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Mathis talks teachers, infrastructure in Eldora
Matthew Rezab | Times Citizen

Liz Mathis is hoping the changing of the district map in Iowa will give her a chance to flip a seat in Congress. The Democrat – who currently sits in the Iowa Senate – is challenging Republican Ashley Hinson in the newly formed second district, which now includes Hardin County. On Saturday, at the library […]

Campaign almanac: Mathis raised $640,000 this quarter for 1st District race
The Courier

The campaign for Liz Mathis, a Democratic candidate for Congress in eastern Iowa’s 1st District, said it will report raising more than $640,000 during the most recent three-month federal period. The campaign said more than 90% of contributions come from Iowans, and that Mathis will end the period with $550,000 in the campaign account. … […]

AFSCME endorses Liz Mathis in run for U.S. House seat
The Gazette

AFSCME Council 61 has endorsed state Sen. Liz Mathis’ bid for the Iowa 1st Congressional District seat. “Liz Mathis understands the value of hard work and has a track record to prove it,” said AFSCME Council 61 President Rick Eilander. … his was unanimously endorsed by the AFSCME Iowa Political Committee in a vote last […]

IA-01: Mathis set to clear Democratic field
Laura Belin | Bleeding Heartland

Less than a week after launching her Congressional campaign, State Senator Liz Mathis has eliminated any chance of serious competition for the Democratic nomination in the first district. Mathis announced support last week from more than 100 well-known Iowa Democrats, including all recent U.S. House representatives, every current statewide official, and 48 current state legislators. It’s […]

Liz Mathis lists more than 100 endorsements for U.S. House campaign
James Q. Lynch | The Gazette

More than 100 Iowa Democratic elected officials and leaders have endorsed state Sen. Liz Mathis’ campaign for the Iowa U.S. House 1st District seat. Mathis announced earlier this week she will challenge Marion Republican Rep. Ashley Hinson in 2022. “These leaders know that Iowa families, small businesses, and communities deserve better than the broken promises […]