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Steve Bomgaars
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives District 2
PartyDemocratic
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ProfessionTeacher
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Steve Bomgaars was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 2 of the Iowa House of Representatives.

Bomgaars has taught social studies for more than thirty years.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

Bomgaars' website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Experience

  • Excerpt:"I want to take my experience as an elected official and my real life experience as a taxpayer, homeowner, parent, actively involved citizen and 35 years in the field of education to the Iowa State House."

Education

  • Excerpt:"I strongly support Pre-K education for all of Iowa’s children – adequate funding for K-12 – a strong commitment to the engines of economic development, our community colleges, and a recommitment to making our state universities affordable for all Iowans."

Economic Development

  • Excerpt:"We have an opportunity to partner with agribusiness, manufacturing and educational institutions to bring good paying jobs to our rural communities."

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Bomgaars ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 2. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and was defeated by Megan Hess (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 2, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMegan Hess 56.5% 8,652
     Democratic Steve Bomgaars 43.5% 6,652
Total Votes 15,304

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Bomgaars and his wife Marti have two children.<name ref=website/>

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