Category: Election 2016


Kurt Friese for Johnson County Supervisor

The Iowa Democratic Party Progressive Caucus is proud to highlight the candidacy of caucus member Kurt Friese. Kurt is running for Johnson County Supervisor. Sustainable development and environmental issues are very important to him....


The Politics of Sexism

By Crystal Defatte Many people would like to believe that our society has moved into an age that is post-sexism.  After all, women have the right to vote, there are policies in place that...


Kim Weaver Responds to Progressive Caucus Endorsement

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...