Iowa GOP Chairman Strawn Congratulates Whitver

Republicans win Senate District 35 Special Election DES MOINES – Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Matt Strawn tonight congratulated Jack Whitver on his special election win in Senate District 35. The seat covers northern Polk County. “Jack will be a strong advocate for conservative principles and private sector job creation. Jack has personal experience creating jobs, … [Read more...]

Whitver Supporters to Hold Election Night Watch Party

Whitver available to media when polls close DES MOINES – Friends of GOP candidate Jack Whitver will hold an Election Night Watch Party after casting their votes in Tuesday’s special election. Whitver is the Republican nominee to fill the open seat in Polk County’s Senate District 35. The Election Night party begins at 7 p.m. Whitver will be available to reporters at the … [Read more...]

Gov. Branstad to Headline Whitver “Get out the Vote” Rally

GOP leaders to make final push Saturday in Ankeny in Senate District 35 DES MOINES – Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Matt Strawn today announced a “Volunteer for Whitver” day, including a rally with Governor Terry Branstad to support Senate District 35 nominee Jack Whitver. The special election for the vacant northern Polk County Iowa Senate seat will be held on … [Read more...]

Republican Joni Ernst Wins Special Election In Senate District 48

DES MOINES – Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Matt Strawn tonight congratulated Joni Ernst (R-Red Oak) on her election to the Iowa Senate. Ernst won today’s special election in Senate District 48, the seat formerly held by Lt. Gov.-elect Kim Reynolds. “Joni will deliver on the promise to return smaller, limited government to Iowa, focusing on ways to incentivize private … [Read more...]

Jack Whitver Wins Republican Nomination for Senate District 35

DES MOINES – Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Matt Strawn announced that Jack Whitver, Ankeny, won the GOP nomination tonight for the special election in Senate District 35. The seat, covering northern Polk County, was vacated by Larry Noble (R-Ankeny), who resigned to become Iowa’s Public Safety commissioner. Whitver will face the Democratic nominee, to be chosen next … [Read more...]