JEFFERSON suggestions to action08 at gmail dot com   updated December 11, 2007
The Campaigns in Jefferson County
Jefferson County
County Seat: Fairfield
More Cities and Towns: Abingdon, Batavia, Beckwith, Four Corners, Glasgow, Libertyville, Limby, Lockridge, Packwood, Pekin, Perlee, Salina, Vedic City.

Media
The Fairfield Ledger
Fairfield Public Access Televsion

Useful Links
Fairfield Chamber of Commerce
Maharishi University of Management

 
Keokuk
Washington
Wapello
Jefferson
Henry
Davis
Van Buren
POPULATION ESTIMATES (Census Bureau)
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
15,945
16,000
16,038
16,000
15,963
16,110
16,168
Auditor: Elections

VOTER REGISTRATION (Nov. 1, 2007 Active)
Total (Active) Republican Democratic Non-Partisan
12,045 3,784 (31.42%) 3,060 (25.40%) 5,201 (43.18%)
0.63% of 1,912,197 active registered voters statewide.

12 precincts of 1,784 precincts statewide

Representation
Jefferson County Elected Officials
County Officials
Democrats
State Senators 
45-Becky Schmitz of Fairfield.  Clinton
State Representatives
90-John Whitaker of Hillsboro.  Biden
Republicans
Auditor Scott Reneker 
County Attorney Tim Dille 
Recorder Charlotte Fleig 
Sheriff Jerry Droz 
Treasurer Connie Hedger 
Supervisor Stephen Burgmeier
Supervisor Michael Pech 
Supervisor Richard Reed
State Senators
State Representatives
89-Sandy Greiner of Keota. 

Local Party Leadership
Democrats
Chair - Jennifer Lunsford of Stockport.  Dodd
319-796-4672   jennifer_lunsford@hotmail 
Republicans
Chair - Marshan Roth of Fairfield.
641-919-0585   ldyhk1360@yahoo.com
Co-Chair - Gary Kenny of Fairfield.
Secretary - Barb Hirschler of Fairfield.
Treasurer - Pat Frieberg of Fairfield.

The Campaigns in Jefferson County
DELEGATES TO THE STATE CONVENTION
15 of 2,500 (0.60%)
% of REGISTERED REPUBLICANS STATEWIDE
0.63% (3,784 of 600,572)
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BIDEN
Endorsement: Assistant House Majority Leader John Whitaker of Hillsboro. (9/5/07)
 

CLINTON
Endorsement: State Senator Becky Schmitz (S-45) of Fairfield   (7/12/07)
 

DODD
Chair: Jennifer Lunsford - Chair, Jefferson County Democrats  (11/28/07)
Jennifer Hawthorne - Author (11/28/07)
 

EDWARDS
Field Office: 54 1/2 West Burlington Fairfield, IA 52556   641-980-8408
announced Dec. 11, 2007
County Chair: Jo Ann Crouch of Fairfield   (6/12/07)
Rural County Chair: Norma Emerson of Fairfield  (4/20/07)
 

OBAMA
Field Office: 109 North Court Street, Fairfield, IA  52556
grand opening celebration on Oct. 27, 2007
County Leadership Committee: (9/28/07)
Jay Mattsson Jefferson County Democratic Party Central Committee Member
John Estle Former County Supervisor
Veronica Butler MD Volunteer and Activist
Nicholas Schwartz Student Activist
Trevor Hyde Student Activist

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GIULIANI
County Chair: Dick DeAngelis.  Co-Chair: John DeAngelis  (6/11/07)
Copyright © 2007  Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action

 

Election Results >
Nov. 7, 2006 General Election
U.S. Representative 2nd Dist.
Dave Loebsack (Dem.) 
2,644
45.50
Jim Leach (Rep.) 
3,165
54.47
Write In
2
 
Total
5,811

Governor/Lieutenant Governor
Culver/Judge (Dem.) 
3,418
56.36
Nussle/Vander Plaats (Rep.) 
2,350
38.75
Others (3+w/in)
297
4.90
Total
6,065