|Iowa House of Representatives District 69|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||6|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Bachelor's||University of Iowa|
Running-Marquardt earned her B.S. from the University of Iowa.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Running-Marquardt served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Economic Growth|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Running-Marquardt served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Local Government|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Running-Marquardt served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa|
|• Local Government|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Running-Marquardt served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Natural Resources|
|• Rebuild Iowa and Disaster Recovery|
|• State Government|
Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Kirsten Running-Marquardt was unopposed in the Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
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.
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.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 33 General Election (2010)|
|Kirsten 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.
Comprehensive donor information for Running-Marquardt is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Running-Marquardt raised a total of $100,287 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.
|Kirsten Running-Marquardt's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Iowa State House, District 69||$40,650|
|2010||Iowa State House, District 33||$59,637|
|Grand Total Raised||$100,287|
2012Running-Marquardt won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Running-Marquardt raised a total of $40,650.
|Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Kirsten Running-Marquardt's campaign in 2012|
|Hawkeye Labor Council||$1,500|
|Operating Engineers Local 234||$1,250|
|Associated General Contractors of Iowa||$1,000|
|Iowa Corn Growers Association||$1,000|
|United Union of Roofers Pol Ed & Leg Fund of Iowa||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$40,650|
|Source: Follow the Money|
In 2010 Running-Marquardt collected $59,637 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:
|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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- Profile from Open States
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- Campaign contributions: 2012, 2010
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official primary election candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 30, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed July 7, 2014
- The Des Moines Register, "Election2014," accessed November 4, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed October 1, 2014
- Iowa Department of Elections, "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official 2010 General election results," accessed April 8, 2014
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- Follow The Money, "2010 Contributions," accessed April 7, 2014
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed August 2, 2014
Erik Helland (R)
|Iowa House of Representatives District 69
| Succeeded by|
|Iowa House of Representatives District 33
| Succeeded by|
Kevin McCarthy (D)
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