Election Contests and Ballot Measures

November 2, 2010 Iowa General Election

Iowa

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US Senate
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Roxanne Conlin - D
Websiteroxanneforiowa.com
Chuck Grassley - R
Websitegrassley.senate.gov
83
John Heiderscheit - L
Websiteheiderscheit2010.com
US House of Representatives
United States Representative District 1
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Bruce Braley - D
Websitewww.brucebraley.com
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Jason A. Faulkner
Benjamin M. Lange - R
Websitelangeforcongress.com
Rob J. Petsche - L
Websitepetscheforsmallergovernment.com
United States Representative District 2
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David Loebsack - D
Websitewww.loebsackforcongress.org
64
Mariannette Miller-Meeks - R
Websitemillermeeksforcongress.com
61
Gary Sicard - L
Websitewww.garysicard.org/wp
Jon Tack - CON
Websitewww.jontackforcongress.com
United States Representative District 3
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Leonard L. Boswell - D
Websiteboswellforcongress.com
83
Rebecca Williamson - SW
Brad Zaun - R
United States Representative District 4
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Tom Latham - R
Websitewww.tomlatham.com
68
Dan Lensing
Websitedanlensingforcongress.com
Bill Maske - D
Websitemaskeforcongress.com
Governor / Lt Governor
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Chet Culver - D
Patty Judge - D
Terry E. Branstad - R
Websitebranstadreynolds.com
70
Kim Reynolds - R
Jonathan Narcisse - I
Websitenarcisseforiowa.com
Richard Marlar - I
Websitenarcisseforiowa.com/wp/?page_id=114
Eric Cooper - L
Websitecoopersmallergovernment.com
51
Nick Weltha - L
David Rosenfeld - SW
Helen Meyers - SW
Gregory James Hughes
Websitehughesforgov.com
Robin Prior-Calef
Websitehughesforgov.com
Iowa Statewide Offices
Secretary Of State
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Michael A. Mauro - D
Websitemichaelmauro.org
Matt Schultz - R
Websitevotemattschultz.com
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Jake Porter - L
Auditor Of State
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Jon Murphy - D
Websitemurphyforiowa.com
David A. Vaudt - R
Websitewww.davevaudt.com
Treasurer Of State
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Michael L. Fitzgerald - D
Websitewww.treasurer.state.ia.us
David D. Jamison - R
Secretary Of Agriculture
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Francis Thicke - D
Websitewww.thickeforagriculture.com
Bill Northey - R
Websitewww.agriculture.state.ia.us
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Attorney General
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Tom Miller - D
Websitewww.iowaattorneygeneral.org
72
Brenna Findley - R
Websitefindleyforiowa.com
Referendums and Ballot Measures
Iowa's Water and Land Legacy Amendment
Shall the following amendment to the Constitution be adopted?Adopts Iowa's Water and Land Legacy Amendment which creates a dedicated trust fund for the purposes of protecting and enhancing water quality and natural areas in the State including parks, trails, and fish and wildlife habitat, and conserving agricultural soils in this State.Full Text: Article VII of the Constitution of the State of Iowa is amended by adding the following new section:NATURAL RESOURCES. SEC. 10. A natural resources and outdoor recreation trust fund is created within the treasury for the purposes of protecting and enhancing water quality and natural areas in this State including parks, trails, and fish and wildlife habitat, and conserving agricultural soils in this State. Moneys in the fund shall be exclusively appropriated by law for these purposes.The general assembly shall provide by law for the implementation of this section, including by providing for the administration of the fund and at least annual audits of the fund.Except as otherwise provided in this section, the fund shall be annually credited with an amount equal to the amount generated by a sales tax rate of three-eighths of one percent as may be imposed upon the retail sales price of tangible personal property and the furnishing of enumerated services sold in this State.No revenue shall be credited to the fund until the tax rate for the sales tax imposed upon the retail sales price of tangible personal property and the furnishing of enumerated services sold in this State in effect on the effective date of this section is increased. After such an increased tax rate becomes effective, an amount equal to the amount generated by the increase in the tax rate shall be annually credited to the fund, not to exceed an amount equal to the amount generated by a tax rate of three-eighths of one percent imposed upon the retail sales price of tangible personal property and the furnishing of enumerated services sold in this State.
Convention to revise the Constitution
Shall there be a convention to revise the Constitution, and propose amendment or amendments to same?
Constitutional Amendment Question: Language That Describes A Person Who Cannot Legally Vote
Summary: Changes the language that describes a person who cannot legally vote from "idiot or insane person" to "a person adjudged mentally incompetent to vote."
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