Representative Kevin M. McCarthy View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Birth Place: Des Moines, IA
Birth County: Polk
Birth Country: USA
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
House: 80 (2003)
81 (2005)
82 (2007)
83 (2009)
84 (2011) - 85 (2013)
Home County: Polk
Kevin M. McCarthy
Polk County


Serving fifth term in House. Third term as House Democratic Leader.


Attorney at Wandro and McCarthy Law Firm. Served as a Criminal Prosecutor for the Polk County Attorney's Office. Former Assistant Iowa Attorney General.


Graduate of Drake Law School and Wartburg College.

Memberships and Activities

Served as counsel in Washington, D.C., for the Tobacco Project at the National Association of Attorneys General; represented the 52 settling governments under the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. Neighborhood volunteer.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1971 in Des Moines. Resides in Des Moines.

Family Members

Wife, Marcy; one daughter.

House District 67
84th GA (2011)
Legislation Sponsored
84th GA (2011)