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  |Name = Kevin McCarthy
 
  |Name = Kevin McCarthy
 
  |Profile picture = Kevin McCarthy.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Kevin McCarthy.jpg
  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 67
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 33
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2003-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2003-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 10, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2003
 
  |Assumed office = 2003
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
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  |Base salary = $25,000/year
 
  |Base salary = $25,000/year
  |Per diem = $118/day
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |First elected = 2002
 
  |First elected = 2002
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
  |Prior office =  
 
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  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Personal website = http://www.mccarthyforiowa.com/
 
  |Personal website = http://www.mccarthyforiowa.com/
}}{{tnr}}'''Kevin McCarthy''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].  He has represented the 67th District since 2003 and currently serves as [[State House Minority Leader|House Minority Leader]]. McCarthy previously served as [[State House Majority Leader|House Majority Leader]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Kevin McCarthy''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 33 and serving as [[State House Minority Leader|House Minority Leader]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.
  
McCarthy has worked on the staff of Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller, and was an Attorney for the Tobacco Project.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32494 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McCarthy]</ref>  
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McCarthy's professional experience includes working on the staff of Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and as an Attorney for the Tobacco Project.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32494 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McCarthy]</ref>  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McCarthy served on the following committees:
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McCarthy has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McCarthy served on the following committees:
* [[Administration and Rules Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Administration and Rules]]
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*Legislative Council
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===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McCarthy served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McCarthy served on the following committees:
* [[Administration and Rules Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Administration and Rules]]
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*Legislative Council
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{{Committee Assignments
*Subcommittee on Administration (Vice Chair)
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*Subcommittee on Service
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|State = Iowa
*Subcommittee on Studies
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
McCarthy is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 33. McCarthy ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and will be unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=SEN&map=DIST ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Primary Results," June 5, 2012]</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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McCarthy ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 33. McCarthy ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Daniel G. LeRette]] (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 33, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Kevin McCarthy
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Daniel G. LeRette
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|votes1 = 8772
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|votes2 = 3303
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 McCarthy collected $307,550 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>
 
In 2010 McCarthy collected $307,550 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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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Kevin + McCarthy + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Kevin + McCarthy + Iowa + Legislature'''
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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{{Wikipedia}}
 
{{Wikipedia}}
*[http://www.mccarthyforiowa.com/ Kevin McCarthy's Personal Website]
 
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=300 Kevin McCarthy on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=300 Kevin McCarthy on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32494 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32494 Project Vote Smart Bio]
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Revision as of 15:17, 17 June 2013

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 33
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Minority Leader, Iowa State House of Representatives
2011-present
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
Bachelor'sWartburg College
J.D.Drake University
Personal
Place of birthDes Moines, IA
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Kevin McCarthy is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 33 and serving as House Minority Leader. He was first elected to the chamber in 2003.

McCarthy's professional experience includes working on the staff of Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and as an Attorney for the Tobacco Project.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Administration and Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

McCarthy ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 33. McCarthy ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Daniel G. LeRette (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 33, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKevin McCarthy Incumbent 72.6% 8,772
     Republican Daniel G. LeRette 27.4% 3,303
Total Votes 12,075

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

McCarthy won re-election to the 67th District seat against Jeremy L. Walters (R). McCarthy had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 67 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKevin McCarthy (D) 6,226
Jeremy L. Walters (R) 4,173

2008

On November 4, 2008, McCarthy was re-elected to the 67th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Larry Disney (R). [5] McCarthy raised $654,768 for his campaign, while Disney raised $11,507. [6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 67
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKevin McCarthy (D) 9,412
Larry Disney (R) 5,204

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 McCarthy collected $307,550 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kevin McCarthy (Iowa)'s campaign in 2010
Great Plains Laborers District Council$13,000
AFSCME Iowa Council 61$11,000
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$8,500
Operating Engineers Local 234$7,500
Iowa Bankers Association$7,000
Total Raised in 2010 $307,550

2008

In 2008 McCarthy collected $654,768 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa State Education Association $89,500
MacGilvray, James P. $30,000
McCarthy for State Representative $25,600
Nayak, Rughuveer $25,000

Recent news

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kirsten Running-Marquardt (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 33
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 67
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Kraig Paulsen (R)