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Kirsten Running-Marquardt
Iowa House of Representatives District 69
In office
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 5
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Iowa
Office website
Personal website
Kirsten Running-Marquardt is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 69 since 2013. She previously represented District 33 from 2010 to 2013. She first won a special election to the seat on November 24, 2009.

Running-Marquardt graduated from the University of Iowa. She also attended Kirkwood Community College.

Committee assignments


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


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



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Running-Marquardt ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 69. Running-Marquardt ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. No Republican candidates filed in the district. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]


Running-Marquardt won re-election to the 33rd District seat in 2010. She faced no opposition in the June 8 primary. Josh Thurston ran for the seat on the Republican ticket. The general election was held on November 2.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 33 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKirsten Running-Marquardt (D) 5,364
Josh Thurston (R) 3,067


On November 24, 2009, Running-Marquardt won a special election to the Iowa House of Representatives District 33.

Campaign donors


In 2010 Running-Marquardt collected $59,637 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[4]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kirsten Running-Marquardt's campaign in 2010
International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers$8,750
Service Employees International Union$5,000
Service Employees Local 199$2,250
Ironworkers Local 89$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $59,637

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Political offices
Preceded by
Erik Helland (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 69
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Richard Taylor
Iowa House of Representatives District 33
Succeeded by
Kevin McCarthy (D)