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Vander Linden is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 79. Vander Linden ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. [[Chris Wilson]] is running unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=SEN&map=DIST ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Primary Results," June 5, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
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Vander Linden is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 79. Vander Linden ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face [[Chris Wilson]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=SEN&map=DIST ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Primary Results," June 5, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
  
  
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Revision as of 02:18, 6 June 2012

Guy Vander Linden
Guy Vander Linden.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 75
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Iowa
Master'sUniversity of Southern California
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Marines
Years of service1973-2000
Personal
BirthdayApril 6, 1948
Place of birthOskaloosa, IA
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Guy Vander Linden is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 75th District since January 10, 2011.

Vander Linden is a retired U.S. Marine who retired at the rank of Brigadier General. During his tenure, he served as a helicopter pilot for President Ronald Reagan, commanded a helicopter squadron in the first Gulf War and oversaw a naval aviation depot at Cherry Point, NC. After retiring from the Marines, he worked as vice president of Agusta Westland, Inc., an Anglo-Italian helicopter company, and for the defense division of auto maker Rolls-Royce. Vander Linden holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa and a master's from the University of Southern California. He also graduated from the Marine Corps Command and Staff College and the National War College.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Linden has been appointed to the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Vander Linden is running in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 79. Vander Linden ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face Chris Wilson (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]


2010

Vander Linden won election to the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating incumbent Eric Palmer (D) in the November 2 general election.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 75 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGuy Vander Linden (R) 6,015
Eric Palmer (D) 5,324

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Linden raised $279,583 in contributions. [4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $208,257
Brownell Iii, Frank $15,000
Crookham, Joe P $8,500
Brownell, Peter R $7,500

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Personal

Linden has three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Eric Palmer
Iowa House District 75
2011–present
Succeeded by
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