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Kasich Iowa Visits

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Through 4th Quarter 2015
Iowa: 8 visits, 10 days
>Gov. John Kasich visited Iowa on December 16-17, 2015.  On the evening of December 16 he held a town hall at Lakeside Center in Ankeny.  On December 17 he met with the Des Moines Register ed. board in Des Moines (>); spoke at Principal Financial Group in Des Moines; and held a town hall at the Waterloo Center for the Arts in Waterloo.

>Gov. John Kasich visited Iowa on November 30, 2015 He plans to participate in an ACT and Iowa Assoc. of Independent Colleges & Universities candidate forum at Coe College in Cedar Rapids;unable to participate due to weather; event to be rescheduled.  He held a town hall in the Memorial Union at Iowa State University in Ames.

>Gov. John Kasich visited Iowa on November 2-3, 2015.  On November 2 he taped Iowa Press at Iowa Public Television in Johnston; spoke at a Nationwide Insurance town hall at their headquarters on Locust St. in Des Moines; and did a (closed press) fundraiser for his campaign at the home of John Smith, chairman of CRST Trucking in Cedar Rapids.  On November 3 he held a Balanced Budget for Us town hall at Loras College's Alumni Campus Center in Dubuque.

>Gov. John Kasich visited Iowa on September 30, 2015.  Late morning he spoke at a New Ideas Forum town hall meeting in Rogalski Center at St. Ambrose University in Davenport; he visited House of Hope in Cedar Rapids; and in the early evening he held a town hall at the Iowa Startup Accelerator in Cedar Rapids.

>Gov. John Kasich visited Iowa on September 26, 2015.  He participated in an Americans for Peace Propssperity and Security national security forum in UPS Auditorium at Morningside College in Sioux City; and in the evening spoke at state Rep. Mary Ann Hanusa's annual hog roast fundraiser at West Fair Grounds in Council Bluffs.

>Gov. John Kasich visited the State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa on August 18, 2015.  He toured the cattle barn with Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds, walked the Fair with Sen. Grassley and State Rep. Hanusa, was the guest chef at the Iowa Pork Producers tent (and had three pork chops), toured the Varied Industry Building, and spoke at the Soapbox.

>Gov. John Kasich made his first visit to Iowa as an announced candidate, holding a town hall meeting at Doll Distributing in Des Moines on the afternoon of July 24, 2015.

>Rep. John Kasich visited Iowa on June 24, 2015.  He made a stop at the 2015 National Junior High Finals Rodeo at the Iowa State Fairgrounds (a team from Ohio was participating) in Des Moines; spoke to the Greater Des Moines Partnership 2016 Caucus Candidate Series at the Iowa State Historical Society Building in Des Moines; attended a Bull Moose Club Luncheon at the Embassy Club in Des Moines; and toured and did a meet and greet at Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs.

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