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'''Polly Bukta''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 26th District.
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name                = Polly Bukta|
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profile image      = Polly Bukta.jpg |
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political position  = Iowa House of Representatives District 26 |
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retired = Former member|
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term in office began      = 1997 |
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term in office ended = 2011 |
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political party    = [[Democratic]] |
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profession          = Teacher |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Polly Bukta''' (b. April 3, 1937) was a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].  She represented the 26th District from 1997 to 2011. During that time she served as [[State House Speaker Pro Tempore|House Speaker Pro Tempore]].
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Bukta is a teacher.
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She is a member of the American Association of University Women, Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce, [[Clinton County, Iowa|Clinton County]] Democrats, Clinton Education Association,
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Delta Kappa Gamma, Iowa State Teachers Association, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and the [[National Education Association]].<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=11026 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Bukta]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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* [[Agriculture Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[Education Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Education]]
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*Legislative Council
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* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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*Subcommittee on Capital Projects
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*Subcommittee on Studies
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* [[Veterans Affairs Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Veterans Affairs]]
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* [[Ways and Means Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Ways and Means]]
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==Elections==
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===2010===
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::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
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Bukta did not run for re-election in 2010.
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008, Bukta was re-elected to the 26th District Seat in the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating Jonathan Van Roekel (R).<ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Official 2008 General election results," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref> Bukta raised $50,415 for her campaign, while Van Roekel raised $5,327.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 ''Follow The Money'' "Funds raised by 2008 Iowa House candidates," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref>
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{{Votebox |
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  office = Iowa House of Representatives, District 26
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}}'''Polly Bukta (D)
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| align="right" | 8,351
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| colspan="2" | Jonathan Van Roekel (R)
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| align="right" | 4,834
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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===2008===
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In 2008 Bukta collected $50,415 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96439 2008 Contributions to Polly Bukta]</ref>
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Four of her largest contributors were:
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| Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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| align="right" | $3,000
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| Lawlor, Elena
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| align="right" | $2,000
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| Iowa Wholesale Beer Distributors Association
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| align="right" | $1,750
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| Kirke, Gerald M.
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| align="right" | $1,500
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|}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=38&ga=83 Iowa House of Representatives - Rep. Polly Bukta]  
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=11026 Project Vote Smart profile]
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{{Wikipedia}}
*[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96439 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]
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*[http://www.house.iowa.gov/bukta/ Polly Bukta's Official Website]
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*[http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=38&ga=83 Polly Bukta on the Iowa Legislature Website]  
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=11026 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=11026 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96439 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80090 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62885 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8333 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27705 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27415 1998]
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==References==
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{{succession box | before = - | title = Iowa House of Representatives District 26 | years = 1997–2011| after = [[Mary Wolfe]]}}
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Revision as of 18:57, 7 April 2014

Polly Bukta
Polly Bukta.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 26
Former member
Term in office began
1997
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Democratic
Profession Teacher
Polly Bukta (b. April 3, 1937) was a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives. She represented the 26th District from 1997 to 2011. During that time she served as House Speaker Pro Tempore.

Bukta is a teacher.

She is a member of the American Association of University Women, Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce, Clinton County Democrats, Clinton Education Association, Delta Kappa Gamma, Iowa State Teachers Association, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and the National Education Association.[1]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Bukta did not run for re-election in 2010.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bukta was re-elected to the 26th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Jonathan Van Roekel (R).[2] Bukta raised $50,415 for her campaign, while Van Roekel raised $5,327.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 26
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPolly Bukta (D) 8,351
Jonathan Van Roekel (R) 4,834

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Bukta collected $50,415 in donations.[4]

Four of her largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $3,000
Lawlor, Elena $2,000
Iowa Wholesale Beer Distributors Association $1,750
Kirke, Gerald M. $1,500

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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 26
1997–2011
Succeeded by
Mary Wolfe