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2018 Elections

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
LGBTQ rights advocate Zach Wahls announces Iowa Senate run

Iowa City-native Zach Wahls, an advocate for LGBTQ rights and author of a bestselling book 'My Two Moms: Lessons of Love, Strength, and What Makes a Family,' announced his campaign...

Posted by Paul Brennan |
Democrat Fred Hubbell: Iowa is wasting too much money on corporate giveaways

Fred Hubbell wants to end the corporate giveaways the state has been handing out in the name of economic development. “What I see right now is that we’ve got so...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
Cathy Glasson formally kicks off gubernatorial campaign, vowing to fight for everyday Iowans

Cathy Glasson, who up until now had been running an exploratory campaign, formally announced her official candidacy Tuesday evening in Cedar Rapids, with simultaneous events in seven additional Iowa towns....

Posted by Paul Brennan |
“People want something different”: Prospective Democratic candidate for governor Cathy Glasson holds a listening session in Iowa City

Cathy Glasson is a prospective Democratic candidate for governor, but she wants people to know she’s not a politician. “I think that’s actually a good thing, in some respects,” Glasson...

Posted by Paul Brennan |
Democratic candidate for governor John Norris talks Iowa values, changing the culture of farming and how to win in 2018

Speaking at the Retail, Wholesale & Department Store Union Hall in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday night, Democratic candidate for governor John Norris said, “I spent a couple of months testing...

Posted by Paul Brennan |
Democratic candidate for governor John Norris to speak in Cedar Rapids

Campaign stop by Democratic candidate for governor John Norris RWDSU-WFCW Union Hall (526 F Ave. NW, Cedar Rapids) -- Tuesday, July 11 at 5:30 p.m. John Norris --photo via Norris...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
Rich Leopold entering race for Iowa Governor

Defining himself as a "fiscally conservative Democrat" and an "outsider," Rich Leopold announced his plan to run for Iowa governor in the 2018 election. "I'm a scientist by trade. I'm...