Fenton District 7 Democrat Born Jan. 15, 1950, in Algona, son of Robert and Rachel Krause. Graduated from Sentral High School 1968. University of Iowa, 1972, political science. First Lieut. U.S. Army National Guard and Second Lieut. U.S. Army Reserve. Member of St. John's Lutheran Church of Fenton, Palo Alto Historical Society, University of Iowa Alumni Association. Omicron Delta Kappa leadership, honorary, Interstate Cooperation Commission. Former staffer, Fulton for Governor, Democratic State Central Committee. Former editor Iowa Young Democrats. Chairman of Transportation Committee. Second term.