Paul Pate: There have been a lot of distortions & misunderstandings about my Election Integrity bill. My job is to make it easy to vote, but hard to cheat.
Paul Pate: The Electoral College requires candidates to appeal to all of America, not just its top population centers. Iowa’s issues deserve to be discussed.
Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate: Despite what you might have read or heard recently, felons are not permanently barred from voting in Iowa.
Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate: Primary Election Day is Tuesday, June 7, and I encourage all eligible Iowans to make their voices heard by participating.
Paul Pate: Our elected representatives, not judges, should determine what constitutes an “infamous crime” that constitutionally bars offenders from voting.
Exercising your right to vote in these elections allows you to provide input into one of the most vital functions of society: educating our students.
Paul Pate: If you happen to hear a bell on the Fourth, think of the one that sits in Philadelphia that stands for the principles that Americans fight for.