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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Courtney''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa Senate]], representing District 44.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Thomas Courtney''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa Senate]], representing District 44. Courtney was a member of the Burlington School Board.  He joined the Iowa State Senate in 2002 and has served in that position since.  He has been Senate Majority Whip since 2006
 
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===Professional experience===
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Courtney served in the United States Air Force.  He has also worked for Case/New Holland Company.  He is now retired.
 
Courtney served in the United States Air Force.  He has also worked for Case/New Holland Company.  He is now retired.
 
===Political experience===
 
 
Courtney was a member of the Burlington School Board.  He joined the Iowa State Senate in 2002 and has served in that position since.  He has been Senate Majority Whip since 2006, representing the 44th district.
 
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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* [[Rules and Administration Committee, Iowa Senate]]
 
* [[Rules and Administration Committee, Iowa Senate]]
 
* [[State Government Committee, Iowa Senate]]
 
* [[State Government Committee, Iowa Senate]]
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==Elections==
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008, Courtney was re-elected to the 44th District Seat in the [[Iowa State Senate]], defeating David Kerr (R). <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election Results]</ref> Courtney raised $89,781 for his campaign, while Kerr raised $8,433. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 Money Raised by Iowa Candidates, 2008]</ref>
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| colspan="2" | {{won}}'''Thomas Courtney (D)'''
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| align="right" | 15,601
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| colspan="2" | David Kerr (R)
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| align="right" | 10,536
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32818 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32818 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96444 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80096 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62897 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8294 2002]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96444 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80096 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62897 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8294 2002]
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==References==
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{{Iowa State Senators}}
 
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[[Category:Iowa Senate]]

Revision as of 18:12, 12 June 2010

Thomas Courtney
ThomasCourtney.jpg
Iowa State Senate District 44
Incumbent
Assumed office
2002
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Retired
Website Senate website
Thomas Courtney is a Democratic member of the Iowa Senate, representing District 44. Courtney was a member of the Burlington School Board. He joined the Iowa State Senate in 2002 and has served in that position since. He has been Senate Majority Whip since 2006

Courtney served in the United States Air Force. He has also worked for Case/New Holland Company. He is now retired.

Committee assignments

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Courtney was re-elected to the 44th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating David Kerr (R). [1] Courtney raised $89,781 for his campaign, while Kerr raised $8,433. [2]

Iowa State Senate, District 44 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngThomas Courtney (D) 15,601
David Kerr (R) 10,536

Personal

Courtney is widowed and has three children.

External links

References

  1. 2008 Iowa Election Results
  2. Money Raised by Iowa Candidates, 2008