Tag Archives: third district

Greenfield Fails to Make Ballot; Seeking Other Options

The landscape in the Third District Congressional race has changed dramatically over the past week and is now even more up in the air as anticipated frontrunner in the Democratic Primary, Theresa Greenfield, fell short in obtaining enough signatures to gain a spot on the ballot. Greenfield’s campaign withdrew her original paperwork after her former campaign manager admitted to forging

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Frerick Suspends Campaign

“Money remains the largest barrier to participating in our democracy.” – Austin Frerick   Winterset — Austin Frerick announced that he would end his campaign for the Democratic nomination in Iowa’s Third Congressional District effective immediately.   “Thank you to all of our supporters here in the Third District, across Iowa, and around the country. I couldn’t be prouder of

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Ryan Changes Course from National to Local

Citing her love and passion for Des Moines’ Eastside and a desire to bring “real leadership” and representation to the area, Heather Ryan officially announced in a video on Monday night that she will end her bid for the Third District Congressional seat and begin to campaign for Iowa House Seat District 31. The District includes parts of East Des

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RESULTS: Who Do You Want to See Take on David Young?

For a detailed report of the results click here Progressive candidates Pete D’Alessandro and Austin Frerick both ended up in a statistical tie in our Third District Congressional Race poll, with Cindy Axne getting edged out for third place before the results become more decisive. Both D’Alessandro and Frerick traded the claim for the top spot throughout the four-day time

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Who Do You Want to See Take on David Young?

As we approach caucus day PVI will be publishing a poll every Monday and Friday for the next two weeks to gauge the public’s opinion on the congressional races in Iowa’s four district. The poll will be open for four days. To participate, please rank your choices from most preferred to least preferred. Depending on your device you may either click

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D’alessandro Receives Coveted Endorsement

Just weeks after being the first Iowa endorsement for the national office for Our Revolution, 3rd District Congressional candidate, Pete D’alessandro, got another huge name in his corner. Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders declared his support of D’Alasandro Monday morning. The content of the endorsement can be found below. “I got to know Pete D’Alessandro well in 2015 and 2016 when

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Third District Congressional Candidate to Hold Meet and Greet

Pete D’Alessandro, former Iowa Campaign Director for Bernie Sanders, is hosting a meet and greet on January 27th to share his vision for Iowa’s Third District. Further information can be found on the event’s Facebook page.   What: The Revolution Continues! Pete D’Alessandro Meet and Greet When: January 27th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm Where: Beechwood Lounge at 416 E Walnut

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Source: Ban Overturned, All Congressional Candidates Will Speak

After the drama of Monday’s Central Committee meeting, the event committee met this evening and sources that attended the meeting indicate that all third district congressional candidates, including Heather Ryan, will have the opportunity to speak at the upcoming Polk County Steak Fry. Things got heated after Gubernatorial candidate, Jon Neiderbach made a motion to overturn the event committee ban

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