Jon Jacobsen wins House District 22 special election

June 29, 2017

Jon Jacobsen emerged victorious in a special election Tuesday to serve out the remainder of the late Rep. Greg Forristall's term representing Iowa House District 22. Jacobsen received 43.9 perent of the total vote (1,069 votes). Not far behind was Independent candidate Carol Forristall, Rep. Forristall's wife, who received 32.9 percent of the total vote (803 votes). Jacobsen is a vice president at Security National Bank in Council Bluffs and is also on the Pottawattamie GOP Central Committee.