Charlie McConkey

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Charlie McConkey
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 15th district
Assumed office
January 12, 2015
Preceded by Mark Brandenburg
Personal details
Born 1955 (age 62–63)
Carter Lake, Iowa, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Sheryl
Children Jennifer, Charlie III, Jason, Katie
Residence Council Bluffs, Iowa
Profession retired steelworker

Charlie McConkey (born 1955) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 15th district. McConkey was first elected in 2014 to replace retiring Republican Representative Mark Brandenburg.

McConkey endorsed former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 presidential election.[1]

Electoral history[edit]

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014 [2]
District 15
Turnout: 6,077
Democratic pickup Charlie McConkeyDemocratic3,06950.50%
John Blue Republican2,99449.27%
Write-In 140.23%
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2016 [3]
District 15
Turnout: 10,497
Democratic hold Charlie McConkeyDemocratic5,42451.67%
Bill Riley Republican5,05648.17%
Write-In 170.16%


  1. ^ Jacobs, Jennifer (October 5, 2015). "24 more Iowa Democrats endorse O'Malley for president". The Des Moines Register. Retrieved February 3, 2017. 
  2. ^ "2014 General Election Canvass Summary" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 124. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 
  3. ^ "2016 General Election Canvass Summary" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 79. Retrieved January 30, 2017. 

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Mark Brandenburg
15th District
Succeeded by