The Libertarian Party of Iowa only had 13 candidates qualify for the ballot in their first primary on June 5th, and will only have one contested primary as Jake Porter and Marco Battaglia compete for the party’s nomination for Governor.
Twenty-one Iowa Legislators have decided not to run for reelection in 2018. The Iowa House will have 16 members retire after this session. Twelve Republicans and four Democrats will leave the House. The Iowa Senate Republicans will have two retirements and Democrats will see three.
KDSM TV 17, the Des Moines Fox affiliate decided to pull a 30 second ad that had Rep. Eric Palmer and the Iowa Democratic Party falsely attacking Republican candidate Guy Vander Linden. The Vander Linden campaign was notified by this morning by the General Manager of the station that they will not run the remaining […]