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city (1990 pop. 47,198), Story co., central Iowa, on the Skunk River; inc. 1870. Its chief manufactures are electronic, water-analysis, and water-treatment equipment; motor vehicles; construction materials; and machinery. Iowa State Univ. is located in Ames and contributes significantly to the economy. The National Animal Disease Laboratory and the Iowa State Center, a large cultural, educational, and athletic complex, are also in the city.
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David Amess, 60, made the comment as he backed Southend-on-Sea, Essex, to win the 2017 title.
David Amess has hit the taxpayer with 23 separate expenses claims for hotels since July 2011.
Tories David Amess and Peter Luff, Liberal Democrat ex-defence minister Sir Nick Harvey, and Labour's Clive Betts are among those letting out properties in the capital while also claiming expenses for rent, according to official records.
Veteran Conservative MP David Amess complained that some of BBC's top women stars keep "smirking" even while presenting serious stories and that the only possible explanation for this was an anti-wrinkle treatment, which can restrict facial expression.
He was digging a hole, trying to catch the mole, who was making amess of his garden.
First up for bites was 10-year-old labrador retriever Michael, belonging to Tory MP David Amess - who had brought the toy - followed by labrador retriever Buster, owned by Conservative MP Andrew Murrison, and then fellow Tory Stephen Hammon's cocker spaniel Jasper chased the toy around, wagging its tail.
Owen Amess was the only Marsden batsman to show any real form as he top-scored with 27 - no other batsman making double figures.
Snaith added: "As for team news, Paul Hobson misses out with a broken finger and James Sneller is unavailable, Owen Amess taking over behind the stumps.
Conservative David Amess' private member's Bill cleared the Commons unopposed and will now go before the House of Lords for further scrutiny.
Soon everyone will have forgotten this disaster and in four years' time England won't even qualify" Tory MP David Amess calling for a boycott of football matches until players "give value for money" "I was reading a comment that my mum thought Rafa Nadal was too good for me.