updated May 2, 2007
JIM GILMORE FOR PRESIDENT
- EXPLORATORY COMMITTEE, INC.
(started March 2007) Executive
director of the Polk County GOP, 2002. Worked on Bill Salier's campaign
for the 2002 Republican U.S. Senate nomination. Organization
director for Forbes 2000. In the 1998 cycle Bishop worked on the
Lightfoot for Governor campaign in the primary, and then led the Republican
Party of Iowa's absentee ballot initiative. In the 1996 cycle
he worked on Steve Grubbs' primary campaign for U.S. Senate, and then worked
at the Republican Party of Iowa helping Republicans win back the Iowa Senate.
Started in politics in 1995 as a field rep. on the Gramm for President
campaign. BLS from Iowa State University and an MA in English from
Iowa State University.
© 2007 Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action