Bruce Hunter (politician)

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Bruce Hunter
Bruce L. Hunter - Official Portrait - 84th GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 34th district
62nd (2003 – 2013)
Incumbent
Assumed office
February 12, 2003
Preceded by Frank Chiodo
Personal details
Born (1955-06-22) June 22, 1955 (age 59)
Alma, Wisconsin
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Betty Brim-Hunter
Residence Des Moines, Iowa
Alma mater Saint Cloud State University
Winona State University
Profession Loan counselor (retired)
Website Hunter's website

Bruce L. Hunter is the Iowa State Representative from the 34thd District. He has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2003, when he was elected in a January special election to replace Frank Chiodo, who resigned before term start to become the legislative liaison for the Iowa Department for Economic Development.[1] Hunter was born in Alma, Wisconsin, was raised in Wisconsin and Minnesota, and resides in Des Moines, Iowa. He attended Saint Cloud State University and Winona State University.

As of May 2013, Hunter serves on several committees in the Iowa House - the Human Resources and State Government committees. He also serves as the ranking member of the Labor committee and as a member of the Administration and Regulation Appropriations Subcommittee.

Electoral history[edit]

*incumbent

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives primary elections, 2008 [7]
District 62
Democratic Bruce Hunter* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives general elections, 2008 [8]
District 62
Turnout: 12,435
Democratic hold Bruce Hunter* Democratic 7,381 59.36%
Chris Sanger Republican 4261 34.27%
Iowa House of Representatives primary elections, 2010 [9]
District 62
Democratic Bruce Hunter* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives general elections, 2010 [10]
District 62
Democratic hold Bruce Hunter* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives primary elections, 2012 [11]
District 34
Democratic Bruce L. Hunter* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives general elections, 2012 [12]
District 34
Turnout: 14,323
Democratic (newly redistricted) Bruce L. Hunter* Democratic 8,813 61.53%
Patti Branco Republican 4,608 32.17%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A Review of the Previous Week". Legislative Update 9 (1) (Iowa Department of Public Health). January 29, 2003. p. 2. Retrieved June 15, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Special Election February 11, 2003, Canvass Summary, Iowa House District 62" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. 2013-02-13. Retrieved 2013-05-01. 
  3. ^ "Canvass Summary, Final, 2004 Primary Election 6/8/2004" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 199. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  4. ^ "Canvass Summary, Final, 2004 General Election 11/2/2004" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  5. ^ "2006 Primary Election, Official Results" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  6. ^ "Official Results Report - Statewide, Election: 2006 General Election-11-07-2006" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. 2006-11-21. p. 40. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  7. ^ "Official Results Report - Statewide, 2008 Primary Election-06-03-2008 Party: All" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. 2008-06-19. p. 197. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  8. ^ "State of Iowa Official Canvass Summary, November 4, 2008 General Election" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 51. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  9. ^ "Official Results Report, 2010 Primary Election held Tuesday, June 8th 2010" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. 2010-07-01. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  10. ^ "Official Results Report, General Election held Tuesday, November 2nd 2010" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. 2010-11-23. p. 103. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  11. ^ "2012 Primary Election Canvass Summary" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 127. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 
  12. ^ "2012 General Election Canvass Summary" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 80. Retrieved 2013-01-15. 

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Frank Chiodo
62nd District
2003 – 2013
Succeeded by
Deborah Berry
Preceded by
Todd Taylor
34th District
2013 – present
Succeeded by
Incumbent