Posts With Keyword ‘Jim Van Engelenhoven’

Local Candidates Hope for Your Vote Today at the Polls

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Marion County residents have several decisions to make as they head to the polls today.

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Van Engelenhoven Receives Public Endorsement

Posted: Friday, September 17th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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The political action committee of the National Federation of Independent Business or NFIB announced on Thursday its public endorsement of State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven in his re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in the 71st district.

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Van Engelenhoven Earns Republican Nod to Seek Re-election

Posted: Sunday, June 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Jim Van Engelenhoven was elected as the Republican nominee for House District 71 in this past week’s primary election.

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Incumbent State Representative from Pella Wins Primary Election

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Jim Van Engelenhoven was elected as the Republican nominee for House District 71 in Tuesday’s primary election.

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Contested State Representative Race on Most Marion County Ballots

Posted: Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Voters in the Marion County area will be casting their ballots for a contested race for State Representative in Tuesday’s primary election.

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Rep. Van Engelenhoven Earns Recognition from Iowa Farm Bureau

Posted: Monday, May 17th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella has earned the support of the Iowa Farm Bureau in his campaign to be re-elected to the Iowa House.

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Local Leaders Upset DHS Consolidation

Posted: Sunday, April 18th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) has recently announced that it is reorganizing services at 23 local offices, including the one in Knoxville.

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Pella Lawmaker Says State Spending is Impacting Property Taxes

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The 2010 Legislative Session adjourned last week at the Statehouse in Des Moines, and now the decisions made by lawmakers over the last few months will start being put into effect.

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Pella Lawmaker Reflects as Session Comes to a Close

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Despite initial plans to have adjourned last Thursday, the Iowa Legislative session has carried over into this week, and lawmakers appear to have at least a day or two of work ahead of them.

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Pella Lawmaker Supports Private Education Amendment

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 at 6:29 am

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On Friday, State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella supported an amendment to a Senate bill that would have cut approximately $800,000 from the School Tuition Organization Tax Credit program.

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Pella Residents to Vie for Seat in Iowa House

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

Friday was the deadline to file candidacy papers for a state or county office, and three Pella residents will be on the ballot for a seat in the Iowa House of Representatives.

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Legislative Session Likely to End by Next Weekend, says Pella Lawmaker

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 6:25 am

An eighty-day legislative session was the goal of Iowa lawmakers at the outset of the session, and State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella thinks that goal will be met.

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Pella Lawmaker Encourages Participation in Teddy Bear Program

Posted: Friday, March 19th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella announced Thursday that he will be encouraging Iowans to take part in the Iowa National Guard Officers Auxillary’s (INGO Aux) “Bear Hug” project.

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Session Likely to End on Schedule, says Rep. Van Engelenhoven

Posted: Thursday, March 18th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Iowa lawmakers aimed to complete the current legislative session in eighty days at the outset of the session, and State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella thinks that goal will be met.

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Van Engelenhoven Says Latest State Revenue Estimates Unlikely to Impact Budget

Posted: Monday, March 15th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Iowa’s Revenue Estimating Conference announced a $30 million increase in state funds last week, which could be an early indicator of recovery in the state’s economy.

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McKinley and Van Engelenhoven Coffee

Posted: Saturday, March 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Two of Marion County’s state lawmakers will attend a legislative coffee Saturday morning to meet with constituents in their district.

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McKinley and Van Engelenhoven to Visit with Knoxville Residents

Posted: Friday, March 12th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Local lawmakers will be in Knoxville to visit with members of the community Friday afternoon.

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Incumbent State Representative to face Challenger in June Primary

Posted: Thursday, March 11th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Incumbent State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella will face a challenger in the Republican primaries later this year.

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Labor Legislation Not Likely to Pass this Session Says Pella Lawmaker

Posted: Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Several proposed pieces of labor legislation may fall by the wayside this session as a result of a lack of activity on the debate floor.

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Pella Lawmaker Says Reorganization Bill Fell Short of Expectations

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Iowa lawmakers approved a bill this past week aimed at streamlining and re-organizing state government.  

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