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  name                = Walt Rogers |
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  |Name = Walt Rogers
  political position = Candidate for <br> [[Iowa House of Representatives|Iowa, District 20]] |
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|Profile picture = Walt Rogers.jpg
  incumbency          = Representative-elect |
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 60
  assumed office      = 2011 |
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|Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2012 |
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  |Tenure = January 10, 2011-Present
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
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  |Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Walt Rogers''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Iowa House of Representatives, 2010|Republican candidate]] for District 20 of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]] in the [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]].
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|Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''Walt Rogers''' (b. July 5, 1961) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 60 and serving as [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
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Rogers earned his B.S. in Manufacturing and Management Technology from the University of Northern Iowa. His professional experience includes working as a leadership consultant and concert/event planner.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Administration and Rules
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|Chair1 = Vice-chair
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|Committee2 = Appropriations
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|Committee3 = Economic Growth
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|Committee4 =  Education
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|Committee5 = Transportation
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 = Judiciary
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|Committee3 = State Government
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|Committee4 = Transportation
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==Issues==
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===Presidential preference===
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{{presendorsetest|2012|Rick Santorum}}<ref>[http://www.ricksantorum.com/news/2011/07/iowa-state-representative-walt-rogers-endorses-rick-santorum ''Rick Santorum for President'' "Iowa State Representative Walt Rogers Endorses Rick Santorum," July 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Elections==
 
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Rogers ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 60. Rogers ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Bob Greenwood]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives, District 59, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|winner1 = Walt Rogers
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Bob Greenwood
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|votes1 = 8966
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|votes2 = 8298
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
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Rogers won election to the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating incumbent [[Doris Kelley]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.iowaelectionresults.gov/ Unofficial Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results]</ref>
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Rogers won election to the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating incumbent [[Doris Kelley]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>  
  
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{{Votebox |
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  office = Iowa House of Representatives, District 20 General Election (2010)
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| colspan="2" | {{won}}'''Walt Rogers (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''6,997'''
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| colspan="2" | Doris Kelley (D)
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| align="right" | 6,031
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|}
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===2008===
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On November 4, 2008, [[Jeff Danielson]] was re-elected to the 10th District Seat in the [[Iowa State Senate]], defeating Walt Rogers (R). A districtwide recount was conducted after one of the closest races in Black Hawk County history. On November 26, 2008, Rogers conceded the race.<ref>[http://wcfcourier.com/news/local/walt-rogers-concedes-senate-race/article_c5083d24-aba8-5b40-a78a-7e8f57ae6db0.html ''WCF Courier'' "Walt Rogers concedes Senate 10 race," November 26, 2008]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election Results]</ref> Danielson raised $270,574 for his campaign, while Rogers raised $78,184. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 2008 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates]</ref>
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{{Election box 2008
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|Chamber= Iowa State Senate, District 10
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|party1=Democratic
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|party2=Republican
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|winner1 =Jeff Danielson
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Walt Rogers
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|votes1 = 16103
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|votes2 = 16081
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
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===2010===
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In 2010, Rogers raised $180,105 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref> 
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His four largest contributors were:
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| Iowa Republican Party
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| Align="Right" | $84,442
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| Block, John W
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| Align="Right" | $12,350
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| Iowa Credit Union League
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| Align="Right" | $10,000
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| For Americas Republican Majority PAC
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| Align="Right" | $5,000
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==Personal==
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Rogers and his wife, Jenny, have three children. He is a board member for the community organizations Safe and Drug Free Committee, Alternatives Pregnancy Center, My Waterloo Days and Love Cedar Valley.
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Walt + Rogers + Iowa + Legislature'''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.iowaelectionresults.gov/ Unofficial Iowa General Election Results]]
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*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=10790 Iowa House of Representatives - Rep. Walt Rogers]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=103303 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=103303 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121654 2010]
  
 
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Revision as of 09:04, 18 June 2013

Walt Rogers
Walt Rogers.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 60
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Northern Iowa, 1984
Personal
BirthdayJuly 5, 1961
Place of birthWaterloo
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Walt Rogers (b. July 5, 1961) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 60 and serving as Assistant Majority Leader. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Rogers earned his B.S. in Manufacturing and Management Technology from the University of Northern Iowa. His professional experience includes working as a leadership consultant and concert/event planner.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Administration and Rules, Vice-chair
Appropriations
Economic Growth
Education
Transportation

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rogers served on the following committees:

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Walt Rogers endorsed Rick Santorum in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Rogers ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 60. Rogers ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Bob Greenwood (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 59, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngWalt Rogers Incumbent 51.9% 8,966
     Democratic Bob Greenwood 48.1% 8,298
Total Votes 17,264

2010

Rogers won election to the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating incumbent Doris Kelley (D) in the November 2 general election.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 20 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngWalt Rogers (R) 6,997
Doris Kelley (D) 6,031

2008

On November 4, 2008, Jeff Danielson was re-elected to the 10th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Walt Rogers (R). A districtwide recount was conducted after one of the closest races in Black Hawk County history. On November 26, 2008, Rogers conceded the race.[5][6] Danielson raised $270,574 for his campaign, while Rogers raised $78,184. [7]

Iowa State Senate, District 10, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Danielson Incumbent 50% 16,103
     Republican Walt Rogers 50% 16,081
Total Votes 32,184

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Rogers raised $180,105 in contributions. [8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $84,442
Block, John W $12,350
Iowa Credit Union League $10,000
For Americas Republican Majority PAC $5,000

Personal

Rogers and his wife, Jenny, have three children. He is a board member for the community organizations Safe and Drug Free Committee, Alternatives Pregnancy Center, My Waterloo Days and Love Cedar Valley.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Walt + Rogers + Iowa + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Peter Cownie (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 60
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Doris Kelley
Iowa House of Representatives District 20
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Clel Baudler (R)