Welcome

It has been my privilege to stand up for Mason City and surrounding areas at the Statehouse since I was first elected back in 2008. It is my responsibility to be a voice of fairness and representation of our community. As an educator for my entire career, making a difference in the lives of students and the community has long been a priority of mine.

 

 

Thank you for allowing me to serve you in the Iowa House

 

Representing Iowa House District 53

Fighting for Education

As an educator for nearly three decades, making a difference in the lives of students has long been a priority of mine. As a parent and grandparent, I know how much our children mean to all of us. I fervently believe that a strong education for our students equals a strong foundation for their futures, and for all of our futures. Over the last few […]

Helping Iowa Families

We need to raise the minimum wage so no one who works full-time will be forced to live in poverty and we need to make equal pay for equal work a reality for Iowa women.

Protecting Vulnerable Iowans

Governor Branstad’s Medicaid privatization scheme has been a disaster to implement, we need to enact more oversight to protect Iowans in need.

Latest Posts

Reynolds Says No Special Session Needed;  Lawmakers Have Questions on State Budget Crisis

Reynolds Says No Special Session Needed; Lawmakers Have Questions on State Budget Crisis

Des Moines, Iowa – After Governor Kim Reynolds announced on Wednesday that no special session would be needed to fix the state’s budget crisis, State Representative Sharon Steckman of Mason City said many questions need to be answered before lawmakers return to Des Moines in January. “For the third time this year, Governor Reynolds and Republican lawmakers are borrowing money and forcing Iowans to pay […]

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New Laws to Hit the Books July 1

New Laws to Hit the Books July 1

Des Moines, Iowa – State Representative Sharon Steckman of Mason City today reminded Iowans about several new laws that will take effect on July 1, the start of the state’s new fiscal year. “Iowans should be aware of several changes we made to Iowa law beginning on July 1 that could impact their lives,” said Steckman “This year, we worked together to protect victims of […]

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Steckman Named 2017 Friend of Afterschool

Steckman Named 2017 Friend of Afterschool

Des Moines, IA —Today, Representative Sharon Steckman of Mason City was awarded the 2017 Friend of Afterschool Award by the Afterschool Alliance of Iowa for being a true advocate and strong supporter of afterschool programs and providing tangible support to the issue. Representative Steckman was also recognized for her service on the Governor’s STEM Advisory Council and as the House Education Committee as Ranking Member. […]

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