Name Tony Bisignano
|Religion Roman Catholic|
Spouse(s) Kimberly Caudill
Party Iowa Democratic Party
|Born May 14, 1952 (age 63)
Des Moines, Iowa (1952-05-14) |
Children Emily, Allison, Nick (deceased)
Alma mater University of Northern Iowa Drake University
Profession Union representative, politician
Residence Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Education Drake University, University of Northern Iowa
Political party Iowa Democratic Party
Tony bisignano for senate what i m fighting for
Tony Bisignano (born May 14, 1952) is an American politician and state senator from the state of Iowa.
- Tony bisignano for senate what i m fighting for
- Iowa House
- Iowa Senate
- Personal life
Bisignano first served in the Iowa House from 1987 to 1993, and then in the Senate from 1993 to 1997. He was reelected in 2014.
Tony Bisignano was born in Des Moines, Iowa to Alfonso and Rose Bisignano.
He graduated from Dowling High School in 1970. Bisignano then attended the University of Northern Iowa and Grandview College. Bisignano attended Drake University in Des Moines.
Bisignano served as president of AFSCME Local 1868 and was a past project manager for Polk County Board of Supervisors. He is a member of the Italian/American Cultural Center and is a past board member of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Des Moines.
Bisignano served in the Iowa House representing the 80th district from 1987 until 1993 when he was elected to the Senate.
Bisignano served in the Iowa Senate representing the 34th district from 1993 until 1997.
Bisignano ran for the Iowa Senate again in 2014 and was elected to represent the 17th district. He serves as the chairman of the Labor and Business Relations Committee.
Bisignano is married to Kimberly Caudill. They have two daughters, Emily and Allison. Their son Nick was killed in an auto accident.
Bisignano is a Roman Catholic and worships at St. Anthony's Catholic Church.