Pam Jochum

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Pam Jochum
Iowa State Senate District 14
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 10, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Instructor
Website Senate website
Pam Jochum (b. September 26, 1954) is a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 14. 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.

Jochum earned her BA from Loras College.

Jochum is a Residence Hall Director and Public Information and Marketing Director for Loras College.

Committee assignments


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


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



On November 4, 2008, Jochum was elected to the 14th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating John Hulsizer Jr. (R). [1] Jochum raised $22,836 for her campaign, while Hulsizer raised $7,350. [2]

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


In 2008 Jochum collected $22,836 in donations.[3]

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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  1. 2008 Iowa Election Results
  2. 2008 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates
  3. 2008 Contributions to Pam Jochum
Political offices
Preceded by
Mike Connolly
Iowa Senate District 14
Succeeded by