Having “an outsider’ is not always best, to say the least.
Jim Houser has been in office for the better part of 24 years. He has experienced two floods in downtown Cedar Rapids and numerous changes in the way Linn County government delivers its services.
Would you get on an airplane where the pilot had no experience flying an aircraft? Absolutely not.
Would you let a physician operator on your knee, knowing he had no practical experience? Absolutely not.
Jim Houser has the years, experience, dedication and knowledge to serve Linn County. I stand behind him.