Iowa Elections
2014 Iowa Election  

Upcoming Primaries
Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
Tuesday, November 4th, 2014




Electoral Votes:  
  Terry E. Branstad (R)

    The was held on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014.
    The was held on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014.
    The will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014.
    The Senate seat currently held by Tom Harkin will be up for election in 2014. 
    The gubernatorial seat currently held by Terry Branstad will be up for election in 2014.
    Iowa Secretary of State, Division of Elections
    Democratic Party of Iowa
    Republican Party of Iowa

   Election 2014 The Iowa Senate seat to be contested is currently held by democrat Tom Harkin.
   2014 Election Tom Harkin was sworn in on January 3rd, 1985 and is serving his fifth term in office.
   2014 Election Tom Harkin is eligible for re-election in 2014 but has announced that he will not run.

2014 Iowa Democratic Primary Senatorial Candidates

Bruce Braley

U.S. Representative from Iowa
Democratic Nominee      Braley campaign website
2014 Iowa Republican Primary Senatorial Candidates

Joni Ernst

Iowa State Senator
Republican Nominee     Ernst campaign website

Sam Clovis

Professor and radio talk show host
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Mark Jacobs

Former CEO of Reliant Energy
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Scott Schaben

Defeated Republican Candidate    

Matt Whitaker

Former U.S. Attorney and small business owner
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Paul Lunde

Withdrawn Republican Candidate    

David Young

Political Organizer and former Chief of Staff to US Sen. Grassley
Withdrawn Republican Candidate    
2014 Iowa Third Party Senatorial Candidates

Dr. Doug Butzier

Libertarian Nominee      Butzier campaign website

Bob Quast

Declared Independent Candidate      Quast campaign website

Jay Williams

Cab driver, property manager and ordained minister
Declared Independent Candidate      Williams campaign website


   Election 2014 The Iowa Gubernatorial seat to be contested is currently held by republican Terry Branstad.
   2014 Election Terry Branstad was sworn in on January 14th, 2011 and is serving his first term in office.
   2014 Election Terry Branstad is eligible for re-election in 2014 and has declared his candidacy.

2014 Iowa Democratic Primary Gubernatorial Candidates

Jack Hatch

Iowa State Senator
Democratic Nominee      Hatch campaign website

Paul Dahl

Bus driver and adjunct professor, librarian and pastor
Withdrawn Democratic Candidate     

Jonathan Narcisse

Former member of the Des Moines School Board and 2010 candidate for Governor
Withdrawn Democratic Candidate     

Tyler Olson

Iowa State Representative and former Chairman of the Iowa Democratic Party
Withdrawn Democratic Candidate     
2014 Iowa Republican Primary Gubernatorial Candidates

Terry Branstad

Incumbent Governor of Iowa
Republican Nominee      Branstad campaign website

Tom Hoefling

Political activist, founder and national chairman of America's Party
Defeated Republican Candidate     
2014 Iowa Third Party Gubernatorial Candidates

Dr. Lee Hieb

Physician and US Navy veteran
Declared Libertarian Candidate      Hieb campaign website

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