IOWA DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES FOR GOVERNOR

Note: Information on candidates is taken from the campaign or their website.

Nate Boulton

Nate Boulton

Website: www.boultonforiowa.com

ISSUES:

  • Economic Improvement and Increasing Earnings
  • Education
  • Safe and Secure Communities
  • Protecting Natural resources & Addressing Climate Change
Cathy Glasson

Cathy Glasson

Website: www.cathyglasson.com

ISSUES:

  • Raise the Minimum wage to $15
  • Pass Universal Single-Payer Healthcare
  • Make it easier to join a union
  • Make Clean Water the birth right of every Iowan
  • Fully fund K-12 and make Community College Free
Fred Hubbell

Fred Hubbell

Website: fredhubbell.com

ISSUES

  • Fix Iowa’s budget crisis
  • Invest in education at all levels
  • Help grow small and mid-size businesses
  • Make healthcare more affordable and accessible
  • Invest in modern infrastructure
Andy McGuire

Andy McGuire

Website: mcguireforgovernor.com

ISSUES:

  • Celebrate cultural diversity, and embracing minority communities.
  • Protecting the environment and conserving natural resources.
  • Ensuring comprehensive, affordable healthcare for all Iowans.
  • Create good paying jobs.
  • Strengthening Iowa’s schools.
Jon Neiderbach

Jon Neiderbach

Website: jonneiderbach.com

ISSUES:

  • Policy should not be dominated by the wealthy and big business.
  • Every Iowan should have the ability to achieve upward mobility.
  • Food, housing, and medical care available and accessible to all Iowans.
  • Discrimination and bigotry are incompatible with Iowa values.
  • The quality of Iowa’s water, soil, and air must be protected.
  • Mental health and substance abuse issues are best treated in a medical setting, not in the criminal justice system.
John Norris

John Norris

Website: norrisforthepeople.com

ISSUES

  • Bring economic and wage growth to all Iowa communities
  • Provide more and better health care resources at the local level
  • Improve Iowa’s workforce through new educational grants and opportunities
  • Enhance Iowa’s water quality
  • Restore the voice of Iowa’s working families
Ross Wilburn

Ross Wilburn

Website: letsbeiowa.com

ISSUES:

  • Access to high-quality health care from Iowa’s network of hospitals, clinics and community providers.
  • Developing a strong and sustainable economy from rural to urban communities.
  • K-12 system as well as its colleges and universities.
  • Restoring collective bargaining rights for all employees.