2012 Iowa House Race for District 2 - Candidates, Debates and Primary Results

This page displays the information for the Iowa house race in district 2. This includes candidates, dates, and political views. The tables below show the candidates for the general election with an option to compare those candidates after the primary. This is followed by the primary candidates and the number of political views we have for each representative. Selecting one of these representatives takes you to the profile for this candidate and a full list of their political positions, speeches, and controversies.

2012 Iowa House Race for District 2 - General Election Candidates

General Election Candidates and Results
Iowa house election - class or district 2
PercVotesPartyCandidate
55.4%209551DDave Loebsack
42.5%160717RJohn Archer
2.2%8238IAlan Aversa
Election Information for Iowa
Primary DateJune 05, 2012
General DateNovember 06, 2012
IncumbentDave Loebsack
Incumbent StatusSeeking Re-election
Election ProjectionSolid Democrat
Presidential Election2012 Election

2012 Iowa House Race for District 2

Democrats - Primary Election
Democrat house Primary Election in Iowa - class or district 2
PercVotesCandidateViews
82%17402Dave Loebsack31
18%3903Joe Seng0
0%44Write-In0
Republicans - Primary Election
Republican house Primary Election in Iowa - class or district 2
PercVotesCandidateViews
60%16528John Archer0
39%10743Dan Dolan0
0%59Write-In0

Important Dates

DateImportant Item
December 23, 2011Last day to register to vote in the January 3, 2012 Caucus.
January 03, 2012Presidential Caucus
May 25, 2012Last day to register to vote in the June 5, 2012 primary election.
June 05, 2012Primary election date for the House.
October 26, 2012Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2012 general election.
November 06, 2012General election date - House and President on the ballot.

House District 2 in Iowa

House District 2 in Iowa

Past Election Results

Election Results for House district 2 in Iowa in 2012
Past Election Results - Iowa District 2
David Loebsack
51%
2010
46%
Mariannette Miller-M
David Loebsack
57%
2008
39%
Marriannette Miller-
Dave Loebsack
51%
2006
49%
James Leach
Dave Franker
28%
2004
42%
James A. Leach
Julie Thomas
46%
2002
52%
James A. Leach
Donna L. Smith
44%
2000
55%
Jim Nussle
Rob Tully
44%
1998
55%
Jim Nussle
Donna L. Smith
46%
1996
53%
Jim Nussle
Dave Nagle
43%
1994
56%
Jim Nussle
David R. Nagle
49%
1992
50%
Jim Nussle