Leveling the Playing Field from the Farm to the Classroom

Speaker: 
J.D. Scholten, Democratic candidate for Iowa's 4th Congressional District
 
19 Oct 2020
 
7:00 PM
 
Co-sponsors: 
  • ISU Democrats
  • Committee on Lectures (funded by Student Government)

Born in Ames and raised in Sioux City, J.D. Scholten is a 5th generation Iowan. J.D. served as the 2018 Democratic nominee against Rep. Steve King in Iowa’s 4th District, earning nationwide recognition for his people-powered grassroots campaign that fell just 3 points short in a district that Donald Trump won by 27 points in 2016. As the Democratic nominee for the district again this year, J.D. want to be a voice for rural, working, and underserved communities in Iowa. He will be speaking about several basic economic and democratic reforms that would help everyone in the district, and showing how "rural" issues and student issues connect and overlap.

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Note: Multiple invitations to be have an event with ISU Lectures were sent to the campaign of Randy Feenstra, the Republican candidate for the 4th Congressional District. No answer was received.