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Heckroth statement on House Farm Bill vote

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Thomas Heckroth released the following statement today, after the House of Representatives failed to pass an updated Farm Bill: “Republicans like Rod Blum are using the Farm Bill as a political weapon instead of working to create a bill that supports the needs of farmers like those in the First District. […]

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Heckroth releases TV ad highlighting support for $15/hour minimum wage

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Thomas Heckroth has released his fourth television ad in the First Congressional District Democratic primary, highlighting his support for raising the minimum wage to $15/hour and record of working to pass progressive legislation. “I’ve spent my career working to level the playing field for American workers and ensure every family has […]

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Heckroth announces local endorsements in Congressional primary

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Democratic Congressional Candidate Thomas Heckroth today released another round of endorsements from local elected officials and community leaders supporting his campaign.

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Heckroth launches first TV ads in First District Congressional race

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Thomas Heckroth, Democratic candidate in Iowa’s First Congressional District released three television ads this morning, “Better,” “Defend,” and “Fix.”

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Thomas Heckroth statement on Rod Blum’s ethics violations

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – First District Congressional candidate Thomas Heckroth released the following statement in response to an Associated Press investigation showing serious ethical violations by Rep. Rod Blum:

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Heckroth shows grassroots support with over 20 new local endorsements in First District race

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – Thomas Heckroth continues to earn endorsements from community leaders and local elected officials in his bid for the First District Democratic nomination, announcing more than 20 additional endorsers today.

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Heckroth completes visits to all 20 counties in First Congressional District

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – First Congressional District candidate Thomas Heckroth has made campaign stops in each county in the First District.

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Heckroth Statement on Blum’s Tax Bill Vote

Thomas Heckroth, Democratic candidate for Congress in Iowa’s First Congressional District, released the following statement after Rep. Rod Blum voted in favor of the Republican tax bill earlier today:

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Heckroth statement on Trump’s healthcare sabotage

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – As the Trump Administration attempts to undermine the Affordable Care Act by reducing regulations and scrapping CSR payments, First District Congressional Candidate Thomas Heckroth released the following statement:

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