Primary Election: June 5, 2018

General Election: November 6, 2018



Democratic 4th District U.S. Congressional Candidates

The Story Democrats hosted a Town Hall Meeting on January 4th. All the Democratic candidates planned to attend but only John Paschen and J.D. Scholten were able to come. Attendees submitted questions that were drawn at random. Find the video here, courtesy of Dennis Goodrich.

Leann Jacobsen

John Paschen

JD. Scholten

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates

On May 16th, the Iowa Press Debate was held.  All six candidates participated. You can view it here-                     


On January 30, LULAC and the Rotary Club of West Liberty hosted a gubernatorial forum. Five of the seven Democratic candidates attended. This is only available as a Facebook Live video, unfortunately, so you must have a Facebook account (it's free) to access this link-

Nate Boulton

Cathy Glasson

Fred Hubbell

Andy McGuire

John Norris

Ross Wilburn

Democratic State Auditor Candidate

Rob Sand

Democratic Secretary of Agriculture Candidate

Tim Gannon

Democratic Iowa Secretary of State Candidates

Deidre DeJear

Jim Mowrer

Democratic Attorney General Candidate

Tom Miller. incumbent


Democratic Iowa Treasurer Candidate

Michael Fitzgerald. incumbent

Democratic Iowa House and Senate Candidates

Rep. Beth Wessel-Kroeschel, Iowa House District 45, incumbent

Rep. Lisa Heddens, Iowa House District 46, incumbent

Tim Winter, Iowa House District 48

Brenda Brink, Iowa House District 49

Senator Herman Quirmbach, Iowa Senate District 23, incumbent
Support Senator Quirmbach's re-election by making checks payable to: "Quirmbach for Senate" and mailing to: 1002 Jarrett Circle, Ames, IA, 50014. Or make a secure donation online at:

Tracy Freese, Iowa Senate District 25


Democratic Story County Board of Supervisors Candidate

Linda Murken

Josh Opperman                                                                                                             

Democratic Story County Treasurer Candidate

Ted Rasmusson