PLYMOUTH suggestions to action08 at gmail dot com   updated December 6, 2007
The Campaigns in Plymouth County
Plymouth County
County Seat: Le Mars
More Cities and Towns: Akron, Brunsville, Craig, Hinton, Kingsley, Merrill, Oyens, Remsen, Struble, Westfield.
 

Media
LeMars Daily Sentinel
 
 

"Today, more ice cream is produced in Le Mars, Iowa, by a single company than in any other city in the world!"
                           - Le Mars Chamber of Commerce
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
Sioux
O'Brien
Plymouth
Cherokee
Woodbury


 POPULATION ESTIMATES (Census Bureau)
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
24,906
24,880
24,931
24,769
24,661
24,859
24,868

VOTER REGISTRATION (Nov. 1, 2007 Active)
Total (Active) Republican Democratic Non-Partisan
16,239 7,049 (43.41%) 3,066 (18.88%) 6,124 (37.71%)
0.85% of 1,912,197 active registered voters statewide.

13 precincts of 1,784 precincts statewide

Representation
Plymouth County Elected Officials
County Officials
Democrats Republicans
Auditor K. Kae Meyer 
County Attorney Darin Raymond 
Recorder Jolynn Goodchild 
Sheriff Michael Van Otterloo 
Treasurer Linda Dobson
Supervisor C. Gordon Greene 
Supervisor Jim Henrich 
Supervisor John Schneider 
Supervisor Don Kass
Supervisor Craig Anderson 
State Senators
2-Dave Mulder of Sioux Center (Sioux County)
27-Ron Wieck of Sioux City (Woodbury County)
State Representatives
3-Chuck Soderberg   Romney
53-Dan Huseman of Aurelia (Cherokee County)

Local Party Leadership
Democrats
Chair - Jonathan Neunaber of Akron
712-568-3269
Republicans
Chair - Don Kass of Remsen
712-786-2191
Co-Chair - Scott Ihrke of LeMars
Secretary - Darin Raymond of LeMars
Treasurer - Dean Mohning of Remsen

The Campaigns in Plymouth County
DELEGATES TO THE STATE CONVENTION
13 of 2,500 (0.52%)
% of REGISTERED REPUBLICANS STATEWIDE
1.17% (7,049 of 600,572)

CLINTON
Endorsement: Jon Neunaber, Plymouth County Democrats chair (see 12/0607 +)
 

DODD
County Chair: Ron Stopak Vice Chair and former Chair, Plymouth County Democrats  (11/28/07)
 

EDWARDS
County Chair: Ron Stopak, Le Mars (6/12/07)
Rural County Chair: Ken Giffin, Akron  (4/20/07) 
 

OBAMA
County Leadership Committee (9/27/07)
Clayton Hodgson
Colleen Bortscheller
Patricia Bills


McCAIN
Plymouth County Leadership Team   (7/9/07)
Honorary County Chair - Ralph Klemme, Le Mars 
County Chair - Jim Truemper, Merrill 
County Co-Chair - Earl Draayer, Le Mars 
Carrie Aduddell, Le Mars 
Patrice Bottjen, Le Mars 
Lisa Meister-Erickson, Le Mars 
Monte Erickson, Le Mars 
Karen Klemme, Le Mars 
Monica McGhee, Le Mars 
Sam Philips, Akron 
Nadine Philips, Akron 
Kathy Wagner, Le Mars 
Emil Willer, Akron 
 

ROMNEY
Endorsed by: Rep. Chuck Soderberg, Le Mars  (7/26/07) 
 

FTHOMPSON
County Chair: Al Gates - has been employed by Mid-American Energy for over thirty years.  Active in Republican Party politics since the 1970s;  former precinct chair in Kingsley, Iowa. 

   
Copyright © 2007  Eric M. Appleman/Democracy in Action