Senator Wally E. Horn View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 70 (1983) - 87 (2017)
House: 65 (1973) - 69 (1981)
Home County: Linn
Wally E. Horn
Linn County


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


Retired education facilitator for the Cedar Rapids Schools.


Received B.A. and M.A. from Truman State University, graduate work at Texas A&M and the University of Iowa.

Military Service

Served in the U.S. Army.

Memberships and Activities

Member of National Conference of State Legislatures Executive Committee; Council of State Governments; former member of Midwest Legislators Executive Committee; and Board of Directors, Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee. Former member, Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce. Former board member, Cedar Rapids Kids League Baseball, VFW.

Birth and Residence

Born in Bloomfield and resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife Phyllis Peterson; one son, one daughter, and six grandchildren.