Rita Hart

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Rita Hart (born May 5, 1956) is an American politician from Iowa. She became the Iowa State Senator from the 49th District in 2013. Hart is a member of the United States' Democratic Party.[1]

Hart is a lifelong farmer and 20-year educator.

In June 2018, Fred Hubbell said Hart would join the Democratic ticket as the candidate for lieutenant governor in the 2018 governor election.[2]

Hart was born in Charles City, Iowa.

Hart ran for a seat in the United States House of Representatives in 2020, but lost the election to Republican Mariannette Miller-Meeks by six votes.[3]

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  1. "State Senator". The Iowa Legislature. Archived from the original on February 16, 2015. Retrieved November 1, 2018.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  2. "Fred Hubbell Names Sen. Rita Hart as Democratic Ticket". Des Moines Register. Retrieved November 1, 2018.
  3. Pfannenstiel, Zachary Oren Smith and Brianne. "Iowa certifies Republican Mariannette Miller-Meeks won Iowa's 2nd Congressional District seat — by 6 votes". Des Moines Register. Retrieved 2020-12-11.