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Jerry Behn

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Jerry Behn
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Iowa State Senate District 24
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
January 10, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Farmer
Website Senate website
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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References

  1. 2008 Iowa Election Results
  2. 2008 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates
Political offices
Preceded by
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Iowa Senate District 24
1997–present
Succeeded by
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