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Liz Mathis: National Democratic legislation is helping Iowans
Caleb McCullough | Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau

Ashley Hinson has been ‘voting the wrong way,’ she says of her opponent in race for U.S. House seat DES MOINES — Democrats have passed a slate of legislation that is beneficial for Iowans, Liz Mathis said at the Iowa State Fair on Saturday. Mathis, a Democratic state senator from Hiawatha, is running to represent […]

The congressional race that could indicate just how red Iowa has shifted
Isabella Murray | ABC News

The contest involves a newly redrawn swing district. As the final speaker at the Iowa State Fair’s Des Moines Register Soapbox — a mainstay for presidential hopefuls and statewide candidates — Democrat Liz Mathis attacked her opponent — GOP Rep. Ashley Hinson — for voting against the Inflation Reduction Act and the 2021 infrastructure bill. […]

Mathis talks inflation, abortion access, strategy with Dubuque Democrats
Benjamin Fisher | Telegraph Herald

Iowa Sen. Liz Mathis, D-Hiawatha, said Wednesday in Dubuque that focusing on the issues of the day will help propel her to a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. At the grand opening of Dubuque County Democrats’ 2022 campaign headquarters, 470 W. Fourth St., she said key among those matters is the right to […]

Campaign Almanac: Polls say 3 Iowa Congressional races are close
The Gazette

Three Iowa Congressional districts. Three razor-close campaigns, either tied or separated by a single percentage point. That’s according to new rounds of polling published this week. In Eastern Iowa’s new 2nd Congressional District, Republican incumbent Congresswoman Ashley Hinson and Democratic challenger Liz Mathis are locked in a dead heat, according to polling commissioned by Mathis’ […]

Campaign Almanac: Mathis raises $725K in latest period in Congressional bid
The Gazette

Liz Mathis, the Democratic candidate for Congress in Eastern Iowa’s new 2nd District, raised more than $725,000 during the recent three-month federal reporting period, her campaign said in a news release. Mathis has raised more than $2.6 million during the campaign cycle, and will finish the reporting period with $1.7 million in her campaign account, […]

Mathis Joins Vilsack for $10M Ag Waste Grant Program Announcement
Tom Barton | Gazette Des Moines Bureau

ELY — For U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, infrastructure is not just about investing in roads and bridges and broadband internet. It’s also about investing in the future and inspiring innovation, he says. Like using corn to make yoga pants. Or using anaerobic digestion on a cattle feedlot to break down manure and food […]