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  name                = Jim Lykam |
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  |Name = Jim Lykam
  political position  = Iowa House of Representatives District 85 |
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 89
  assumed office     = 2003 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 2003-Present
  political party    = [[Democrat]] |
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
  profession          = Legislator |
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|Assumed office = 2003
  website             = [http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=246&ga=83 House site] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jim Lykam''' (b. December 16, 1949) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 85th District since 2003.
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|Birthday = December 16, 1949
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|Place of birth = Davenport, IA
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|Profession = Sales Manager, Action Glass & Trim, Inc
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jim Lykam''' (b. December 16, 1949) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 89. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.
  
==Committee membership==
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==Committee assignments==
* [[Natural Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Natural Resources]]
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===2013-2014===
* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]] (Chair)
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lykam served on the following committees:
*Subcommittee on Transportation, Infrastructure, and Capitals Appropriations
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* [[Transportation Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Commerce
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|Committee2 = Natural Resources
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|Committee3 = Transportation
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lykam served on the following committees:
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Commerce
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|Committee2 = Natural Resources
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|Committee3 = Transportation  
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lykam served on the following committees:
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Natural Resources
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|Committee2 = Public Safety
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|Chair2 = Chair
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|Committee3 = Transportation  
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|Committee4 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Lykam ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 89. Lykam ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Bill Edmond]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives, District 89, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Jim Lykam
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Bill Edmond
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|votes1 = 10357
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|votes2 = 4992
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Lykam is running for re-election to the 85th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition.  He was also unopposed in the Democratic primary.  The general election takes place on November 2, 2010.
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Lykam won re-election to the 85th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition.  He was also unopposed in the Democratic primary.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}}'''Jim Lykam (D)'''
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| align="right" | 6,826
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===2008===
 
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==Campaign Donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Lykam
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|Full name = Jim Lykam
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|year = 2002
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|Editdate = September 20, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=4819 ''followthemoney.org'', "Lykam, Jim," accessed September 20, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 74036
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 89]]
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|totalraised2010 = 38138
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|Iowa State House, District 85]]
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|totalraised2008 = 71560
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008|Iowa State House, District 85]]
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|totalraised2006 = 58022
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006|Iowa State House, District 85]]
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|totalraised2004 = 42192
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004|Iowa State House, District 85]]
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|totalraised2002 = 68780
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002|Iowa State House, District 85]]
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 74,036
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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|org2 = Iowa Association of Realtors
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|org3 = Operating Engineers Local 234
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|org4 = Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Stores of Iowa
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|org5 = Iowa Motor Truck Association
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|orgamount1 = 6000
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|orgamount2 = 4500
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|orgamount3 = 3000
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|orgamount4 = 2500
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In 2010 Lykam collected $38,138 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $38,138
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|org1 = Iowa Association Of Realtors
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|org2 = Associated General Contractors Of Iowa
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|org3 = Iowa Wholesale Beer Distributors Association
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|org4 = Petroleum Marketers & Convenience Stores Of Iowa
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|org5 = Iowa Dental Association
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|orgdonor1 = $3,500
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|orgdonor2 = $2,500
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|orgdonor3 = $2,000
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|orgdonor4 = $1,700
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|orgdonor5 = $1,590
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==Recent news==
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*[http://www.house.iowa.gov/lykam/ Jim Lykam's Official Website]
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*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=246 Jim Lykam on the Iowa House Website]  
*[http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=246&ga=83 Jim Lykam on the Iowa House Website]  
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32546 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32546 Project Vote Smart Bio]
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*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=32546 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=32546 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140222 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121587 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96499 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80151 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62981 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=13339 2002]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96499 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80151 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62981 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=13339 2002]
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Jim Lykam
Jim Lykam.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 89
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sPalmer Junior College
Personal
BirthdayDecember 16, 1949
Place of birthDavenport, IA
ProfessionSales Manager, Action Glass & Trim, Inc
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jim Lykam (b. December 16, 1949) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 89. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lykam served on the following committees:

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Natural Resources
Transportation

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lykam served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lykam served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lykam ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 89. Lykam ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Bill Edmond (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 89, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJim Lykam Incumbent 67.5% 10,357
     Republican Bill Edmond 32.5% 4,992
Total Votes 15,349

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lykam won re-election to the 85th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 85
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngJim Lykam (D) 6,826

2008

On November 4, 2008, Lykam was re-elected to the 85th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Linda Greenlee (R). [4] Lykam raised $71,560 for his campaign, while Greenlee raised $19,064. [5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 85
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngJim Lykam (D) 9,892
Linda Greenlee (R) 5,330

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Lykam is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Lykam raised a total of $352,728 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[6]

Jim Lykam's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 89 Won $74,036
2010 Iowa State House, District 85 Won $38,138
2008 Iowa State House, District 85 Won $71,560
2006 Iowa State House, District 85 Won $58,022
2004 Iowa State House, District 85 Won $42,192
2002 Iowa State House, District 85 Won $68,780
Grand Total Raised $352,728

2012

Lykam won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lykam raised a total of $74,036.

2010

In 2010 Lykam collected $38,138 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]


2008

In 2008 Lykam collected $71,560 in donations.[8]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Democratic Party $7,245
Iowa Credit Union League $2,750
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $2,750
Unite Our States $2,500
Schwartz, Bernard L. $2,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jarad Klein (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 89
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 85
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Vicki Lensing (D)