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Steve King (R)
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 

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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.

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Steve King was elected to the Iowa Senate in 1996. He was elected to the U.S. House in 2002.

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