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|Iowa House of Representatives District 81|
|Bachelor's||Buena Vista University|
|Place of birth||Ottumwa, Iowa|
Smith currently attends Buena Vista University, where he intends to receive a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and History.
Smith's website highlights the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt:"Create lasting careers and boost business in our economy and keep more money in Iowan's pockets."
- Excerpt:"Cut wasteful spending and make government more effective and improve Iowa's education system."
- Excerpt:"Improve our infrastructure once and for all."
- Excerpt:"Protect the Purity of our U.S Constitutional Right to Vote."
- Excerpt:"Protect the Second Amendment."
- Excerpt:"Strengthen Efforts on Illegal-Immigration."
Smith ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 81. Smith defeated Rick McClure in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was defeated by incumbent Mary Gaskill (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 81, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Mary Gaskill Incumbent||59.9%||7,706|
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 81 Republican Primary, 2012|
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- Dana Milbank: Impeach Obama? - Florida Today
- 2013 Journal Star Small-School All-Star Football Team - Peoria Journal Star
- The GOP's motives are hardly unimpeachable - Post-Tribune
- The GOP's impeachment fever boils over - Grand Island Independent
- DANA MILBANK: The GOP can't shake impeachment fever - Bakersfield Californian
- AREA WRESTLING ROUNDUP Thursday's area wrestling roundup - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
- Milbank: The GOP's impeachment fever - Longview Daily News
- Sixth-ranked Cornell beats Maryland, No. 7 Illinois at Grapple at the Garden - NCAA.com
- Dana Milbank: Talking about impeachment is Republicans' favorite pastime - Post-Bulletin
- The 'i' word: GOP's impeachment fever - Bangor Daily News
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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