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}}{{tnr}}'''Larry Sheets'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 80|District 80]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]]. <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>
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Larry Sheets'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 80|District 80]] of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]]. <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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Sheets attended the University of Michigan, receiving a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering. He also earned a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.<ref name=website>[http://www.sheetsforiowahouse.com/ "Wsheetsforiowahouse," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
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==Issues==
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===Campaign Themes===
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Sheets' website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website/>
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'''Job Issues'''
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*Excerpt:"Creation and retention of manufacturing activity in Southeast Iowa. Representation of rural and agriculture based industry."
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''' Fiscal Issues'''
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*Excerpt:"The power to tax is the power to destroy.  The power to borrow for the People is the power to enslave the people. These powers need limiting."
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'''Social Issues'''
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*Excerpt:"Removal of activist judges who impose their will on the people. Pursue life for the unborn and the elderly. Insure the Bill of Rights apply for all people because 'Our Liberties We Prize and Our Rights We Will Maintain'. Support traditional families and their values. Appropriate funding for rural schools to insure their survival and their towns’ vitality."
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===2012===
 
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Sheets is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 80. Sheets ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face [[Joseph Judge]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.  
 
Sheets is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 80. Sheets ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face [[Joseph Judge]] (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.  
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==Personal==
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Sheets and his wife Carolyn have eight children.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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==External Links==
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{{submit a leg link}}
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*[http://www.sheetsforiowahouse.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=138001 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=138001 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Larry-Sheets-for-Iowa-House-of-Representatives/222882957789373 Larry Sheets on Facebook]
  
 
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==References==

Revision as of 12:02, 14 September 2012

Larry Sheets
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives District 80
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sPurdue University
Master'sUniversity of Michigan
Personal
ProfessionEngineer/Teacher
Websites
Campaign website
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Larry Sheets is a 2012 Republican candidate for District 80 of the Iowa House of Representatives. [1][2]

Sheets attended the University of Michigan, receiving a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering. He also earned a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.[3]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Sheets' website highlights the following campaign themes:[3]

Job Issues

  • Excerpt:"Creation and retention of manufacturing activity in Southeast Iowa. Representation of rural and agriculture based industry."

Fiscal Issues

  • Excerpt:"The power to tax is the power to destroy. The power to borrow for the People is the power to enslave the people. These powers need limiting."

Social Issues

  • Excerpt:"Removal of activist judges who impose their will on the people. Pursue life for the unborn and the elderly. Insure the Bill of Rights apply for all people because 'Our Liberties We Prize and Our Rights We Will Maintain'. Support traditional families and their values. Appropriate funding for rural schools to insure their survival and their towns’ vitality."

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Sheets is running in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 80. Sheets ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face Joseph Judge (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Personal

Sheets and his wife Carolyn have eight children.

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