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Jim CarlinREPRepublican State Senator, District 3
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IAResidence (state)

Jim Carlin (born October 19, 1962) is an American attorney and politician serving as the Iowa State Senator from the 3rd district since 2017. A member of the Republican Party, he won a special election against challenger Todd Wendt following the resignation of incumbent Bill Anderson. Carlin was a candidate for the Republican nomination in the 2022 United States Senate election in Iowa.

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Education4 - 4 of 2
Marquette University
JD
1988 - 1991
University of Massachusetts
Bachelors Economics
1985 - 1988
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
Senator
Iowa State Senate
2017 - Current
Former Representative
Iowa State House of Representatives
Attorney
Carlin Law Office
Served
United States Army
Other Experience1 - 20 of 20
Member
Sioux City Men of Valor Interdenominational Men’s Bible Study
Current
Member
National Rifle Association
Current
Member
American Legion
Current
Member
Morningside Assembly of God Church
Current
Member
National Federation of Independent Businesses
Current
Member
Siouxland Chamber of Commerce
Current
Member
Woodbury County Republican Party Central Committee
2011 - Current
Assistant Coach
Morningside College Football
Founding Member
The Giving Exchange Non-Profit Corporation Board
Member
Siouxland Community Christian School Board
Volunteer
Dismas Charities
Volunteer
Iowa’s Family Leader
Volunteer
Morningside Assembly of God Children’s Ministry
Youth Basketball Coach
Upward Sports
Former Member
Subcommittee on Justice System, Iowa State Senate
Former Member
Labor and Business Relations Committee, Iowa State Senate
Former Member
Transportation Committee, Iowa State Senate
Former Member
State Government Committee, Iowa State Senate
Former Member
Natural Resources and Environment Committee, Iowa State Senate
Former Vice Chair
Subcommittee on Education, Iowa State Senate