Terry Baxter Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 Jan, 2019
Facts of Terry Baxter
Date of Birth: 1957
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Terry Baxter
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Cambridge, Minnesota
Profession Politician
Married Yes
Married to Debby Baxter
Education Moody Bible Institute Party: Republican Party
Albums Terry Baxter & His Orchestra The Best of '70,terry baxter & his orchestra the best of 1968-1972,Terry Baxter & His Orchestra The Joyous Songs of Christmas
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American Politician, Terry Baxter  is well known to be a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 8. In the year 2014, Terry Baxter was first elected as a member of the chamber. 

Terry Baxter is known to be an influential politician from the Republican Party in the Iowa state.  Terry Baxter is co-founder and serves as the Executive Director of Global Compassion Network. The organization provides aid, domestically and internationally, to disaster-stricken areas. He has been actively involved in helping the less fortunate people.

Early Life And Education Of Terry Baxter 

Terry Baxter was born in 1957 in the United States of America. He is an American by nationality and white American by ethnicity. 

Terry Baxter's Political Career

Terry Baxter's tenure as the member of the Iowa House of Representatives began on January 12, 2015, and his tenure ends on January 8, 2017. He has already served for one year in the position. Terry was first elected on November 4, 2014. On June 7, 2016, the primary election took place for Iowa House of Representatives while the general election was held on November 8, 2016.

The deadline for filing candidacy was March 18, 2016. In the Iowa House of Representatives, District 8 general election, incumbent Terry Baxter defeated Nancy Huisinga of the Democrat party. He was unopposed in the Iowa House of Representatives District 8 Republican primary.

On June 3rd, 2014, a primary election was held for Iowa House of Representatives and the general election was held on November 4, 2014. The deadline for filing candidacy was March 14, 2014.  Nancy Paule Huisinga of the Democrat party faced Terry Baxter in the general election. Baxter filed to run on August 15, 2014, after Republican incumbent candidate Henry V. Rayhons withdrew from the race on August 6, 2014. Baxter defeated Huisinga in the general election receiving 64.3 % of total votes.

2015 legislative session

Terry Baxter served on different committees at the beginning of 2015 legislative session. He served under committees responsible for Environmental Protection, Judiciary, Local Government and Public Safety. Terry Baxter is also responsible for sponsoring different bills including a bill for an act relating to parent-taught driver education and a bill for an act concerning veterans eligible to take holiday time off for Veterans Day. There are many other bills related to public issues which have been sponsored by Terry Baxter.

Physical Features And Net worth

This 62-year-old Republican is of fair white complexion with graying hair. He has dark brown eyes. Terry Baxter earns a base salary of $25,000 per year. He also earns $160 per day and $120 per day for Polk County legislators.

Moreover, he does not enjoy a large amount of income as the other celebrities from the showbiz world but he does make a little which is enough for his simple lifestyle. The net worth of Terry Baxter is not known.

Terry Baxter's Personal Life And Social media

Terry Baxter has managed to remain behind the curtains when it comes to his personal life. There are not many details found about his married life, wife or children. However, more information about him can be found on the internet. Some details are available on Ballotpedia which is considered to be the encyclopedia of American politics.  He does not have a Wikipedia page.