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August 23, 2013

Branstad, Reynolds announce County co-chairs

URBANDALE — Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds’ campaign committee – the Gov. Branstad Committee – today announced the initial organization of 1,075 county chairs across the state. The organization, which will continue to grow as the campaign works to fill every precinct, includes co-chairs in every county.

“This is just the beginning of our continual work to build the strongest grassroots organization Iowa Republicans have ever seen,” said campaign manager Jake Ketzner. “We find as we visit with Iowans they are proud to join Governor Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Reynolds’ team because of their tireless work bringing jobs to Iowa, growing our family incomes, providing a world-class education for our children and reining in frivolous government spending.”

The Appanoose County co-chairs and their hometowns are Austin Harris and Rep. Larry Sheets, both from Moulton.

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