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Meet Craig

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Craig Cooper was born and raised in Iowa. He has lived in Davenport and in the Iowa House District 81 since 1978. He attended Iowa State University and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism. 

Craig retired from Genesis Health System as senior communications specialist at the end of January. Before his career supporting healthcare workers, he was a sports and business reporter at the Quad-City Times for 25 years. He is also a self-published author, having written three fiction books, the latest for young readers.

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Craig and his wife, Susan, have been married for 46 years. They are the proud parents of two and grandparents of six.

Craig serves on the Davenport Public Library Board of Trustees and has served with Local School Improvement Advisory Committee and City of Davenport Citizens Advisory Committee.

 
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CRAIG'S PRIORITIES

Safe, high-achieving, adequately funded public schools

A skilled workforce for the future

Protecting our natural resources; land, water, and air

Funding safety net programs

Investing in healthcare workers and school staffing

Funding mental health services across the state

Protecting reproductive freedom and choice

 

HOUSE DISTRICT 81

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House District 81 represents the majority of west and northwest Davenport. Click the button above to find what house district you're in after redistricting!

 

ENDORSEMENTS

Craig is proud to receive the endorsement/recommendation of the following organizations so far in his campaign for House District 81.

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