Below is a list of announced Democratic candidates for public office in Dallas County and Iowa:
Governorship: Announced and declared candidates so far:
Todd Prichard – Current Iowa House of Representatives from Charles City, Iowa.
Dr. Andy McGuire – Former Chair of the Iowa Democratic Party
Jon Neiderbach – Former Des Moines School Board Member and candidate for the 2014 State Auditor.
Nate Boulton – Current State Senator from Des Moines serving his first term in office
John Norris – former chief of staff for Governor Vilsack, former candidate for IA-02
Third Congressional District:
Anna Ryon – Works in the Office of Consumer Advocate, former educator and life long Iowan
Pete D’Alessandro – Democratic political operative who ran Bernie Sander’s 2016 Iowa campaign, exploring possible run for congress
Paul Knupp – Psychiatric rehabilitation practitioner at Broadlawns Medical Center in Des Moines
Cindy Axne – Small business owner, mother, wife and activist
Heather Ryan – South Side Des Moines Democratic Chair and activist
Theresa Greenfield – small business owner, exploring possible run for congress