Paul Bell (politician)

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Paul A. Bell
Paul A. Bell - Official Portrait - 83rd GA.jpg
Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 41st district
57th (1993–2003)
In office
January 11, 1993 – June 7, 2010
Preceded by Daniel Petersen
Succeeded by TBA
Personal details
Born (1950-10-03)October 3, 1950
Algona, Iowa
Died June 7, 2010(2010-06-07) (aged 59)
Newton, Iowa
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Niki
Residence Newton, Iowa
Alma mater University of Northern Iowa
Website Bell's website

Paul A. Bell (October 3, 1950 – June 7, 2010) was the Iowa State Representative from the 41st District. He served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1993 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.[1]

Bell died at the Skiff Medical Center in Newton, Iowa on June 7, 2010 after a year-long battle with stomach cancer.[2]

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Daniel Petersen
57th District
1993–2003
Succeeded by
Jack Drake
Preceded by
David Millage
41st District
2003–2010
Succeeded by
TBA