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Sharon Steckman
Sharon Steckman.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 13
In office
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 5
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sIowa State University
Master'sMorningside College
Place of birthChicago, IL
Office website
Personal website
Sharon Steckman is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives. She has represented the 13th District since 2009 and currently serves as an Assistant Minority Leader. Steckman previously served as an Assistant Majority Leader.

Steckman is a teacher.

She is a member of the Mason City Swim Club, Mason City Youth Hockey Association, Trinity God Squad, and Trinity Lutheran Church.[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Steckman has been appointed to the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Steckman served on the following committees:



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Steckman won re-election to the 13th District seat against Brian R. Randall (R). Steckman had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 13 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.pngSharon Steckman (D) 6,235
Brian R. Randall (R) 4,011


On November 4, 2008, Steckman was elected to the 13th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Scott Tornquist (R). [3] Steckman raised $169,289 for her campaign, while Tornquist raised $268,468. [4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 13
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.pngSharon Steckman (D) 8,366
Scott Tornquist (R) 6,267

Campaign donors


In 2008 Steckman collected $169,289 in donations.[5]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Democratic Party $95,787
United Food & Commercial Workers International Union $9,000
Great Plains Laborers District Council $5,000
Iowa Federation of Labor $3,500

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