One of the key races in Iowa, and perhaps the nation, will be decided in southeastern Iowa. Republican Mariannette Miller-Meeks and Democrat Rita Hart are fighting for the open Second District seat in the US House now held by Democrat Dave Loebsack who's retiring after 14 years.
Supporters of Joe Biden stopped in Davenport today to talk about his coronavirus response plan. The group included Iowa Second District Congressman Dave Loebsack and Iowa House candidate Marie Gleason.
Coverage of the presidential campaign by foreign news media shows a preference for Democrat Joe Biden. That's the conclusion of a study by two faculty members at Monmouth College who analyzed articles in Russian, Chinese, and Iranian newspapers.
Congressman Dave Loebsack visited Davenport today to campaign for Joe Biden. At LeClaire Park, Loebsack disparaged President Donald Trump's comments that windmills kill birds. He says it shows how little the president understands renewable energy.
Even though the election technically is still two weeks away, Illinois residents have turned out in un-precedented numbers and voted early and by mail. Figures from the State Board of Elections show that as of Friday, 900,000 people had voted.