Paul Bell
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Paul Bell

Democrat

American politician

Newton, Iowa
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Paul Bell

American politician
Summary
Experience
59
Age at Death1950-2010
18
Years of Experience
IAResidence (state)

Paul A. Bell (October 3, 1950 – June 7, 2010) was the Iowa State Representative from the 57th and 41st Districts. He served in the Iowa House of Representatives from the 57th District (1993 - 2003) and the 41st District from 2003 and until his death in June 2010. He received his BA from the University of Northern Iowa. Bell served on several committees in the Iowa House—the Ethics committee; the Public Safety committee; the Transportation committee; the Veterans Affairs committee; and the Natural Resources committee, where he was chair. He also served on the Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee. Bell was re-elected in 2006 with 7,303 votes (63%), defeating Republican opponent Adam Vandall.Bell died at the Skiff Medical Center in Newton, Iowa on June 7, 2010 after a year-long battle with stomach cancer.

Experience

Education

  (1 of 1)  
University of Northern Iowa
BA
1996

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 5)  
Representative
Iowa State House of Representatives
1992 - 2010
Experience
Jasper County Democratic Party Central Committee
Coordinator
Drug Abuse Resistance Education
Experience
Sunday School Teacher
Lieutenant
Newton Police Department

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 10)  
Board Member
Children and Family Services
Board of Directors
President, Young Men's Christian Association
Experience
National Conference of State Legislators
Experience
Iowa State Police Officers Association
Experience
Kiwanis
Experience
First Lutheran Church
Experience
National Drug Abuse Resistance Education Officers Association
Past Charter President
Iowa Drug Abuse Resistance Education Association
Past President
Board Member, Retired Senior Volunteer Program
Vice President
Illinois Drug Abuse Resistance Education Association