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}}{{tnr}}'''Patti Ruff'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 56|District 56]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Patti Ruff'''  is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 56. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
==Elections==
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ruff served on the following committees:
  
===2012===
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Committee3 = Natural Resources
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==Elections==
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===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Ruff is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 56. She is running unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Incumbent [[Matt Windschitl]] (R) is running in District 17 due to redistricting. District 16 incumbent [[Bob Hager]] is running unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed April 24, 2012]</ref>
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Ruff ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 56. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated District 16 incumbent [[Bob Hager]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed April 24, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives, District 56, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Patti Ruff
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|Inc2 = Y
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|candidate2 = Bob Hager
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|votes1 = 7361
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|votes2 = 7054
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1412356 ''followthemoney.org'', "Ruff, Patti," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 170494
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 56]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Ruff
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|full Name = Patti Ruff
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 170,494
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|org1 = Iowa Democratic Party
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|org2 = Food & Commercial Workers District 431
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|org3 = Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125
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|org4 = Lincolnway Energy
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|org5 = Iowa Association for Justice
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|orgamount1 = 149835
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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*[https://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=85&PID=12354 Rep. Ruff's website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137981 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137981 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]\
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*[http://www.facebook.com/RuffForIowaHouse Patti Ruff on Facebook]
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*[http://twitter.com/#!/Ruff4StateRep Patti Ruff on Twitter]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147649 2012]
  
 
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Revision as of 05:06, 25 October 2013

Patti Ruff
Patti Ruff.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 56
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Patti Ruff is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 56. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Education
Natural Resources

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Ruff ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 56. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated District 16 incumbent Bob Hager in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 56, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPatti Ruff 51.1% 7,361
     Republican Bob Hager Incumbent 48.9% 7,054
Total Votes 14,415

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Ruff is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Ruff raised a total of $170,494 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[3]

Patti Ruff's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $170,494
Grand Total Raised $170,494

2012

Ruff won election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Ruff raised a total of $170,494.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Patti Ruff's campaign in 2012
Iowa Democratic Party$149,835
Food & Commercial Workers District 431$2,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125$2,000
Lincolnway Energy$1,000
Iowa Association for Justice$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$170,494
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 56
2013-present
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