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Hein Appointed House Agriculture Chairman

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(DES MOINES) – Today Rep. Lee Hein (R-Monticello) was chosen to serve as the Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee.  Hein will replace Rep. Pat Grassley (R-New Hartford) who was recently selected as Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee.

“It is an honor to be chosen by Speaker-elect Upmeyer as the new Chairman of the Agriculture Committee,” said Rep. Hein.  “Agriculture is the center of Iowa’s economy and the heart of our communities.  As a lifelong farmer, I am looking forward to working with fellow agricultural leaders to find solutions for our state’s primary industry.  I have been involved with farming and agriculture for my entire life, so I am excited to have the opportunity to lead this important committee.”

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