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  |Name = Jerry Behn
  political position  = Iowa State Senate District 24 |
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  |Position = Iowa State Senate District 24
  assumed office      = 1997 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends           = January 10, 2013 |
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  |Tenure = 1997-Present
  political party     = [[Republican]] |
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  |Term ends = January 10, 2013
  profession          = Farmer |
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|Assumed office = 1997
  website             = [http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=140 Senate website] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jerry Behn''' (b. January 31, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 24. Behn was County Supervisor for Boone County from 1995 to 1996.  He joined the Iowa State Senate in 1997 and has served in that position since.  He is currently Assistant Minority Leader.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Jerry Behn''' (b. January 31, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 24. Behn was County Supervisor for Boone County from 1995 to 1996.  He joined the Iowa State Senate in 1997 and has served in that position since.  He is currently Assistant Minority Leader.
  

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Jerry Behn
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Iowa State Senate District 24
Incumbent
In office
1997-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 17
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2008
First elected1996
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
County Supervisor, Boone County
1995-1996
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 31, 1954
Place of birthBoone County, IA
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jerry Behn (b. January 31, 1954) is a Republican member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 24. Behn was County Supervisor for Boone County from 1995 to 1996. He joined the Iowa State Senate in 1997 and has served in that position since. He is currently Assistant Minority Leader.

Behn has received his high school diploma.

Behn is a farmer.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Behn was re-elected to the 24th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Albert Sorensen (D). [1] Behn raised $157,379 for his campaign, while Sorensen raised $22,667. [2]

Iowa State Senate, District 24 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Behn (R) 22,970
Albert Sorensen (D) 16,223

Personal

Behn and his wife, Denise, have four children.

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Iowa Senate District 24
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