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Nancy Boettger

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Nancy Boettger
Iowa State Senate District 29
In office
Term ends
January 10, 2015
Years in position 20
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sIowa State University, 1965
Date of birthMay 1, 1943
Place of birthChicago, IL
Office website
Nancy Boettger (b. May 1, 1943) is a Republican member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 29. Boettger was on the Midwest Legislative Council from 1996 to 1998. She then joined the Iowa State Senate in 1995 and has served in that position since. She was Assistant Majority Leader from 1996 to 1998 and has also served as Assistant Minority Leader.

Boettger earned her BA in Sociology from Iowa State University in 1965. She wen on to receive her BA in Education from Buena Vista College in 1982.

Boettger was a Special Education Teacher from 1965 to 1966. She worked as a Middle School Teacher from 1982 to 1986. She has been Director of Education for Myrtie Memorial Hospital from 1986 to the present. She has also been a farmer since 1965.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Boettger has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Boettger served on these committees:


Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Nancy Boettger endorsed Michele Bachmann in the 2012 presidential election. [1]



See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2010

Boettger won re-election to the 29th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate with no opposition. She received 16,127 votes.

Boettger had no opposition in the Republican primary election on June 8th.[2]

Iowa State Senate, District 29 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Nancy Boettger (R) 16,127 100%


On November 7, 2006, Boettger was re-elected to the 29th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate with no opposition. [3] She raised $23,756 for her campaign. [4]

Iowa State Senate, District 29 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngNancy Boettger (R) 14,447

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Boettger was up for re-election, he collected $40,875 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Hawaii State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Nancy Boettger's campaign in 2010
Iowa Credit Union League$3,000
Iowa Dental Association$2,000
Iowa Corn Growers Association$2,000
B U I L D PAC Iowa Bankers Assoc$1,000
Iowa Health Care Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $40,875


In 2006 Boettger collected $23,756 in donations.[6]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $1,500
Iowa Health Care Association $1,500
Iowa Dental Association $1,000
All Children Matter $1,000

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Boettger and her husband, H. David, have four children.

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