Dave Frizzell

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Dave Frizzell is a Republican member of the Indiana State Assembly. He is the Minority Whip and has been a member of the Indiana House of Representatives. Frizzel also serves on the following committees: Commerce, Energy, Technolgy and Utilities; Public Health; and Statutory Committee on Ethics.[1]

Frizzell is a former National Chair of and is still on the Board of Directors for the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), as of September 2014,[2] He received ALEC's State Legislator of the Year award in 2014.[3] and is a member of ALEC's Health and Human Services Task Force as of August 2011.[4][5]

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  1. Dave Frizzell, Indiana State Assembly, IN.Gov, Accessed July 7, 2011.
  2. Board of Directors, American Legislative Exchange Council, ALEC.org, Accessed July 7, 2011.
  3. American Legislative Exchange Council, Rep. David Frizzell Awarded Legislator of the Year by the American Legislative Exchange Council, organizational press release, July 31, 2014.
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  5. American Legislative Exchange Council, Directory – Full Name and Address, Health and Human Services Task Force Membership Directory, August 2011, obtained and released by Common Cause.
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