|Iowa House of Representatives District 92|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
Kearns served in the United States Air Force from 1965-1969. He has worked as an Industrial Electrician with Metzeler Automotive, and as a Staff Representative of the United Steelworkers.
He is a member of the Lee County Labor Council, University of Iowa Labor Advisory Board, and Co-Chair of the Lee County Labor-Management Commission.
- Environmental Protection (Vice Chair)
- Subcommittee on Administration and Regulation Appropriations
- Veterans Affairs
Kearns ran for re-election to the 92nd District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Kearns was elected to the 92nd District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Gary G. Ramaker (R).  Kearns raised $46,008 for his campaign, while Ramaker raised $5,544. 
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 92|
|Jerry Kearns (D)||7,613|
|Gary G. Ramaker (R)||5,149|
In 2008 Kearns collected $46,008 in donations.
Four of his largest contributors were:
|Steelworkers District 11||$5,500|
|AFSCME Iowa Council 61||$5,000|
|Iowa State Auto Workers||$2,000|
- Jerry Kearns on the Iowa House Website
- Project Vote Smart Bio
- Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
|Iowa House of Representatives District 92
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