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Schmitz Explains why She Deserves Another Term

Posted: Friday, February 26th, 2010 at 5:58 am

press play to hear from State Sen. Becky Schmitz

A group of Republicans are vying to unseat Fairfield State Senator Becky Schmitz. Schmitz says she’ll seek reelection as an advocate for education. She serves as chair of the education committee and points to a recent survey that rated Iowa as 26th in the nation for teacher salaries. Rick Marlar of Wayland, Randy Besick of Keosauqua and Dan Cesar also of Keosauqua have all announced they’ll seek the GOP nomination to run against Schmitz.