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  |Name = Matt Windschitl
 
  |Name = Matt Windschitl
 
  |Profile picture = Matt Windschitl.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Matt Windschitl.jpg
  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 56
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 17
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2007-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2007-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 = 2007
 
  |Assumed office = 2007
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Leadership =  
 
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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 =  
 
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  |First elected = 2006
 
  |First elected = 2006
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
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  |Campaign website =  
 
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  |Personal website =  
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Matt Windschitl''' (b. December 30, 1983) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 56th District since 2007.  He currently serves as an [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]] and was previously an [[State House Assistant Minority Leader|Assistant Minority Leader]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Matt Windschitl''' (b. December 30, 1983) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 17 and serving as [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
  
Windschitl has been a Gunsmith with Double Barrel Shooters Supply, Conductor on the Union Pacific Railroad, and a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Reserve, Iraq.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57046 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Windschitl]</ref>  
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Windschitl's professional experience includes working as a Gunsmith with Double Barrel Shooters Supply and Conductor on the Union Pacific Railroad. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Reserve.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57046 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Windschitl]</ref>  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Windschitl served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Administration and Rules
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Judiciary
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|Committee3 = Local Government
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|Committee4 = Veterans Affairs
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|Committee5 = Ways and Means
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Windschitl has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Windschitl served on the following committees:
* [[Administration and Rules Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Administration and Rules]]
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* [[Commerce Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Commerce]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[Transportation Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Administration and Rules  
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|Committee2 = Commerce  
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|Committee3 = Public Safety  
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|Committee4 = Transportation  
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Windschitl served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Windschitl served on the following committees:
* [[Commerce Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Commerce]]
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* [[Local Government Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Local Government]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Veterans Affairs Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Veterans Affairs]]
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[Ways and Means Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Ways and Means]]
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Commerce  
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|Committee2 = Local Government  
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|Committee3 = Veterans Affairs  
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means  
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Windschitl
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|Full name = Matt Windschitl
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|year = 2006
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=7854 ''followthemoney.org'', "Windschitl, Matt W," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 41715
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 17]]
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|totalraised2010 = 47949
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|Iowa State House, District 56]]
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|totalraised2008 = 45297
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008|Iowa State House, District 56]]
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|totalraised2006 = 69252
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006|Iowa State House, District 56]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Windschitl
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|full Name = Matt Windschitl
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140193
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 41,715
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|org1 = Iowa Association of Realtors
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|org2 = Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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|org3 = Brownell, Pete
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|org4 = Bnsf Railway
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|org5 = John Deere & Co
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|orgamount1 = 4000
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|orgamount2 = 3500
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|orgamount3 = 2500
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 Windschitl collected $47,949 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 Windschitl collected $47,949 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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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Matt + Windschitl + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Matt + Windschitl + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Matt+Windschitl+Iowa+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Matt Windschitl News Feed</rss>
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57046 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=57046 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=57046 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=57046 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96572 2008]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140193 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121691 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96572 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83137 2006]
  
 
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Matt Windschitl
Matt Windschitl.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 17
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service2001-2009
Personal
BirthdayDecember 30, 1983
Place of birthMarshalltown, IA
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Matt Windschitl (b. December 30, 1983) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 17 and serving as Assistant Majority Leader. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Windschitl's professional experience includes working as a Gunsmith with Double Barrel Shooters Supply and Conductor on the Union Pacific Railroad. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Reserve.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Administration and Rules, Chair
Judiciary
Local Government
Veterans Affairs
Ways and Means

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Windschitl ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 17. Winschitl ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Windschitl won re-election to the 56th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 56
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Windschitl (R) 7,854

2008

On November 4, 2008, Windschitl was re-elected to the 56th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Jan Creasman (D). [5] Windschitl raised $45,297 for his campaign, while Creasman raised $8,120. [6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 56
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Windschitl (R) 8,166
Jan Creasman (D) 5,726

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Windschitl is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Windschitl raised a total of $204,213 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[7]

Matt Windschitl's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 17 Won $41,715
2010 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $47,949
2008 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $45,297
2006 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $69,252
Grand Total Raised $204,213

2012

Windschitl won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Windschitl raised a total of $41,715.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Matt Windschitl's campaign in 2012
Iowa Association of Realtors$4,000
Associated General Contractors of Iowa$3,500
Brownell, Pete$2,500
Bnsf Railway$1,000
John Deere & Co$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$41,715
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010 Windschitl collected $47,949 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[8]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Matt Windschitl's campaign in 2010
Iowa Association Of Realtors$3,500
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$3,000
Iowa Credit Union League$2,250
Iowa Bankers Association$2,250
Iowa Corn Growers Association$1,500
Total Raised in 2010 $47,949

2008

In 2008 Windschitl collected $45,297 in donations.[9]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowans for Tax Relief $12,500
Iowa Republican Party $4,951
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $3,500
McElmeel, Eric & Vicki $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Pat Grassley (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 17
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 56
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Patti Ruff (D)