Iowa Democratic Party’s 2017 Year-in-Review

Des Moines, IA – With the close of 2017, the Iowa Democratic Party is looking back on how the last 12 months have brought our Party from the losses of 2016 to a position ready to win in the 2018 midterms.

Senator McCoy: ‘This Plan Is Well Thought Out, Comprehensive, And Compassionate.’

Orchard Place CEO Anne Starr: ‘Orchard Place Is Glad To See Fred Hubbell Addressing The Critical Mental Health Needs Of Iowans.’

SAVANNA… This month, State Rep. Tony McCombie (IL-71) received an ‘A’ rating from the Technology & Manufacturing Association (TMA) in their 2017 Legislative Scorecard.

Des Moines, IA-  State Senator Nate Boulton, Democratic candidate for governor, and the legislators who have endorsed his campaign will hold 13 rallies across the state to energize and mobilize Democratic activists ahead of the 2018 legislative session.

(DES MOINES) – Gov. Kim Reynolds issued the following statement Wednesday, commending passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

Des Moines, IA - With the latest version of their tax plan, Republicans yet again put millionaires, billionaires, and giant corporations over American families. The final Republican tax bill provides even bigger tax breaks to the very wealthiest, at the expense of children and the middle-class in Iowa. 

Des Moines, IA - State Senator Nate Boulton, Democratic candidate for governor, made the following statement in reaction to the tax proposal release by Governor Reynolds and the Republicans.

Today, in the latest sign of momentum for Fred Hubbell’s campaign for governor, eight sheriffs from all across Iowa are endorsing Fred for governor, citing his commitment to a smart public safety approach that includes investing in community-based mental health services.

Sheriffs endorsing Fred include:

King’s recent statement against diversity insults Iowa and the United States.

Des Moines, IA- State Senator Nate Boulton, Democratic candidate for governor, made the following statement after Governor Reynolds’ budget hearing.