The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Opinion

May 2, 2014

Cast your U.S. Senate votes for Mark Jacobs

We can’t leave America’s future to chance. There is just too much at stake. But this election year is a golden opportunity to change the tide in Washington. We need to send proven leaders with real-world experience and not more career politicians. That is why I am supporting Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mark Jacobs.

Mark Jacobs is already battle-tested. He joined a company on the verge of financial ruin, and helped to turn it around. He has already inherited a fiscal mess — similar to what we have in Washington — and succeeded in tackling those tough issues.

Washington does not need more Washington. It needs business leaders who understand fiscal discipline. It needs people who have the right skills for solving financial challenges — not just rhetoric.

I know Mark Jacobs will represent Iowa well in Washington. He will take on our debt and deficits, just like he did in the private sector. Please vote in the June 3 primary. And please vote for business leader Mark Jacobs.

Lois Haring,

Clinton

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