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Paul Shomshor, Jr.
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Iowa House of Representatives District 100
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Tax Manager, Conagra Foods, Inc
Paul Shomshor, Jr. (b. April 10, 1967) was a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 100th District from 2003 (a year in which he won a special election) to 2011.

Shomshor is a Tax Manager with Conagra Foods, Incorporated. He has previously been a Tax Senior with Baird, Kurtz, and Dobon, and a Tax Analyst with Coopers and Lybrand.

He is a member of the Jaycees, Optimists, and Rotary.[1]

Committee assignments



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Shomshor lost his bid for re-election to the 100th District seat against Mark A. Brandenburg (R). Shomshor had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 100 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMark A. Brandenburg (R) 3,699
Paul Shomshor, Jr. (D) 3,287


On November 4, 2008, Shomshor was re-elected to the 100th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Scott A. Belt (R).[3] Shomshor raised $151,312 for his campaign, while Belt raised $113,776.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 100
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPaul Shomshor, Jr. (D) 6,208
Scott A. Belt (R) 5,653

Campaign donors


In 2008 Shomshor collected $151,312 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Democratic Party $70,829
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $7,000
All Children Matter $3,986
Iowa Credit Union League $3,500

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Preceded by
Iowa House of Representatives District 100
Succeeded by
Mark A. Brandenburg