U.S. Senator Ernst to Visit Sigourney

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) announced she will hold a town meeting in Keokuk County as part of her 99 county tour to hear from constituents in the area about the issues most important to them. This town meeting is open to the public on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 1:30 PM CT in the Memorial Hall, located at 120 North Jefferson Street in Sigourney, IA.

Candidate Filing Period Concludes, Final List Posted Today

(DES MOINES, Iowa) – The candidate filing period for state and federal offices in the June 5, 2018 primary election concluded at 5 PM on Friday, March 16. An updated list of candidates whose papers have been received and accepted is available on Iowa Secretary of State’s website, or by clicking here.

Three candidates whose paperwork was submitted on Friday has not been processed yet. Iowa Third District congressional candidate Theresa Greenfield, Democrat, withdrew her initial petition signatures and submitted new ones just before the filing deadline. First District congressional candidate Courtney Rowe, Democrat, submitted her papers Friday afternoon and they are still in the review process. Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron Corbett submitted his papers about an hour before the deadline on Friday afternoon. The Secretary of State’s staff will review the paperwork of all three candidates today to determine if they will be accepted.

No candidate has qualified for the ballot at this point. The deadline to file an official challenge to any candidate’s nomination papers is Friday, March 23, at 5 PM.

Pictures of candidates are available on the Secretary of State’s Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/IASecretaryofState/.


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