2020 election

submitted / Jazmin Newton

A Davenport attorney wants Scott County government to be more accessible and representative. On Thursday, Jazmin Newton announced she's running for the board of supervisors. 

https://results.thecaucuses.org/ / Iowa Democratic Party

DES MOINES — This morning, Iowa Democratic Party Chair Troy Price released the following statement:

“Last night, more than 1,600 precinct caucuses gathered across the state of Iowa and at satellite caucuses around the world to demonstrate our shared values and goal of taking back the White House.

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

Most Republicans at Davenport West High School caucused for President Donald Trump on Monday night.

Several GOP precincts met in the cafeteria.

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

Joe Biden's been "preachin' to the choir" in the Quad Cities area, as he campaigns before next week's Iowa caucuses. 

Michelle O'Neill was there on Tuesday at Jeno's Little Hungary bar in Davenport, as Biden spoke to precinct captains, volunteers, and other supporters. 


Klobuchar 2020

Presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar plans to campaign in the Quad Cities area this weekend. 

After participating in an education forum in West Des Moines on Saturday morning, the Democratic US Senator from Minnesota is scheduled to host town halls in Coralville, Clinton, and Davenport.

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

Democratic presidential candidate, Michael Bennet, was supposed to campaign in eastern Iowa this week.

But instead, the US Senator from Colorado decided to stay in Washington D.C. to vote on the North American trade deal and later, impeachment (see pdf below).

U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos (D-Moline) will run unopposed in March's Democratic primary.

Her challenger, Spanky Edwards of Peoria, was removed from contention by the Illinois State Board of Elections Thursday after a petition challenge was upheld. 

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

After failing to move the powers that be in Washington DC, Andrew Yang is trying to convince Iowa voters to caucus for him next month.

This morning, the Democratic presidential candidate spoke to a standing room only crowd at The Brewed Book on Harrison Street in Davenport.

Michelle O'Neill / WVIK News

At least three democratic candidates' names will be on the ballot for Rock Island County state's attorney.

This afternoon, the electoral board announced its decision to deny the challenges filed against petitions filed by Assistant State's Attorney Calvin Dane and Defense Attorney Herb Schultz. 

https://twitter.com/MichaelBennet/status/1201593496064450563 / Michael Bennet Campaign, Twitter

Democratic presidential candidate, Michael Bennet, shows no sign of getting tired of eating at Iowa diners. Herb Trix reports yesterday, the U.S. Senator from Colorado met with voters at Ross' Restaurant in Bettendorf after campaigning at Muscatine's Black Pearl Cafe and Jenny's Diner in Clinton.


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