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}}{{tnr}}'''Patti Branco'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 34|District 34]] 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}}'''Patti Branco'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Republican]] candidate for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012#District 34|District 34]] 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>
  
==Elections==
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Prior to her retirment, Branco worked as a business consultant and author.<ref name=website>[http://www.brancoforiowahouse.com/ "brancoforiowahouse," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
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==Issues==
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===Campaign Themes===
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Branco's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website/>
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*"To lead with courage, not by Gallup Polls."
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*"To support life at all stages, protect the homeless and the helpless, promote freedon of expression and preserve our constitution and our liberties."
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*"Our Medicare reimbursement in Iowa is close to the bottom of all the states . We need to stop Medicare in-equity and keep our good doctors from moving to a better paying state."
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*"To improve the lives of all Iowans with lower taxes, smaller government and fiscal responsibility. Accomplishing these will create jobs, bring businesses to Iowa and keep Iowa growing and strong."
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*"A vibrant and robust downtown in a capitol city will create revenue, business and convenience for the 77,000 downtown residents and workers."
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*"Downtown Des Moines has much to offer with it's Civic Center, River walk and culture. Let's entice stores and grocers to return to DT Des Moines!"
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==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
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==Personal==
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Branco and her husband of 30 years, Mike, have three children.<ref name=website/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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*[http://www.brancoforiowahouse.com/ Official campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137954 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137954 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/patti.branco Patti Branco on Facebook]
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*[http://www.linkedin.com/in/pattibranco Patti Branco on LinkedIn]
  
 
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Revision as of 10:05, 10 September 2012

Patti Branco
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives District 34
PartyRepublican
Personal
ProfessionRetired
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Campaign website
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Patti Branco is a 2012 Republican candidate for District 34 of the Iowa House of Representatives.[1][2]

Prior to her retirment, Branco worked as a business consultant and author.[3]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Branco's website highlights the following campaign themes:[3]

  • "To lead with courage, not by Gallup Polls."
  • "To support life at all stages, protect the homeless and the helpless, promote freedon of expression and preserve our constitution and our liberties."
  • "Our Medicare reimbursement in Iowa is close to the bottom of all the states . We need to stop Medicare in-equity and keep our good doctors from moving to a better paying state."
  • "To improve the lives of all Iowans with lower taxes, smaller government and fiscal responsibility. Accomplishing these will create jobs, bring businesses to Iowa and keep Iowa growing and strong."
  • "A vibrant and robust downtown in a capitol city will create revenue, business and convenience for the 77,000 downtown residents and workers."
  • "Downtown Des Moines has much to offer with it's Civic Center, River walk and culture. Let's entice stores and grocers to return to DT Des Moines!"

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Branco is running in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 34. Branco defeated Dave Leach in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face incumbent Bruce Hunter (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Iowa House of Representatives, District 34 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPatti Branco 59.2% 151
Dave Leach 40.8% 104
Total Votes 255

Personal

Branco and her husband of 30 years, Mike, have three children.[3]

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