We are looking for interns interested in politics and/or communications to assist state representatives and staff during the 2009 legislative session. In addition to working with elected officials, House interns have had other great experiences meeti ...Read More »
Dennis Cooper lives in Bedford, Iowa, and has farmed in Taylor County for 32 years. He strongly supports family farms, rural communities and middle-class families. Dennis served in the U.S. Air Force for nearly seven years, from 1968 to 1974. Later h ...Read More »
Ron Fedler was born Aug. 23, 1950, the 10th child in a family of 13 children. Growing up in a family with so many kids, he learned the values of sharing and taking care of each other. In 1968, Ron graduated from Marquette High School in West Point, I ...Read More »
Larry Marek is a farmer who resides outside of Riverside, Iowa, on his family’s century farm. Larry is currently the District 9 director of the Iowa Soybean Association; he was previously the state executive committee secretary. He is a former county ...Read More »
Jim is a lifelong resident of Iowa. Born in Waterloo and raised in Belle Plaine, Jim moved to Victor during junior high school and graduated from HLV in 1987. In 1990, Jim moved to Grinnell but soon moved back to Victor. Jim has been active in work a ...Read More »
Frank Best is a lifelong resident of Louisa County. He graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor’s degree in art and art history. Since moving back to Columbus City after graduating from college, Frank has spent much of his time working t ...Read More »
Phyllis Thede lives in Bettendorf, Iowa, with her husband, Dave, and their youngest daughter Mackenzie, a student at Scott Community College. Their two older daughters live in California: Acacia is the principal of Maryland Elementary in Vista, and R ...Read More »
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