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}}{{tnr}}'''Amy Sinclair'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012#District 14|District 14]] of the [[Iowa State Senate]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Amy Sinclair'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012#District 14|District 14]] of the [[Iowa State Senate]].
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Sinclair operates a 60-head cow/calf operation in Wayne County, Iowa.<ref name=website/>
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==Issues==
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===Campaign Themes===
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Sinclair's website highlights the following themes:<ref name=website>[http://www.sinclairforiowa.com/ "sinclairforiowa," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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*"Education is a top priority for Amy. She will advocate for strong local control of schools;  improved teacher, student and parent accountability; and renewed pre-eminence for Iowa’s educational system."
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*"To make southern Iowa and our great state flourish, it is vital we reduce the cumbersome regulations that inhibit economic growth."
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*"Amy believes a government that governs least is the best and that the most effective, responsible and responsive government is government closest to the people."
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*"She has been elected twice to the Wayne County Board of Supervisors. She understands the importance of economic development in our rural areas, and that agriculture is the backbone of Iowa’s economy."
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*"Amy believes in traditional values. She serves God, honors human life, and supports marriage."
  
 
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*[http://www.sinclairforiowa.com/ Official campaign website]
 
*[http://www.sinclairforiowa.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=85793 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=85793 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Amy-Sinclair/279841215392767 Amy Sinclair on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Amy-Sinclair/279841215392767 Amy Sinclair on Facebook]
 
*[https://twitter.com/#!/sinclairforiowa Amy Sinclair on Twitter]
 
*[https://twitter.com/#!/sinclairforiowa Amy Sinclair on Twitter]

Revision as of 10:21, 5 September 2012

Amy Sinclair
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Candidate for
Iowa State Senate District 14
PartyRepublican
Prior offices
Wayne County Board of Supervisors
Websites
Personal website
Campaign website
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Amy Sinclair is a 2012 Republican candidate for District 14 of the Iowa State Senate.

Sinclair operates a 60-head cow/calf operation in Wayne County, Iowa.[1]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Sinclair's website highlights the following themes:[1]

  • "Education is a top priority for Amy. She will advocate for strong local control of schools; improved teacher, student and parent accountability; and renewed pre-eminence for Iowa’s educational system."
  • "To make southern Iowa and our great state flourish, it is vital we reduce the cumbersome regulations that inhibit economic growth."
  • "Amy believes a government that governs least is the best and that the most effective, responsible and responsive government is government closest to the people."
  • "She has been elected twice to the Wayne County Board of Supervisors. She understands the importance of economic development in our rural areas, and that agriculture is the backbone of Iowa’s economy."
  • "Amy believes in traditional values. She serves God, honors human life, and supports marriage."

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012

Sinclair is running in the 2012 election for Iowa State Senate District 14. She defeated Stephanie Jones and Steven Everly in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. Sinclair will face Dick Schrad (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa State Senate, District 14 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngAmy Sinclair 66.1% 2,652
Steven Everly 27.8% 1,116
Stephanie Jones 6.2% 247
Total Votes 4,015

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