Mike Reasoner

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Michael J. Reasoner
Michael J. Reasoner - Official Portrait - 83rd GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 95th district
In office
January 13, 2003 – January 12, 2011
Preceded by Jim Van Engelenhoven
Succeeded by Joel Fry
Personal details
Born (1960-08-17) August 17, 1960 (age 56)
Davenport, Iowa
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Margaret
Residence Creston, Iowa
Alma mater Creighton University
Website Reasoner's website

Michael J. "Mike" Reasoner (born August 17, 1960) is a former the Iowa State Representative from the 95th District and a former assistant majority leader. He served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 2003 to 2011. He received his BA and JD from Creighton University.

During his last term in the Iowa House, Reasoner served on the Administration and Rules, Agriculture, and Ways and Means committees. He also served as vice chair of the Commerce Committee and as a member of the Administration and Regulation Appropriations Subcommtitee. His political experience includes serving as an Assistant Minority Leader in the Iowa House and serving as Union County Supervisor.

Electoral history[edit]

*incumbent

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives general elections, 1996 [1]
District 88
Turnout: 12,006
Republican hold Cecil Dolecheck Republican 6,279 52.30%
Michael J. Reasoner Democratic 5,720 47.64%
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002 [2]
District 95
Turnout: 10,680
Democratic (newly redistricted) Michael J. Reasoner Democratic 5,515 51.6
Kenneth L. Baker Republican 5,160 48.3
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004 [3]
District 95
Democratic hold Michael J. Reasoner* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006 [4]
District 95
Turnout: 9,934
Democratic hold Michael J. Reasoner* Democratic 6,316 63.6
George Barber Republican 3,499 35.2
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008 [5]
District 95
Turnout: 13,513
Democratic hold Michael J. Reasoner* Democratic 7,604 56.3
Doug Smith Republican 5,905 43.7
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010 [6]
District 95
Turnout: 11,246
Republican gain from Democratic Joel Fry Republican 6,191 55.1
Michael J. Reasoner* Democratic 4,732 42.1

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Jim Van Engelenhoven
95th District
2003 – 2011
Succeeded by
Joel Fry