Tag Archives: Iowa Democratic Party

Draft of IDP Caucus Review Plan Raises Questions

By Brian McLain A draft copy of the Iowa Democratic Party Caucus Review Plan was obtained through an anonymous source earlier this afternoon. This plan is meant to detail the steps that will be taken to establish an independent review of what went wrong in the 2020 Democratic Presidential Caucuses. The overall scope of the review looks fairly cut and

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Neiderbach Ends Gubernitorial Bid

Earlier Wednesday morning Progressive candidate for Governor, Jonathan Neiderbach officially ended his bid for Terrace Hill in a statement on his campaign’s Facebook page. According to Bleeding Heartland, he has endorsed John Norris. The following is his statement in full. “I deeply appreciate the opportunity to visit with and learn from my fellow Iowans as I campaigned for Governor this past

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BREAKING: The Caucus Will Go On But Some Locations Have Changed

PVI will continue to monitor changes to caucus locations to the best of our ability. Be sure to check the Iowa Democratic Party website for the most up to date changes. Despite the snowy weather the Caucus will go on at 7:00PM without delay. To any of our readers planning to still attend the Caucus tonight we wish you a safe trip to

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Results: Who Do You Want to See Take on Steve King?

Detailed Results can be found here 1 JD Scholten 1.65 2 John Paschen 2.61 3 Leann Jacobsen 2.68 4 Paul Dahl 2.93 J.D. Scholten received the lion’s share of the number one picks for participants in our Fourth District survey, while John Paschen and Leann Jacobsen tussled over slots 2 and 3. Preference leaned towards Paschen, however, as Jacobsen received

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The 2018 Caucuses are Coming

Two years have passed since the Presidential caucuses drew in a record number of first time participants and Progressives are working hard to turn out those numbers again for the off year caucus on February 5th, 2018. Use this tool to find your caucus location. The Iowa Democratic Party released information regarding the caucuses earlier today on their website. This

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Hubbell Supports “Right to Work”, Homan Warns

AFSCME Iowa Council 61 President and former Iowa Democratic Party 1st  Vice Chair Danny Homan, aired concerns over his Facebook page that Democratic candidate Fred Hubbell would be no friend to labor as governor. “The first words out of his mouth were that he believes that, “being in a union should be a choice.” I really wanted to fall off

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“We Are Not the People We Have Been Waiting For”: Prominent Progressive Resigns from State Central Committee

Laura Hubka, a leader in the Iowa Democratic Party and prominent member of Iowa’s progressive movement, resigned from her seat on the party’s State Central Committee following the completion of her duties earlier this month. Following her resignation she sent a letter detailing the issues she had dealt with while attempting to work towards moving the party in a winning direction

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