Walt Rogers

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Walt Rogers
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Iowa House of Representatives District 20
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
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 the 20th District since January 10, 2011.

Rogers is a leadership consultant with experience as a concert/event planner. He is also a board member for the community organizations Safe and Drug Free Committee, Alternatives Pregnancy Center, My Waterloo Days and Love Cedar Valley. He holds a bachelor's of technology in Manufacturing and Management Technology from the University of Northern Iowa.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Rogers has been appointed to 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

2010

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

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

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Rogers raised $180,105 in contributions. [3]

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

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Personal

Rogers and his wife, Jenny, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Doris Kelley
Iowa House District 20
2011–present
Succeeded by
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