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  • Kelley is a dynamic legislator

    I am Rep. Phyllis Thede, and I want to tell you about your Rep. Dan Kelley. Dan has represented Jasper County since 2011. Dan is one of the most dynam ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • Iowa House needs a stronger voice

    In the last several sessions, the Iowa Legislature has failed to adequately fund our school system, therefore, short-changing Iowa children. We need a ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • Difference in HD 29 race is clear

    Let me begin by saying that as I’ve watched this Democratic primary race unfold, the most ridiculous statements I’ve seen have come from incumbent Dan ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:49 am
  • Kelley fights for impoverished children

    A huge thank you to the voters of Jasper County for electing your State Rep. Dan Kelley to the Iowa House three times. I encourage you to support my c ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:49 am
  • Breckenridge leading positive campaign

    As a young Democrat, I am pretty new to the political scene, but getting involved with Wes Breckenridge’s campaign has been a great introduction and l ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:49 am
  • Impressed with Kelley’s service

    Politicians who use the system for their own gain or ego gratification are in abundance these days, both in Iowa and Washington, D.C. An elected leade ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:49 am
  • Desperate times, desperate measures

    The recent financial reports that were released tell a big story. Wes Breckenridge received more than 200 contributions, almost all of them coming fro ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • Breckenridge is committed to the district

    I am writing a letter in support of Wes Breckenridge for State Representative. I believe that Wes has a good idea of the needs of the people in Distri ...
    May 26, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • Breckenridge listens to us

    As UAW local 997 Vice President, I support Wes Breckenridge for State Representative. Wes has shown that he works hard. He has been a caucus chair, ha ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Urges support for Kelley

    I’m writing on behalf of Dan Kelley for State Representative. I understand Dennis Black’s recent letter of May 13 wasn’t supportive of Dan. I have kno ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Kelley works for the most vulnerable

    In the interest of having voters understand where candidates stand on issues, we want to acknowledge Rep. Dan Kelley for his past support of legislati ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Breckenridge has qualities we need for a representative

    We have been involved in the local Democratic party for about 35 years, putting our support and help behind candidates that we believe in. Wes Brecken ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Kelley has fought for crime victims

    In recent years, a number of cities, nationally and in Iowa, have passed local rules that penalize crime victims for calling the police when they need ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Kelley is a great representative

    Two candidates vying for the golden seat of State Representative Iowa House District 29. Recent letters and comments makes me think this race is more ...
    May 25, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • It’s time for a change

    It’s time for a change; simple as that. As I am getting older, yes that can be hard to admit, it is more evident to me how important it is to research ...
    May 24, 2016 - 10:46 am