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'''Leonard Boswell''' is a member of the [[United States House of Representatives]] ([[U.S. Democratic Party|Democrat]]) representing the 3rd Congressional District of [[Iowa]].
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==Committee assignments==
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* [[House Committee on Agriculture]]
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* [[Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure]]
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==Congressional caucuses==
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* [[Blue Dog Coalition]]
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* Congressional Native American Caucus
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==Issues==
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==Voting ratings==
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| '''[[AFL-CIO]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[American Civil Liberties Union]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[American Conservative Union]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[Americans for Democratic Action]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[Cato Institute]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[Christian Coalition]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[Human Rights Campaign]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[League of Conservation Voters]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[National Association for the Advancement of Colored People]]''' ||  ||
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|''' [[NARAL]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[National Rifle Association]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[National Right to Life Committee]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[National Taxpayers Union]]''' ||  ||
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| '''[[U.S. Chamber of Commerce]]''' ||  ||
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Sources: Links to the voting ratings guides of the above organizations together with brief descriptive information on the organizations themselves, may be found at: http://en.citizendium.org/wiki/Interest_group/Catalogs
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==2008 Election==
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| '''Leonard Boswell''' || Democrat || 176,904 || 56.31%
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| '''Kim Schmett''' || Republican  || 132,136 || 42.06%
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| '''Frank V. Forrestal''' || SWP || 4,599 || 1.46%
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Source: [http://www.fec.gov/pubrec/fe2008/2008congresults.pdf Federal Election Results] - final official tally
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==2010 Elections==
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Primary election: June 8
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*See also: [[2010 U.S. Congressional election]]
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==Notes==
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* [http://boswell.house.gov/ Representative Leonard Boswell] - official Congressional web site

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Leonard Boswell is a member of the United States House of Representatives (Democrat) representing the 3rd Congressional District of Iowa.

Committee assignments

Congressional caucuses

Issues

Voting ratings

Organization Rating Date
AFL-CIO
American Civil Liberties Union
American Conservative Union
Americans for Democratic Action
Cato Institute
Christian Coalition
Human Rights Campaign
League of Conservation Voters
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
NARAL
National Rifle Association
National Right to Life Committee
National Taxpayers Union
U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Sources: Links to the voting ratings guides of the above organizations together with brief descriptive information on the organizations themselves, may be found at: http://en.citizendium.org/wiki/Interest_group/Catalogs

2008 Election

Candidate Party Vote total Percentage
Leonard Boswell Democrat 176,904 56.31%
Kim Schmett Republican 132,136 42.06%
Frank V. Forrestal SWP 4,599 1.46%

Source: Federal Election Results - final official tally

2010 Elections

Primary election: June 8

Notes