Thank you for visiting my website. I am humbled and honored to represent 60,000 constitutents at the capital. With all my heart, I believe that anyone can be a voice for the people. I will remind myself everyday that I am a servant of the people who elected me to office. My on-going goal is to visit with as many voters as possible. If you have any concerns or questions about the issues for which I stand, please call me. As your Senator, I will put Iowa families first and will listen and represent the values and principles that Iowans hold true. Please take a moment to learn more about the issues that I feel strongly about.

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Protecting the Iowa Taxpayer

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Do you think it is wise spending $50,000 of taxpayers’ money on office furniture and computers for three people? I imagine an overwhelming majority of people would answer no, if posed this question. This week, I voted to remove $50,000 allocated for office furnishings for a board in the Admin and Reg. budget. You may …

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Keeping the Financial House in Order


After nine weeks and the second funnel now behind us, I wanted to take the time to update you on the budget happenings within the Iowa Legislature. First and foremost, I am working to stay mindful of issues impacting Iowa families and pushing for legislation that strengthens our economy, fosters job creation and providing Iowans …

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