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Keith Kreiman

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Keith Kreiman
Iowa State Senate District 47
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
Keith Kreiman (b. June 28, 1954) was a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 47. Kreiman was on the State Democratic Platform Committee in 1988. He also served on the Davis County School Board from 1988 to 1993. He then served in the Iowa State House of Representatives from 1992 to 2002. He joined the Iowa State Senate in 2003 and served until 2010.

Kreiman earned his AA from Ellsworth Community College in 1974. He went on to receive his BA from Seattle University in 1976. He then earned his JD from the University of Iowa in 1978.

Kreiman was a Laborer for United Hydraulics Corp from 1971 to 1976. He has been a private practice attorney since 1978.

Committee assignments



See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2010

Kreiman lost to Republican candidate Mark Chelgren by a margin of 9,582 to 9,572 in the November 2 general election. [1]

In the June 8 primary election, Kreiman ran unopposed. [2]


On November 7, 2006, Kreiman was re-elected to the 47th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Keith Caviness (R) and Max Hulen (nominated by petition). [3] Kreiman raised $91,014 for his campaign, while Caviness raised $55,267 and Hulen raised $0. [4]

Iowa State Senate, District 47 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKeith Kreiman (D) 11,790
Keith Caviness (R) 6,183
Max Hulen 566

Campaign donors


In 2006 Kreiman collected $91,014 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Senate Majority Fund $29,230
Iowa Democratic Party $7,785
Iowa Farm Bureau $4,429
Iowa State Bar Association $3,400


Kreiman and his wife, Rose Ann, have three children.

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Preceded by
David P. Miller
Iowa Senate District 47
Succeeded by
Mark Chelgren