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|Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014#District 44|November 4, 2014]]
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Revision as of 13:17, 19 March 2014

Rob Taylor
Rob Taylor.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 44
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 2
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
High schoolLincoln High School
Bachelor'sUpper Iowa University
Master'sWilliam Penn University
ProfessionAutomotive Consultant
Office website
Rob Taylor is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 44. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Taylor earned his Bachelor's from Upper Iowa University and his Master's in Business Leadership from William Penn University.[1]

Committee assignments


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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Economic Growth
Environmental Protection, Vice-chair
Human Resources


Campaign themes

Taylor's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Jobs & Economy

  • Excerpt:"To create jobs and grow the economy, businesses need a stable climate to plan for future growth and job creation."

Taxes & Spending

  • Excerpt:"Rob will focus on lower corporate income taxes & reducing commercial property taxes but work to prevent a shift of taxation on personal income taxes and personal property taxes."


  • Excerpt:"Rob supports policies that empower parents and communities to make decisions at the local level so that we can again reach best in the nation status in our school system and prepare our children to compete in a global economy."

Personal Freedom

  • Excerpt:"Rob believes that government functions its best in a smaller, leaner form; and that states rights should preclude federal mandates."



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Rob Taylor was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4][5]


See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Taylor ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 44. Taylor ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Eric Brenneman in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Iowa House of Representatives, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Taylor 58.2% 10,101
     Democratic Eric Brenneman 41.8% 7,242
Total Votes 17,343

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Taylor is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Taylor raised a total of $74,584 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[6]

Rob Taylor's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 44 Won $74,584
Grand Total Raised $74,584


Taylor won election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Taylor raised a total of $74,584.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rob Taylor (Iowa)'s campaign in 2012
Iowa Republican Party$4,423
Taylor, Rob & Christi$2,889
For Americas Republican Majority Pac$2,000
Grooters, Ron & Kay$1,946
Taylor, Robert W$1,946
Total Raised in 2012$74,584
Source: Follow the Money


Rob and his wife, Christi, have four children.[1]

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Preceded by
Annette Sweeney (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 44
Succeeded by