Lee County Republicans host banquet/auction on July 16
FORT MADISON – Join the Lee County Republicans, Matt Whitaker and many other dignitaries and candidates on July 16, 2022, at the Quality Inn in Fort Madison, for their annual Banquet/Auction. Tickets are $40. Doors open at 4:30pm
Call Dorothy at 319-313-9040, Sandy at 319-524-7770, or Terry at 319-372-4344 for ticket information.
Matthew G. Whitaker served as Acting Attorney General from November 2018 to February 2019.
Prior to becoming Acting Attorney General, Mr. Whitaker served as Chief of Staff to Attorney General Jeff Sessions. He was appointed as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Iowa on June 15, 2004 by President George W. Bush. While U.S. Attorney, he served on the Controlled Substances and Asset Forfeiture Subcommittee of the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee and was a member of both the White Collar Crime Subcommittee and the Violent and Organized Crime Subcommittee. Previously, Whitaker was a managing partner of Des Moines based law firm, Whitaker Hagenow & Gustoff LLP. He was also the Executive Director for FACT, The Foundation for Accountability & Civic Trust, between 2014 and 2017.
Mr. Whitaker graduated with a Master of Business Administration, Juris Doctor, and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Iowa.