Cindy Winckler

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Cindy Winckler
Cindy Winckler - Official Portrait - 84th GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 86th district
44th (2001 – 2003)
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 8, 2001
Preceded by John Sunderbruch
Personal details
Born Des Moines, Iowa
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Joe
Residence Davenport, Iowa
Alma mater University of Northern Iowa
Religion Christian Scientist
Website Winckler's website

Cindy Winckler (born May 27, 1950) is the Iowa State Representative from the 86th District. She has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2001. She received her MA from the University of Northern Iowa.

As of September 2011, Winckler serves on several committees in the Iowa House - the Appropriations, Education, Environmental Protection, and Human Resources committees. She also serves as the ranking member of the Education Appropriations Subcommittee.

Winckler was first elected in 2000, defeating incumbent Republican John P. Sunderbruch. She was most recently re-elected in 2010 with 3,342 votes, defeating Republican opponent Ray Ambrose with 69% of the vote.

Electoral history[edit]

*incumbent

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2000 [1]
District 44
Turnout: 10,990
Democratic gain from Republican Cindy Winckler Democratic 5,825 53.0
John P. Sunderbruch* Republican 5,156 47.0
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002 [2]
District 86
Turnout: 6,451
Democratic (newly redistricted) Cindy Winckler* Democratic 4,063 63.0
Judith Malone Republican 2,141 33.2
Lawrence Wittstruck Libertarian 240 3.7
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004 [3]
District 86
Turnout: 10,798
Democratic hold Cindy Winckler* Democratic 6,887 63.8
Dan Vance Republican 3,892 36.0
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006 [4]
District 86
Turnout: 6,657
Democratic hold Cindy L. Winckler* Democratic 4,598 69.1
Susie Bell Republican 1,792 26.9
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008 [5]
District 86
Turnout: 11,039
Democratic hold Cindy L. Winckler* Democratic 7,645 69.3
Joseph R. Sturgis Republican 3,370 30.5
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010 [6]
District 86
Turnout: 6,251
Democratic hold Cindy Winckler* Democratic 3,342 53.5
Ray Ambrose Republican 2,763 44.2

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
John Sunderbruch
44th District
2001 – 2003
Succeeded by
Polly Granzow
Preceded by
Dick Weidman
86th District
2003 – present
Succeeded by
Incumbent