Robert (Rob) P. Bacon (R-048)

State Representative Robert Bacon

Robert (Rob) P. Bacon (R-048)
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Capitol: 515.281.3221
FAX: 515.281.6958
District: 281.460.8885
State Capitol 1007 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50319
1007 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50319
Residence:Maxwell, IA

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Rob Bacon is serving his third term in the Iowa House. Rob has been an Iowan since 1975 when he moved here to attend college. While studying to become a minister, he worked at a funeral home in Oskaloosa. Shortly after, he decided to make Funeral Directing his profession and has been licensed since 1981. He has worked in funeral homes since 1977, and has served as manager, partner, and owner of Bacon Funeral Homes. Rob is a Member of the Nevada Rotary Club, Iowa Funeral Directors Association, and the United Methodist Church. Rob is an advocate for rural health care and was recognized as Legislator of the Year in 2012 by the Physician Assistant Association. Rob was previously elected to the State Senate but in 2010 decided to run for the House. Rob married his high school sweetheart, Carol, and together they have four grown children and four grandchildren.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2012    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Carol   
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