Jim Carlin (politician)

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Jim Carlin
Member of the Iowa Senate
from the 3rd district
Assumed office
December 12, 2017
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 6th district
In office
January 9, 2017 – December 12, 2017
Preceded by Ron Jorgensen
Succeeded by Jacob Bossman
Personal details
Born (1962-10-19) October 19, 1962 (age 55)[1]
Pittsfield, Massachusetts, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Donna
Children Wesley, Whitney, Hannah
Residence Sioux City, Iowa
Alma mater University of Massachusetts
Marquette University Law School
Profession Attorney
Website legis.iowa.gov/...

Jim Carlin (born October 19, 1962) is aformer Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 6th district, and current state senator. Carlin was first elected in 2016 to replace retiring Republican Representative Ron Jorgensen.[2][3]

Electoral history[edit]

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives primary elections, 2016 [4]
District 6
Turnout: 2,271
Republican Jim CarlinRepublican1,15951.03%
Jacob Bossman Republican1,10248.52%
Write-In Republican100.44%
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2016 [5]
District 6
Turnout: 14,779
Republican hold Jim CarlinRepublican9,65565.33%
Perla Alarcon-Flory Democratic5,08634.41%
Write-In 380.26%


  1. ^ "Representative Jim Carlin". Iowa House Republicans. Retrieved January 25, 2017. 
  2. ^ Forbes, Greg (June 7, 2016). "Carlin claims tight Iowa House District 6 win over Bossman". Sioux City Journal. Retrieved January 25, 2017. 
  3. ^ Boisjolie, Alex (November 9, 2016). "Hall, Carlin, Kacena win Sioux City House races". Sioux City Journal. Retrieved January 25, 2017. 
  4. ^ "2016 Primary Election Canvass Summary" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 79. Retrieved January 25, 2017. 
  5. ^ "2016 General Election Canvass Summary" (PDF). Iowa Secretary of State. p. 70. Retrieved January 25, 2017. 

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