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  |Status = Incumbent
 
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  |Tenure = 2003-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2003-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 10, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2003
 
  |Assumed office = 2003
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Base salary = $25,000/year
 
  |Base salary = $25,000/year
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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  |First elected = 2002
 
  |First elected = 2002
 
  |Term limits =  
 
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  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dwayne Alons''' (b. October 30, 1946) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 4th District since 2003.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dwayne Alons''' (b. October 30, 1946) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. since 2003.
  
Alons was a Major General in the Iowa Air National Guard from 1975-1977 and 1980-2002, and was a Captain in the United States Air Force from 1968-1974.
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Alons served as a Captain in the United States Air Force from 1968-1974 and a Major General in the Iowa Air National Guard from 1975-1977 and 1980-2002.
 
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He is a member of American Legion Post 272, Gideons International, Iowans for Tax Relief, Iowa Soybean Association, Kiwanis, National Taxpayers Union, and the [[sunshinereview:Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux County]] Farm Bureau.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=18002 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Alons]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
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|Committee2 = Economic Growth
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Committee4 = Veterans Affairs
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|Chair4= Chair
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Alons has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[Judiciary Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Judiciary]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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|Collapse= Yes
*Subcommittee on Agriculture and Natural Resources (Joint Appropriations)
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|State = Iowa
* [[Veterans Affairs Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Veterans Affairs]]
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Agriculture  
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|Committee2 = Judiciary  
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|Committee3 = Public Safety  
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|Committee4 = Veterans Affairs  
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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|Collapse= Yes
*Subcommittee on Administration and Regulation Appropriations (Ranking Member)
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|State = Iowa
* [[Veterans Affairs Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Veterans Affairs]]
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 = Human Resources  
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|Committee3 = Public Safety  
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|Committee4 = Veterans Affairs  
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Alons ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 4. Alons ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 Alons collected $32,254 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
 
In 2010 Alons collected $32,254 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Alons is a member of American Legion Post 272, Gideons International, Iowans for Tax Relief, Iowa Soybean Association, Kiwanis, National Taxpayers Union, and the [[sunshinereview:Sioux County, Iowa|Sioux County]] Farm Bureau.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=18002 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Alons]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Dwayne + Alons + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Dwayne + Alons + Iowa + Legislature'''
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=18002 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=18002 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96424 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80076 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62869 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8270 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27682 2000]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96424 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80076 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62869 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=8270 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=27682 2000]
* [http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20110422/NEWS/104220351/1131/COMM09/?odyssey=nav|head&community=Urbandale ''Des Moines Register'', "Five House members seek impeachment of four Iowa Supreme Court justices", April 21, 2011]
 
  
 
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Dwayne Alons
Dwayne Alons.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 4
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchIowa Air National Guard
Years of service1975-1977, 1980-2002
Service branchUnited States Air Force
Years of service1968-1974
Personal
BirthdayOctober 30, 1946
Place of birthHull, IA
ReligionChristian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dwayne Alons (b. October 30, 1946) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. since 2003.

Alons served as a Captain in the United States Air Force from 1968-1974 and a Major General in the Iowa Air National Guard from 1975-1977 and 1980-2002.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Economic Growth
Judiciary
Veterans Affairs, Chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Alons served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Alons ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 4. Alons ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

See also:Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Alons ran for re-election to the 4th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 4
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngDwayne Alons (R) 11,272

2008

On November 4, 2008, Alons was re-elected to the 4th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating James Van Bruggen (D). [4] Alons raised $33,400 for his campaign, while Van Bruggen raised $2,562.[5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 4
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngDwayne Alons (R) 12,345
James Van Bruggen (D) 2,693

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Alons collected $32,254 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[6]


2008

In 2008 Alons collected $33,400 in donations.[7]

Four of his largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $3,645
Iowans for Tax Relief $3,500
Siouxland Energy & Livestock Cooperative $550
Iowa Bankers Association $500

Personal

Alons is a member of American Legion Post 272, Gideons International, Iowans for Tax Relief, Iowa Soybean Association, Kiwanis, National Taxpayers Union, and the Sioux County Farm Bureau.[8]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Dwayne + Alons + Iowa + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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