(Des Moines) The Republican Party of Iowa conducted its elections for officers of the State Central Committee Saturday.
AJ Spiker was re-elected Chairman by a vote of 13-5. David Fischer was elected Co-Chairman by a vote of 11-4-3. Current Treasurer John Kabitzke was unopposed and re-elected by acclimation vote. Mark Doland ran unopposed and was elected by acclimation vote as State Party Secretary.
State Party Chairman AJ Spiker released the following statement.
"I am proud of all our dedicated Republican candidates who ran for party positions today. We had an open and honest discussion that allowed each candidate to outline their values and their direction for the Republican Party. I will be honored to work with David Fischer, John Kabitzke, Mark Doland and all the members of our State Central Committee going forward to advance the principles of our party and elect Republicans. Together we will continue to build a strong Republican party dedicated to the principles of less government, lower taxes, and a return to the Constitution."
January 6, 2013