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Mathis’ tax vote was best for working families
Mary Christensen | The Gazette

A recent letter writer (April 4) was mistakenly led to believe that a 3.9 percent flat tax passed by the Iowa Legislature was a bonus for working families and therefore criticized Sen. Liz Mathis for not voting for it. The truth is just the opposite. And with her vote, Sen. Mathis was one of the […]

Des Moines Bureau | The Gazette

The Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, endorsed Liz Mathis in the 2nd Congressional District campaign. Mathis, a state legislator and former TV journalist from Hiawatha, is the only Democrat running in Eastern Iowa’s 2nd District. She will face Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Ashley Hinson, also a former state legislator and TV journalist. “Liz Mathis has […]

Mathis opens Linn County Campaign Headquarters
Justin Roberts | KCMH

Liz Mathis, state senator and U.S. Congressional candidate for Iowa’s 2nd district held a grand opening of her Linn County Campaign Headquarters yesterday.   Linn County Democrats and Liz Mathis for Congress are co-sharing the headquarters located at 850 1st Ave. NE in Cedar Rapids.   The headquarters spring hours are Monday through Friday, 11 […]

Campaign Almanac: Liz Mathis reports raising $715,000 in Q1
Des Moines News Bureau | The Gazette

2nd Congressional District challenger has raised $1.9 million in 2022 election cycle; Incumbent has $1.8 million on hand State Sen. Liz Mathis, D- Hiawatha, raised more than $715,000 in the first quarter of 2022, according to her Federal Election Commission report. Mathis, who is challenging Republican U.S. Rep. Ashley Hinson, ended the quarter with more […]

MATHIS: Capping insulin prices is a must
Liz Mathis Guest Column | Mason City Globe Gazette

It’s time to cap insulin prices; it’s a matter of life or death for Iowans Two bills with overwhelming bipartisan support passed the Iowa House in 2021. HF262 and HF263 together would allow pharmacists to refill lifesaving medicines in an emergency and cap insulin costs at $100. As a ranking member of the Senate Human […]