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Danielson is running for re-election to the [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012|Iowa State Senate]] in 2012. Due to redistricting, he is running in district 30. Danielson is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. [[Matt Reisetter]] is running unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed April 17, 2012]</ref>
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Danielson is running for re-election to the [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012|Iowa State Senate]] in 2012. Due to redistricting, he is running in district 30. Danielson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. [[Matt Reisetter]] is running unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed April 17, 2012]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:02, 5 June 2012

Jeff Danielson
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Iowa State Senate District 10
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
President Pro Tempore, Iowa State Senate
2006-present
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Northern Iowa
Associate'sHawkeye Community College
Master'sUniversity of Northern Iowa, 2004
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1988-1994
Personal
BirthdayAugust 6, 1970
Place of birthWaterloo, IA
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Jeff Danielson (b. August 6, 1970) is a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 10. He has been Senate President Pro Tempore since 2006. Danielson was a candidate for the Iowa State House of Representatives, District 20, in 2002.

Danelson earned his AA from Hawkeye Community College. He went on to receive his BA in Public Administration from the University of Northern Iowa. He later earned his MPP from the University of Northern Iowa in 2004.

Danielson was Electronics Warfare Technician 2nd Class in the United States Navy from 1988 to 1994. He is currently a Firefighter for Cedar Falls, Iowa. He is also Commissioner of the Iowa Department of Transportation.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Danielson has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Danielson served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012

Danielson is running for re-election to the Iowa State Senate in 2012. Due to redistricting, he is running in district 30. Danielson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Matt Reisetter is running unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[1]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Danielson was re-elected to the 10th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Walt Rogers (R). A districtwide recount was conducted after one of the closest races in Black Hawk County history. On November 26, 2008, Rogers conceded the race.[2][3]

Danielson raised $270,574 for his campaign, while Rogers raised $78,184. [4]

Iowa State Senate, District 10, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Danielson Incumbent 50% 16,103
     Republican Walt Rogers 50% 16,081
Total Votes 32,184

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Danielson collected $270,574 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Senate Democratic Majority Fund $98,843
International Association of Fire Fighters $20,000
AFSCME Iowa Council 61 $10,000
All Children Matter $8,171

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Personal

Danielson and his wife, Kim, have two children.

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Preceded by
Merlin Bartz
Iowa Senate District 10
2005–present
Succeeded by
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