David Loebsack visited to 1970 East High School in Sioux City. Then he studied until 1974 at the Iowa State University political science and philosophy in the connection at the University of California at Davis. After finishing his studies, taught at Cornell Loebsack College in Mount Vernon political science.
Politically, Loebsack joined the Democratic Party. In the 2006 congressional elections, he was in the second electoral district of Iowa in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC selected. There he came into effect on January 3, 2007 to the succession of Republican Jim Leach, whom he had defeated in the election with 51 percent of the vote. After a re-election in 2008, when he defeated the Republican Cute Maria Miller - Meeks, Loebsack carry out his mandate until today. His current term of office runs until 3 January 2011. He is a member of the Armed Services Committee and the Committee on Education and Labor, and in two sub-committees.
As a member of the predominantly agricultural state of Iowa, David Loebsack is committed to the interests of farmers. He is to improve homeland security and environmentally friendly policies. Loebsack is married and lives privately in Mount Vernon.