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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>
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}}{{tnr}}{{Retired candidate submit info}}'''Patti Branco''' was 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://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>
  
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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Prior to her retirement, Branco worked as a business consultant and author.<ref name=website>[http://www.brancoforiowahouse.com/ "brancoforiowahouse," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
  
 
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Branco is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 34. Branco defeated [[Dave Leach]] in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and will face incumbent [[Bruce Hunter]] ([[Democratic|D]]) in the general election on November 6, 2012.  
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Branco ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 34. Branco defeated [[Dave Leach]] in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was defeated by incumbent [[Bruce Hunter]] ([[Democratic|D]]) in the general election on November 6, 2012.  
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Patti Branco
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Iowa House of Representatives District 34
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Patti Branco was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 34 of the Iowa House of Representatives.[1][2]

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

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

Iowa House of Representatives, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBruce Hunter Incumbent 65.7% 8,813
     Republican Patti Branco 34.3% 4,608
Total Votes 13,421


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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