Date Of Birth & Birthplace: 5/28/1949 (Storm Lake, IA) Race: White Religion: Roman Catholic Residence: Kiron, IA Education: Attended from Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO Occupation: Businessman Office Type:U.S. House -- Iowa District 5
Quarterly Campaign Finance Information
Cash on Hand: $90,477
Total Receipts: $309,337
Total Disbursements: $269,176
Date of Last Report: 6/30/2004
The son of a state police dispatcher and a homemaker, Steve King graduated from Denison Community High School in 1967. He attended Northwest Missouri State University, taking courses toward becoming a wildlife officer.
His summer job became highly successful and he founded King Construction, an earth moving company, in 1975. King's oldest son, Dave, is now in charge of day-to-day operations.
King founded the Kiron Business Association in the 1980s. His involvement with the Iowa Land Improvement Contractors' Association led to regional and national offices in that organization and a growing interest in public policy.
He was elected to the Iowa Senate in 1996 and served there until 2002.
Steve King was elected to the Iowa Senate in 1996. He was elected to the U.S. House in 2002.