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|Position = Iowa State Senate District 28
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael Breitbach''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 28 since 2013.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Michael Breitbach''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 28. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
Breitbach attended Loras College, earning an Accounting and Business degree.<ref name=website>[http://friendsforbreitbach.com "friendsforbreitbach," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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Breitbach earned his B.S. in Accounting and Business from Loras College.<ref name=website>[http://friendsforbreitbach.com "friendsforbreitbach," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Breitbach served on the following committees:
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|Committee1 = Commerce
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|Committee2 = Natural Resources & Environment
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|Committee3 = Transportation
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==Issues==
 
==Issues==
===Campaign Themes===
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==Elections==
 
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===2012===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
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===2010===
 
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Breitbach was a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Iowa House of Representatives, 2010|Republican candidate]] for District 24 of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]] in the [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]]. Breitbach was defeated by [[Roger Thomas]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>  
 
Breitbach was a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Iowa House of Representatives, 2010|Republican candidate]] for District 24 of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]] in the [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]]. Breitbach was defeated by [[Roger Thomas]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>  
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==Personal==
 
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Mike and his wife of 34 years Theresa have four children.<ref name=website/>
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Mike and his wife, Theresa, have four children.<ref name=website/>
  
 
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*[https://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=85&PID=12338 Sen. Breitbach's website]
*[http://friendsforbreitbach.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=122100 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=122100 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=122100 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=122100 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 12:39, 17 June 2013

Michael Breitbach
Michael Breitbach.jpg
Iowa State Senate District 28
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sLoras College
Personal
Place of birthColesburg, Iowa
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Michael Breitbach is a Republican member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 28. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Breitbach earned his B.S. in Accounting and Business from Loras College.[1]

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Natural Resources & Environment
Transportation

Issues

Campaign themes

Breitbach's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Spending:

  • Excerpt:"Our families have to live within our budgets. We need to insure that our state and federal government does the same."

Government Regulations

  • Excerpt:"I believe we need to reevaluate our government's role and reestablish the role of individuals and families."

Finding Solutions

  • Excerpt:"I have a proven record of solving problems in business and I want to bring that approach to state government."

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012

Breitbach ran in the 2012 election for Iowa State Senate District 28. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated John Beard in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa State Senate, District 28, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Breitbach 50.1% 14,867
     Democratic John Beard 49.9% 14,833
Total Votes 29,700

2010

Breitbach was a Republican candidate for District 24 of the Iowa House of Representatives in the November 2, 2010 state legislative elections. Breitbach was defeated by Roger Thomas (D) in the November 2 general election.[4]

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

Personal

Mike and his wife, Theresa, have four children.[1]

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Preceded by
James Seymour (R)
Iowa State Senate District 28
20013–present
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