Robert Bacon (Iowa politician)

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Robert Bacon
Robert Bacon - Official Portrait - 84th GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa Senate
from the 5th district
Assumed office
Personal details
Born Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Carol
Children 4
Residence Sioux City, Iowa
Occupation Legislator
Religion Christian
Website Official Website

Robert Bacon is a Republican politician and legislator from the state of Iowa. He was elected to the Iowa Senate in 2010. His hometown is Maxwell, Iowa. He represents District 5, which serves Wright, Hamilton, and Story Counties.[1][2] He was born in Chicago.[3]


Bacon is married to Carol, and together they have four children.[4]

Professional experience[edit]

Bacon is a licensed funeral director, and has been managing funeral homes since 1983.[5][6] He is the owner of Bacon Funeral Homes.[4]

Current legislative committees[edit]

Bacon has been a member of the following legislative committees:

  • Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa, Member
  • Human Resources, Member
  • Local Government, Member
  • Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (Joint Appropriations), Member
  • Veterans Affairs, Member[4]

Political experience[edit]

Bacon has had the following political experience:

  • Senator, Iowa State Senate, 2010-present
  • City Council member, Freemont
  • City Council member, Maxwell[4]