Kim Weaver, Democratic Nominee for Iowa’s 4th Congressional District, was endorsed yesterday by the Iowa Democratic Party’s Progressive Caucus.
Jason Frerichs, IDPPC Chair, said in a statement released Monday, “The Iowa Democratic Party Progressive Caucus is proud to announce that we are endorsing Kim Weaver to represent Iowa’s Fighting 4th District. Kim will be an excellent representative in Congress. She is the most progressive candidate running and she shares our values.”
Weaver said in her own statement released Monday, “I am both proud and honored to have received the very first endorsement of the Iowa Democratic Party Progressive Caucus. This organization is made up of some of the most enthusiastic, passionate, and committed activists I know who are ‘walking the walk’ in terms of standing up and fighting for social, economic, racial, and environmental justice. Their vote of confidence means the world to me. Thank you!”
Weaver has previously been endorsed by AFSCME Council 61, Iowa AFL-CIO, National Women’s Political Caucus, National Committee for an Effective Congress, and the NEA, among other organizations.