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Dems: Meet the Canidate: HD 73 Jodi Clemens

September 19, 2018
Dems: Meet the Canidate: HD 73 Jodi Clemens

Jodi Clemens Iowa House District 73 Information West Branch Email Address: jodi4iowa@gmail.com Website: http://clemensforiowahouse.com/ Jodi Clemens in running for the Iowa House in district 73, which includes Cedar county. Jodi is a lifelong resident ...

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Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 72 Mindy Benson

September 18, 2018
Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 72 Mindy Benson

Mindy Benson Iowa House District 72 Information Tama Website:  https://www.bensonforiowa.com/   Tama County Emergency Manager Mindy Benson announced that she is running for the Iowa House of Representatives in House District 72. This seat includes...

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Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 71 Mark Smith

September 17, 2018
Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 71 Mark Smith

Mark Smith Iowa House District 71 Information Marshalltown Email Address: representativemarksmith@gmail.com Website: http://marksmithiowa.com Mark Smith is currently serving his 9th term in the Iowa House. Before being elected House Democratic Leader, ...

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Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 70 Tracy Ehlert

September 14, 2018
Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 70 Tracy Ehlert

Tracy Ehlert Iowa House District 70 Information Cedar Rapids   Tracy Ehlert is an Early Childhood Educator & Advocate in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. She lives on the west side of Cedar Rapids with her husband Justin, her two sons Daythan and Bryce, an...

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Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 69 Kirsten Running-Marquardt

September 14, 2018
Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 69 Kirsten Running-Marquardt

Kirsten Running-Marquardt Iowa House District 69 Information Email Address: kirstenrunning@hotmail.com Representative Kirsten Running-Marquardt is serving her 3rd term in the Iowa House of Representatives. Kirsten was elected in a special election in N...

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Dems: Hunting Seasons Starting in September

September 13, 2018
Dems: Hunting Seasons Starting in September

With the unofficial end of summer, fall hunting season is in full swing.  September 1st marked the start of dove, snipe, rail, cottontail rabbit, Canada goose, teal, and squirrel hunting.  Later in the month the youth deer season and disabled hunter de...

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Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 68 Molly Donahue

September 13, 2018
Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 68 Molly Donahue

Molly Donahue Iowa House District 68 Information Cedar Rapids Email Address: donahueforrep@gmail.com Website: http://donahueforia.com Molly was born and raised in Cedar Rapids Metro where she graduated from Washington High School, the school where she ...

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Dems: State Budget Cuts Bring Disadvantage to Iowa’s Public Safety

September 12, 2018
Dems: State Budget Cuts Bring Disadvantage to Iowa’s Public Safety

This September, the Iowa Civil and Human Rights Commission will host a discussion with the Des Moines police department and community partners on how to reduce violence and strengthen relations with local law enforcement officials. ‘Bridging the Gap’ i...

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Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 67 Eric Gjerde

September 12, 2018
Dems: Meet the Candidate: HD 67 Eric Gjerde

Eric Gjerde Iowa House District 67 Information Cedar Rapids ​Email Address: ericforiowa@gmail.com Website: https://www.ericforiowa.com Eric grew up in a rural community with his parents and twin sister.  He is the son of Ken Gjerde, a veteran of both t...

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Dems: Traffic Camera Fight Revived in Supreme Court

September 11, 2018
Dems: Traffic Camera Fight Revived in Supreme Court

After initially ruling that cities could turn back on their traffic cameras to police traffic, the Supreme Court is reviving the issue with a class action lawsuit against traffic camera enforcement. The class action lawsuit revolves around the type of ...

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