Charles W. Larson

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State Senator
Republican
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Attorney
Linn
81
01/10/2005 - 01/07/2007
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Term

Served five terms in House. Serving first term in Senate.

Profession

General Counsel for the ESCO Group.

Education

Graduated from Newton High School. Received B.A. in economics, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Iowa, and J.D. with distinction from the University of Iowa.

Military Service

Major in the U.S. Army Reserve. Deployed to Iraq in 2004 with the U.S. Army; awarded the Bronze Star for meritorious service in the combat zone.

Memberships and Activities

Member of First Lutheran Church, Iowa State Bar Association, Reserve Officers Association, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and Salvation Army Advisory Board. Former Chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa.

Birth and Residence

Born in Des Moines and raised in Newton. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife Jennifer.

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State Senator
Republican
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Attorney
Linn
80
01/13/2003 - 01/09/2005
19

General Counsel for the ESCO Group. Born in Des Moines and raised in Newton. Resides in Cedar Rapids. Graduated from Newton Senior High School. Received B.A. in economics, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Iowa, and J.D. with distinction from the University of Iowa, 1996. Captain in the United States Army Reserves. Member of Cedar Rapids Rotary, First Lutheran Church, Iowa State Bar Association, Reserve Officers Association, American Legion, Salvation Army Advisory Board, Judge Advocate Generals Corps., and chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa. Wife Jennifer. Served five terms in House. Serving first term in Senate.

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State Representative
Republican
Bills & Committees
Attorney
Linn
79
01/08/2001 - 01/12/2003
55

General Counsel for the ESCO Group. Born in Des Moines and raised in Newton. Resides in Cedar Rapids. Graduated from Newton Senior High School. Received B.A. in economics, Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Iowa, and J.D. with distinction from the University of Iowa, 1996. Major in the United States Army Reserves. Member of First Lutheran Church, Iowa State Bar Association, Reserve Officers Association, American Legion, and Salvation Army Advisory Board. Former Chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa. Wife Jennifer. Serving fifth term in House.

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State Representative
Republican
Bills & Committees
Attorney
Linn
78
01/11/1999 - 01/07/2001
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Birth: April 1, 1968, Des Moines. Parents: Charles W. and Ellen Larson. Education: J.D. with distinction. University of Iowa College of Law, 1996; B.A. in Economics, University of Iowa, 1992. Graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors and distinction. Military Service: Captain, U.S. Army Reserves; JAG; Airborne; Pathfinder. Spouse: Jennifer. Profession and Activities: Assistant Jones County Attorney. Serves on Cedar Rapids Substance Abuse Free Environment Coalition board of directors. Member: First Lutheran Church. Term: Fourth.

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State Representative
Republican
Bills & Committees
Attorney
Linn
77
01/13/1997 - 01/10/1999
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Birth: April 11, 1968, Des Moines. Parents: Charles W. and Ellen Larson. Education: J.D. with distinction, University of Iowa College of Law, 1996; B.A. in Economics, University of Iowa, 1992. Graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors and distinction. Military Service: Airborne Infantry lieutenant, United States Army Reserve. Profession and Activities: Serves on 6th Judicial District Department of Corrections Advisory Board and Cedar Rapids Substance Abuse Free Environment Coalition board of directors. Member: American Legion, Hanford Post 5; First Lutheran Church. Term: Third.

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State Representative
Republican
Bills & Committees
Attorney
Linn
76
01/09/1995 - 01/12/1997
55

Birth: April 11, 1968, Des Moines. Parents: Charles W. and Ellen Larson. Education: B.A. in economics, University of Iowa. Graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors and distinction. Military service: Commissioned Airborne Infantry 2nd lieutenant, Iowa National Guard. Platoon leader, Company D, 1-133 Infantry. Profession and Activities: Student, University of Iowa College of Law. Serves on 6th Judicial District Department of Corrections Advisory Board and Cedar Rapids Substance Abuse Free Environment Coalition board of directors. Member: American Legion, Hanford Post 5; First Lutheran Church. Term: Second.

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State Representative
Republican
Attorney
Linn
75
01/11/1993 - 01/08/1995
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Birth: April 11, 1968, Des Moines. Parents: Charles W. and Ellen Larson. Education: B.A. in economics, University of Iowa. Graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors and distinction. Military service: Commissioned Airborne Infantry 2nd lieutenant, Iowa National Guard. Platoon leader, Company A, 1-133 Infantry. Activities: Employed by ESCO Electric, Marion. Served on 6th Judicial District Department of Corrections Advisory Board and Cedar Rapids Substance Abuse Free Environment Coalition board of directors. Member: American Legion, Hanford Post 5; First Lutheran Church. Term: First.

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