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Abby Finkenauer

American politician

Abby Lea Finkenauer (born December 27, 1988[1]) is an American politician. She is a member of the United States Democratic Party. She is a member of the United States House of Representatives for Iowa's 1st congressional district since January 3, 2019.

Abby Finkenauer
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Iowa's 1st district
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
Preceded byRod Blum
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 99th district
In office
January 12, 2015 – January 3, 2019
Preceded byPat Murphy
Succeeded byLindsay James (elect)
Personal details
Born
Abby Lea Finkenauer

(1988-12-27) December 27, 1988 (age 30)
Dubuque, Iowa U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
EducationDrake University (BA)
WebsiteCampaign website

In 2015, she became the member of the Iowa House of Representatives from the 99th district.

In the United States House of Representatives' 2018 election, Finkenauer was the Democratic nominee for Iowa's 1st Congressional District.[2] She won the election.

Finkenauer was born in Dubuque, Iowa.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Iowa's 1st Congressional District". ABC News. Retrieved October 10, 2018.
  2. The Fight For Iowa's White Working Class Soul (Report). The Atlantic. Retrieved October 10, 2018.