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  |Name = Guy Vander Linden
  political position = Candidate for <br> [[Iowa House of Representatives|Iowa, District 75]] |
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 79
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  |Tenure = January 10, 2011-Present
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}}{{tnr}}'''Guy Vander Linden''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Iowa House of Representatives, 2010|Republican candidate]] for District 75 of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]] in the [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010 state legislative elections]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Guy Vander Linden''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 79. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
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Vander Linden earned his Bachelor's from the University of Iowa and his Master's from the University of Southern California. His professional experience includes working as the Vice President of Agusta Westland, Inc. and for the defense division of Rolls-Royce. He served in the United States Marines, reaching the rank of Brigadier General.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Linden served on the following committees:
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|Committee1 = Commerce
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|Committee2 = State Government
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|Chair2 = Chair
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|Committee3 = Ways and Means
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Linden served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Natural Resources
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|Committee2 = State Government
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|Chair2 = Vice-chair
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|Committee3 = Veterans Affairs
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|Chair3 = Vice-chair
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
===2010===
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Vander Linden ran 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 defeated [[Chris Wilson]] (D) 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>
  
Vander Linden won election to the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating incumbent [[Eric Palmer]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.iowaelectionresults.gov/ Unofficial Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results]</ref>
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|party1 = Republican
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|winner1 = Guy Vander Linden
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|candidate2 = Chris Wilson
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|votes1 = 10804
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|votes2 = 4177
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===2010===
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Vander Linden won election to the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating incumbent [[Eric Palmer]] (D) in the November 2 general election.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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===2010===
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In 2010, Linden raised $279,583 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref> 
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His four largest contributors were:
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| Iowa Republican Party
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| Align="Right" | $208,257
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| Brownell Iii, Frank
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| Align="Right" | $15,000
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| Crookham, Joe P
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| Align="Right" | $8,500
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| Brownell, Peter R
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| Align="Right" | $7,500
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==Personal==
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Linden has three children.
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.iowaelectionresults.gov/ Unofficial Iowa General Election Results]]
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*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=10808 Iowa House of Representatives - Rep. Guy Vander Linden]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=122029 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=122029 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121711 2010]
  
 
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Revision as of 09:54, 18 June 2013

Guy Vander Linden
Guy Vander Linden.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 79
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
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 District 79. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Vander Linden earned his Bachelor's from the University of Iowa and his Master's from the University of Southern California. His professional experience includes working as the Vice President of Agusta Westland, Inc. and for the defense division of Rolls-Royce. He served in the United States Marines, reaching the rank of Brigadier General.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
State Government, Chair
Ways and Means

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

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

Iowa House of Representatives, District 79, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGuy Vander Linden Incumbent 72.1% 10,804
     Democratic Chris Wilson 27.9% 4,177
Total Votes 14,981

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

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

Personal

Linden has three children.

Recent news

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

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

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jeff Kaufmann (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 79
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Eric Palmer
Iowa House of Representatives District 75
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Dawn Pettengill (R)