Robert Dvorsky

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Robert E. Dvorsky
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Member of the Iowa Senate
from the 37th district
25th (1995–2003)
Assumed office
January 9, 1995
Preceded byRichard F. Drake
Succeeded byZach Wahls (elect)
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 49th district
54th (1987–1993)
In office
January 12, 1987 – January 9, 1995
Preceded byRichard Varn
Succeeded byDick Myers
Personal details
Born (1948-08-18) August 18, 1948 (age 70)
Burlington, Iowa, U.S.
Political partyDemocrat
Spouse(s)Susan Dvorsky
ChildrenAnnie Dvorsky, Caroline Dvorsky
ResidenceCoralville, Iowa, U.S.
Alma materUniversity of Iowa
OccupationExecutive Officer, 6th Judicial District, Department of Correctional Services
WebsiteDvorsky's website

Robert E. "Bob" Dvorsky (born August 18, 1948) is the Iowa State Senator from the 37th District (previously numbered the 15th District and 25th District). A Democrat, he received his BS and MPA from the University of Iowa and is a retired executive officer for the 6th Judicial District, Department of Correctional Services.

Early life and education[edit]

Senator Dvorksy was born in Burlington, Iowa in 1948. Dvorsky went to high school at University High School in Iowa City, and upon graduation enrolled at the University of Iowa receiving his Bachelor of Science and later his Master of Public Administration. [1]

Iowa Legislature[edit]

Dvorsky currently serves on several committees in the Iowa Senate - the Education committee; the Rebuild Iowa committee; the Rules and Administration committee; and the Appropriations committee, where he is chair. His prior political experience includes serving as a representative in the Iowa House from 1987 to 1995, serving as the Mason City Superintendent of Recreation from 1973 to 1979, and serving on the Coralville City Council from 1979 to 1986. He is not seeking re-election in 2018.

Dvorsky was re-elected in 2006 with 19,027 votes, running unopposed.[1]


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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Richard Varn
54th District
1987 – 1993
Succeeded by
Richard Running
Preceded by
Kathleen Chapman
49th District
1993 – 1994
Succeeded by
Dick Myers
Iowa Senate
Preceded by
Richard Drake
25th District
1994 – 2003
Succeeded by
Daryl Beall
Preceded by
Betty Soukup
15th District
2003 – present
Succeeded by