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}}{{tnr}}'''Joe Riding'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 30|District 30]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Joe Riding'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 30|District 30]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].
  
==Elections==
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Riding currently manages his family's golf course. He attended Upper Iowa University, receiving a Bachelor's degree.<ref name=website>[http://joeriding.com/ "joeriding," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
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==Issues==
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===Campaign Themes==
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Riding's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website/>
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'''Economy'''
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*Excerpt:"The State’s role in the economy is to create an environment that allows all businesses, both large and small, to be created, to expand, and to prosper."
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'''Education'''
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*Excerpt:"In my discussions with teachers and school administrators, the lack of parental involvement in their children’s education is the single biggest issue that faces our educational system today."
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'''2nd Amendment'''
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*Excerpt:"The United States Constitution guarantees its citizens the right to bear arms. I will work with all individuals and groups to protect these rights."
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'''Collective Bargaining'''
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*Excerpt:"A group has the right to organize and collective bargain on their behalf for their wages and benefits."
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==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
  
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Riding is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 30. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Incumbent [[David Jacoby]] is running in district 74 due to redistricting. Riding will face [[Jim Carley]] (R) 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 April 23, 2012]</ref>
 
Riding is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 30. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Incumbent [[David Jacoby]] is running in district 74 due to redistricting. Riding will face [[Jim Carley]] (R) 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 April 23, 2012]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Riding and his wife of 20 years, Leann, have two children.<ref name=website/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://joeriding.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137952 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137952 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
  
 
==References==
 
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Revision as of 10:12, 8 September 2012

Joe Riding
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives District 30
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolSoutheast Polk
Bachelor'sUpper Iowa University
Personal
ProfessionGolf Course Manager
Websites
Campaign website
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Joe Riding is a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 30 of the Iowa House of Representatives.

Riding currently manages his family's golf course. He attended Upper Iowa University, receiving a Bachelor's degree.[1]

Issues

=Campaign Themes

Riding's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Economy

  • Excerpt:"The State’s role in the economy is to create an environment that allows all businesses, both large and small, to be created, to expand, and to prosper."

Education

  • Excerpt:"In my discussions with teachers and school administrators, the lack of parental involvement in their children’s education is the single biggest issue that faces our educational system today."

2nd Amendment

  • Excerpt:"The United States Constitution guarantees its citizens the right to bear arms. I will work with all individuals and groups to protect these rights."

Collective Bargaining

  • Excerpt:"A group has the right to organize and collective bargain on their behalf for their wages and benefits."

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Riding is running in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 30. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Incumbent David Jacoby is running in district 74 due to redistricting. Riding will face Jim Carley (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Personal

Riding and his wife of 20 years, Leann, have two children.[1]

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