|General election||November 4, 2014|
|U.S. House, Iowa, District 3|
|Iowa State Senate District 37|
She was a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 37. Appel joined the Iowa State Senate in 2007 served in that position until 2010. She served as an Assistant Majority Leader.
Appel has worked as a Financial Consultant for both USB Paine Webber and Merrill Lynch.
- Agriculture Committee, Iowa State Senate
- Appropriations Committee, Iowa State Senate
- Education Committee, Iowa State Senate
- Rebuild Iowa Committee, Iowa State Senate
- State Government Committee, Iowa State Senate
Appel's campaign announcement on July 9, 2013, "Meet Staci Appel"
Appel is running for election to the U.S. House, representing the 3rd congressional district of Iowa. She is seeking the Democratic nomination in the primary. The general election takes place on November 4, 2014.
- See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2010
In the June 8 primary election, Appel ran unopposed. 
On November 7, 2006, Appel was elected to the 37th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Julian B. Garrett (R).  Appel raised $318,986 for her campaign, while Garrett raised $83,704. 
|Iowa State Senate, District 37 (2006)|
|Staci Appel (D)||12,827|
|Julian B. Garrett (R)||12,055|
In 2006 Appel collected $318,986 in donations.
Her four largest contributors were:
|Iowa Senate Majority Fund||$112,543|
|Newlin, Doris Jean||$15,450|
|Iowa Democratic Party||$11,234|
|Iowa Senate Majority Fund||$10,553|
Appel and her husband, Brent, have five children. Her husband, Brent, sits on the Iowa Supreme Court.
- Appel for Iowa State Seante Campaign Website
- Appel in Iowa State Senate Website
- Official Iowa State Senate website of Staci Appel
- Results for the November 2, 2010 general election, Iowa
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
- Staci Appel on Facebook
- Staci Appel on YouTube
- Roll Call "Democratic Recruit Files to Challenge Latham #IA03" Accessed July 9, 2013
- Des Moines Register "Democrat Staci Appel opts against challenging Tom Latham for Congress" Accessed April 16, 2013
- Iowa State Senate Official General Election Results
- Official Iowa Senate Primary Election Results
- 2006 Iowa Election Results
- Money Raised by Iowa Candidates, 2006
- 2006 Contributions to Staci Appel
- QC Times "Former Iowa Sen. Staci Appel to run for Congress" Accessed July 9, 2013
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