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}}{{tnr}}'''John Forbes'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 40|District 40]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''John Forbes'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 40|District 40]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]].
  
==Elections==
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Forbes has owned and operated a Medicap Pharmacy in Urbandale for 32 years.<ref name=website>[http://forbes4iowahouse.com "forbes4iowahouse," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
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==Issues==
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===Campaign Themes===
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Forbes' website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website/>
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'''Coalition Building '''
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*Excerpt:"Restoring partnership and civility"
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'''Economic Development'''
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*Excerpt:"Business improvement and job expansion"
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'''Fiscal Responsibility '''
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*Excerpt:"Service excellence within our financial means"
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'''Health Care'''
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*Excerpt:"Quality medical care with judicious accountability"
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'''Education'''
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*Excerpt:"Student, teacher and parent partnership for 21st century achievement"
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'''Conservation'''
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*Excerpt:"Protecting our shared natural heritage"
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==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
  
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Forbes is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 40. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and will face [[Mike Brown (Iowa)|Mike Brown]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012. Incumbent [[Lance Horbach]] (R) did not seek re-election.<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>
 
Forbes is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 40. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and will face [[Mike Brown (Iowa)|Mike Brown]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012. Incumbent [[Lance Horbach]] (R) did not seek re-election.<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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Forbes and his wife Cindy have two children.<ref name=website/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://forbes4iowahouse.com Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=73869 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=73869 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/#!/JohnForbes4Iowa John Forbes on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/#!/JohnForbes4IA John Forbes on Twitter]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 11:07, 10 September 2012

John Forbes
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives District 40
PartyDemocratic
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ProfessionPharmacist
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John Forbes is a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 40 of the Iowa House of Representatives.

Forbes has owned and operated a Medicap Pharmacy in Urbandale for 32 years.[1]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Forbes' website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Coalition Building

  • Excerpt:"Restoring partnership and civility"

Economic Development

  • Excerpt:"Business improvement and job expansion"

Fiscal Responsibility

  • Excerpt:"Service excellence within our financial means"

Health Care

  • Excerpt:"Quality medical care with judicious accountability"

Education

  • Excerpt:"Student, teacher and parent partnership for 21st century achievement"

Conservation

  • Excerpt:"Protecting our shared natural heritage"

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Forbes is running in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 40. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and will face Mike Brown (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Lance Horbach (R) did not seek re-election.[2][3]

Personal

Forbes and his wife Cindy have two children.[1]

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