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}}{{tnr}}'''Pam Jochum''' (b. September 26, 1954) is the [[Democratic]] [[President of the Senate|President]] of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 50 since 2013. She previously represented District 14 from 2009 to 2013. Jochum was Statewide Co-Chair for United States Senator Tom Harkin's Re-Election Committee. In 1980 she was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention. She was Chair of the Dubuque County Democratic Central Committee in 1982. She was also Floor Whip at the Democratic National Convention in 1984. She served in the Iowa State House of Representatives from 1992 to 2008.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Pam Jochum''' (b. September 26, 1954) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 50  and serving as [[President of the Senate|President]]. She was first elected to the senate in 2008. She previously served in the [[Iowa House of Representatives]] from 1992 to 2008.
  
Jochum earned her BA from Loras College.
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Jochum earned her B.A. from Loras College. Her professional experience includes working as a Residence Hall Director and Public Information and Marketing Director for Loras College.
 
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Jochum is a Residence Hall Director and Public Information and Marketing Director for Loras College.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Jochum 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 = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Human Resources
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|Committee2 = Rules and Administration
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|Chair2 = Vice-chair
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|Committee3 = State Government
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|Chair3 = Vice-chair
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
 
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jochum served on these committees:
 
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jochum served on these committees:
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Jochum was elected to the 14th District Seat in the [[Iowa State Senate]], defeating John Hulsizer Jr. (R). <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election Results]</ref>  Jochum raised $22,836 for her campaign, while Hulsizer raised $7,350. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 2008 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Jochum was elected to the 14th District Seat in the [[Iowa State Senate]], defeating John Hulsizer Jr. (R).<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election Results]</ref>  Jochum raised $22,836 for her campaign, while Hulsizer raised $7,350.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 2008 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates]</ref>
 
{{Votebox |
 
{{Votebox |
 
   office = Iowa State Senate, District 14 (2008)
 
   office = Iowa State Senate, District 14 (2008)
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Jochum
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|Full name = Pam Jochum
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|year = 1998
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1604 ''followthemoney.org'', "Jochum, Pam," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 35872
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012|Iowa State Senate, District 50]]
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|totalraised2010 = 60
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|result2010 = N/A
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|office2010 = [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2010|Iowa State Senate, District 14]]
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|totalraised2008 = 22836
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2008|Iowa State Senate, District 14]]
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|totalraised2006 = 20931
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006|Iowa State House, District 27]]
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|totalraised2004 = 2560
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004|Iowa State House, District 27]]
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|totalraised2002 = 14185
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002|Iowa State House, District 27]]
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|totalraised2000 = 5485
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|result2000 = Won
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|office2000 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2000|Iowa State House, District 35]]
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|totalraised1998 = 8083
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|result1998 = Won
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|office1998 = [[Iowa House of Representatives|Iowa State House, District 35]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Jochum
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|full Name = Pam Jochum
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140096
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|office= Iowa State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 35,872
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|org1 = Iowa Credit Union League
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|org2 = Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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|org3 = Hy-Vee Inc
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|org4 = Dubuque County Democratic Central Cmte
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|org5 = Iowa Healthcare Association
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|orgamount1 = 3000
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|orgamount2 = 3000
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|orgamount3 = 1750
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|orgamount4 = 1325
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|orgamount5 = 1325
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|}}
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===2008===
 
===2008===
 
In 2008 Jochum collected $22,836 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=103197 2008 Contributions to Pam Jochum]</ref>
 
In 2008 Jochum collected $22,836 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=103197 2008 Contributions to Pam Jochum]</ref>
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Pam + Jochum + Iowa + Senate'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Pam + Jochum + Iowa + Senate'''
 
:''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=Pam+Jochum+Iowa+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Pam Jochum News Feed</rss>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Pam+Jochum+Iowa+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Pam Jochum News Feed}}
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.senate.iowa.gov/jochum/ Sen. Jochum's Website]
 
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=35 Official Iowa State Senate website of Pam Jochum]
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=35 Official Iowa State Senate website of Pam Jochum]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6509 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6509 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=6509 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=6509 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=103197 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80137 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62960 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8314 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27798 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27521 1998]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140096 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=122609 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=103197 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80137 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62960 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8314 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27798 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27521 1998]
  
 
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Revision as of 18:14, 9 March 2014

Pam Jochum
Jochum.jpg
Iowa State Senate District 50
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
President, Iowa State Senate
2013 - present
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Iowa State House of Representatives
1992-2008
Education
Associate'sLoras College
Bachelor'sLoras College
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 26, 1954
Place of birthDubuque, IA
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Pam Jochum (b. September 26, 1954) is a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 50 and serving as President. She was first elected to the senate in 2008. She previously served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1992 to 2008.

Jochum earned her B.A. from Loras College. Her professional experience includes working as a Residence Hall Director and Public Information and Marketing Director for Loras College.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Human Resources
Rules and Administration, Vice-chair
State Government, Vice-chair
Ways and Means

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Jochum served on these committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012

Jochum ran for re-election to the Iowa State Senate in 2012. Due to redistricting, she ran in district 50. Jochum ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. She defeated William Johnson (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa State Senate, District 50, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPam Jochum Incumbent 68% 20,808
     Republican William Johnson 32% 9,790
Total Votes 30,598

2008

On November 4, 2008, Jochum was elected to the 14th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating John Hulsizer Jr. (R).[3] Jochum raised $22,836 for her campaign, while Hulsizer raised $7,350.[4]

Iowa State Senate, District 14 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPam Jochum (D) 19,443
John Hulsizer Jr. (R) 8,428

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Jochum is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Jochum raised a total of $110,012 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[5]

Pam Jochum's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State Senate, District 50 Won $35,872
2010 Iowa State Senate, District 14 Not up for election $60
2008 Iowa State Senate, District 14 Won $22,836
2006 Iowa State House, District 27 Won $20,931
2004 Iowa State House, District 27 Won $2,560
2002 Iowa State House, District 27 Won $14,185
2000 Iowa State House, District 35 Won $5,485
1998 Iowa State House, District 35 Won $8,083
Grand Total Raised $110,012

2012

Jochum won re-election to the Iowa State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Jochum raised a total of $35,872.
Iowa State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Pam Jochum's campaign in 2012
Iowa Credit Union League$3,000
Associated General Contractors of Iowa$3,000
Hy-Vee Inc$1,750
Dubuque County Democratic Central Cmte$1,325
Iowa Healthcare Association$1,325
Total Raised in 2012$35,872
Source:Follow the Money

2008

In 2008 Jochum collected $22,836 in donations.[6]

Four of her largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Dubuque County Democratic Central Committee $2,260
Meehan, Terrence S. $1,000
Jochum, T.J. $500
McCoy-Davis, Judy $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Michael Gronstal (D)
Iowa State Senate District 50
2013-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Mike Connolly
Iowa State Senate District 14
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Amy Sinclair (R)