Jeff Danielson rules out Congressional campaign in IA-01

State Senator Jeff Danielson has decided not to seek the Democratic nomination in Iowa’s first Congressional district, he told KWWL’s…

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Army Veteran George Ramsey Sees 1st District Race As Patriotic Pursuit

To Cedar Rapid’s George Ramsey III, running for Iowa’s 1st Congressional District is an extension of the service to country…

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Turned Down By Rod Blum, 1st District Voters Meet With Democratic Challengers

Constituents in Iowa’s 1st District couldn’t get an in-person meeting scheduled with their two-term Republican Congressman Rod Blum this summer…

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Nine ways Democrats can keep 2018 primaries from becoming destructive

More Democrats are running for Iowa’s statewide and federal offices than at any other time in at least four decades.…

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1st District Residents Detail Frustration With Trying To Meet Rod Blum

A guest post from Cindy Garlock, a 1st District resident, who has been trying to set up a meeting with…

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Iowa Starting Line Poll For Iowa Governor, 1st And 3rd Districts

We’re nearing the end of the announcement phase for most key races in Iowa for 2018. At this point most…

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IA-01: Finkenauer, Heckroth lead in early Democratic endorsements

Although the Democratic field in Iowa’s first Congressional district is not yet set, many activists have already decided which candidate…

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IA-01: Jeff Danielson on “raging incrementalism” and Iowa Democrats’ culture problem

Iowa Democrats “need to have a good family fight about what the future of our party’s going to be” and…

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A Look At Thomas Heckroth And His 1st District Run

Thomas Heckroth has a constant reminder of his small-town roots at home: his goldendoodle puppy, “Waverly,” named after the Bremer…

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Everyone Is Running For Everything In Iowa In 2018

Just as reliably as the sun rises in the East and sets in the West, not a week goes by…

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