Jim Leach - Davenport (R)

2186 Rayburn House Office Bldg, Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: 202/225-6576

Counties: Cedar, Clinton, Johnson, Jones, Linn, Louisa, Muscatine, and Scott.

Birth: October 15, 1942, Davenport. Education: Attended Princeton, B.A. in political science, John Hopkins University, M.A. in Soviet Politics; further studies at the London School of Economics. Spouse: Elisabeth Foxley. Children: 1 daughter, Jenny; 1 son, Gallagher. Profession and Activities: Foreign officer, the Department of State, 1968-1969. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, 1970-1973. Member: U.S. delegation to the Geneva Disarmament Conference, 1971-1972; U.S delegation to the U.N. General Assembly, 1972. Elected to the 95th Congress, re-elected to the 96th-105th Congress. Chairman: Banking and Financial Services Comm. Member: International Relations Committee. Salary: $133,600. Term: expires January 2001.

Iowa Offices: 209 W. Fourth St, Davenport, 52801; 319/326-1841

1756 1st Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, 52402-5433; 319/363-4773

Plaza Centre One, 125 S. Dubuque St., Iowa City, 52240-4003; 319/351-0789


Jim Nussle - Manchester (R)

303 Cannon House Office Bldg, Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: 202/225-2911

Counties: Allamakee, Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Cerro Gordo, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Floyd, Grundy, Howard, Iowa, Jackson, Mitchell, Tama, Winneshiek, and Worth

Birth: June 26, 1960, Des Moines. Education: Received B.A. in international studies, political science, and economics, Luther College; International studies, Ronshoved Hojskole, Krusaa, Denmark; J.D., Drake University. Children: 1 daughter, Sarah Anne; 1 son, Mark Isaac. Profession and Activities: Attorney at law, Manchester. Former Delaware County Attorney. Elected to the 102nd, re-elected 103rd-106th Congress. Member: Ways and Means and Budget Committees; Ways and Means Subcommittee. Co-Chairman: Alcohol Fuels Caucus; Rural Health Care Coalition; First Lutheran Church. Salary: $133,600. Term: expires January 2001.

Iowa Offices: 712 West Main St, Manchester, 52057; 319/927-5141

3641 Kimball Ave, Waterloo, 50702; 319/235-1109

2255 John F. Kennedy Road, Dubuque, 52002; 319/557-7740

23 Third St N.W., Mason City, 50401; 515/423-0303




Leonard L. Boswell - Davis City (D)

1029 Longworth House Office Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: 202/225-3806

Counties: Adams, Appanoose, Clarke, Davis, Decatur, Des Moines, Henry, Jasper, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lee, Lucas, Mahaska, Marion, Marshall, Monroe, Page, Poweshiek, Ringgold, Story, Taylor, Union, Van Buren, Wapello, Warren, Washington, and Wayne.

Birth: January 10, 1934, Harrison County, Missouri. Education: Graduated from Lamoni H.S.; B.A., business admin., Graceland College. Military Service: 20 years in the U.S. Army, serving in areas of Vietnam, Germany, and Portugal. Two tours of Vietnam as an assault helicopter pilot, two tours with NATO in Portugal and Germany, recipient of two Bronze Stars, two Distinguished Flying Crosses, the Soldiers' Medal. Spouse: Dody. Children: 2 daughters, 1 son. Profession and Activities: Elected to 105th Congress, re-elected to 106th Congress. Serves on the Ag. and Trans. Committees. Serves on Risk Management and Speciality Crops; Livestock, Dairy and Poultry; Aviation; and Water Resources and Environ. Subcommittees. Member: Dem. Policy and Steering Committee; Dem. Leadership Committee in House. Former chair of the Board of Dir. for Farmer's Co-op Elevator, Lamoni, Iowa. Salary: $136,700. Term: expires January 2001.

Iowa Office: 709 Furnas Dr., Suite 1, Osceola, 50213; 515/342-4801


Greg Ganske - Des Moines (R)

1108 Longworth House Office Bldg, Washington, D.C. 20515 Phone: 202/225-4426

Counties: Adair, Audubon, Cass, Dallas, Fremont, Guthrie, Harrison, Madison, Mills, Montgomery, Polk, Pottawattamie, and Shelby.

Birth: March 31, 1949, New Hampton, Iowa. Education: Attended University of Iowa. Received B.A. in General and Political Sciences in 1972. Received MD in 1976. Military Service: Lt. Colonel, U.S. Army Reserve, 1986 to present. Spouse: Corrine Mikkelsen. Children: 3. Profession and Activities: Elected to 104th Congress, re-elected to 105th and 106th Congresses. Appointed to the Commerce Committee and the subcommittees of Health and the Environment; Finance and Hazardous Materials and Oversight and Investigations. Salary: $133,600. Term: expires January, 2001.

Iowa Offices: Federal Building, 210 Walnut St., Suite 717, Des Moines, 50309; 515/284-4634

40 Pearl Street, Council Bluffs, 51503; 712/323-5976



Tom Latham - Alexander (R)

324 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: 202/225-5476

Counties: Boone, Buena Vista, Calhoun, Carroll, Cherokee, Clay, Crawford, Dickinson, Emmet, Franklin, Greene, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Humboldt, Ida, Kossuth, Lyon, Monona, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, Webster, Winnebago, Woodbury, and Wright.

Birth: July 14, 1948, Hampton. Education: Attended Iowa State University and Wartburg College. Spouse: Kathy Swenson. Children: 1 son, Justin; 2 daughters: Jennifer and Jill. Profession and Activities: Elected to the 104th Congress, re-elected to 105th-106th Congress. Serves on House Appropriations Committee. Appointed to subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies. Also serves on Commerce, Justice, State, Judiciary and Legislative subcommittees. Member and past president, Nazareth Lutheran Church; Iowa Farm Bureau Federation, Iowa Soybean Assoc., American Soybean Assoc., American Seed Trade Assoc., Iowa Corn Growers Assoc., Iowa Seed Assoc., Agribusiness Assoc. of Iowa, I.S.U. Extension Citizens Advisory Council. Salary: $136,700. Term: expires January 2001.

Iowa Offices: 123 Albany Ave. SE, Suite 1, Orange City, 51041; 712/737-8708

1411 First Ave S., Suite A, Fort Dodge, 50501; 515/573-2738

526 Pierce St, Sioux City, 51101; 712/277-2114

20 W Sixth St, Suite 302, Spencer, 51301; 712/262-6480