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Jim Lykam

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Jim Lykam
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Iowa House of Representatives District 85
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Jim Lykam (b. December 16, 1949) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 85th District since 2003.

Committee membership



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.


On November 4, 2008, Lykam was re-elected to the 85th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Linda Greenlee (R). [1] Lykam raised $71,560 for his campaign, while Greenlee raised $19,064. [2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 85
Candidates Votes

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

Campaign Donors


In 2008 Lykam collected $71,560 in donations.[3]

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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