Jim Lykam

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Jim Lykam
Jim Lykam Iowa 86thGA.jpeg
86th General Assembly portrait (2015)
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 85th district
Assumed office
Preceded by Gerald D. Jones
Personal details
Born (1949-12-16) December 16, 1949 (age 66)
Davenport, Iowa
Political party Democratic
Residence Davenport, Iowa
Alma mater Palmer Junior College
Website Lykam's website

Jim Lykam (born December 16, 1949) is the Iowa State Representative from the 85th District.[1] He has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 2003. He received his AA from Palmer Junior College.

Lykam currently serves on several committees in the Iowa House - the Local Government committee; the Natural Resources committee; the Transportation committee, where he is vice chair; and the Public Safety committee, where he is chair. He also serves on the Transportation, Infrastructure, and Capitals Appropriations Subcommittee.

Lykam was re-elected in 2006 with 5,623 votes (54%), defeating Republican opponent Roby Smith. [1]


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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Hubert Houser
85th District
2003 – present
Succeeded by