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Republican Senate Candidates Receive Endorsements

(Sioux City) -- Two Republican Candidates for Iowa's open U.S. Senate seat have received endorsements from well known military figures in the state.  Sam Clovis received a letter from Dorie Day, the wife of the late Colonel Bud Day of Sioux City, one of the most decorated soldiers in American history.

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Mrs. Day was unable to make the trip to Sioux City, but Clovis spokesman Colby DeWitt read her letter to supporters at the Sioux Gateway Airport.  Another candidate, State Senator Joni Ernst of Red Oak, was endorsed by Retired Lt. General Ron Dardis, the former commander of the Iowa National Guard and former member of the 185th Fighter Wing.


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