|Member of the Iowa Senate
from the 5th district
January 13, 2003
|Preceded by||Robert Dvorsky|
December 11, 1946 |
Fort Dodge, Iowa
|Residence||Fort Dodge, Iowa|
|Alma mater||Iowa Central Community College (A.A.)
Buena Vista University (B.A.)
Drake University (MPA)
Daryl Beall (born December 11, 1946) is an American politician. He is the Iowa State Senator from the 5th District. A Democrat, he has served in the Iowa Senate since 2003, in Iowa Senate district 25 before Iowa's 2012 redistricting. He received his A.A. from Iowa Central Community College, his B.A. from Buena Vista University, and his MPA from Drake University.
Beall currently serves on several committees in the Iowa Senate - the Economic Growth committee; the Education committee; the Local Government committee, where he is vice chair; the Transportation committee, where he is vice chair; and the Veterans Affairs committee, where he is chair. He also serves on the Transportation, Infrastructure, and Capitals Appropriations Subcommittee.
On November 4, 2014, Beall was defeated by Republican Tim Kraayenbrink, 12,383 votes(55.8%) to 9801 votes (44.2%).
Senator Beall's 2014 election loss came after being placed into a newly redrawn state senate district centered on his home town of Fort Dodge after the 2012 LSA legislative redistricting. The redistricting rules effectively removed his previous Senate 25 district's voting majority Democratic constituency in eastern Webster and all of Greene county. They were replaced with the larger Republican-majority counties of Pocahantas and Humboldt north of Fort Dodge, and Webster County to population balance the new Senate District 5, in which he had to run his re-election campaign.
- "Senate: General Assembly: 85 (01/14/2013 - 01/11/2015)". The Iowa Legislature. Retrieved 6 March 2013.
- "Iowa Senate district 25". legis.iowa.gov. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
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- "Daryl Beall". Ballotpedia.com. Retrieved December 5, 2014.
- "LSARedistrict" (PDF). legis.iowa.gov. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
- "Redistrict". Ballotpedia.com. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
- "2010 Iowa Election Results" (PDF). sos.iowa.gov. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
- Senator Daryl Beall official Iowa Legislature site
- Senator Daryl Beall official Iowa General Assembly site
- State Senator Daryl Beall official constituency site
- Profile at Project Vote Smart
- Senator Daryl Beall's Photo Gallery at Picasa
January 13, 2003 – present
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