Campaign 2006

Congressman Tom Latham

Wednesday, 11 Oct 2006 at 4:00 pm – South Ballroom, Memorial Union

Tom Latham has served in the United States House of Representatives since 1995. He is the only Iowan on the House Appropriations Committee. He sits on the Appropriations Subcommittees for Homeland Security, Agriculture, and Energy and Water, and on several Congressional Task Forces, including the Speaker's Task Force for a Drug-Free America, the House Prescription Drug Action Leadership Team, and the Congressional Task Force for Affordable Natural Gas. He is one of the owners of Latham Seeds, a soybean facility founded by his father.

Cosponsored By:
  • Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government)

Stay for the entire event, including the brief question-and-answer session that follows the formal presentation. Most events run 75 minutes.

Sign-ins are after the event concludes. For lectures in the Memorial Union, go to the information desk in the Main Lounge. In other academic buildings, look for signage outside the auditorium.

Lecture Etiquette

  • Stay for the entire lecture and the brief audience Q&A. If a student needs to leave early, he or she should sit near the back and exit discreetly.
  • Do not bring food or uncovered drinks into the lecture.
  • Check with Lectures staff before taking photographs or recording any portion of the event. There are often restrictions. Cell phones, tablets and laptops may be used to take notes or for class assignments.
  • Keep questions or comments brief and concise to allow as many as possible.