Tag Archives: Zach Wahls

Zach Wahls First Speech In The Iowa Senate

Zach Wahls is a young man with a lot of promise. His first speech on the Iowa State Senate floor Wednesday did nothing to dispel that notion. Senator Wahls speaks of an encounter with homeless man in Iowa when the … Continue reading

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Zach Wahls On Midwestern Values, Family, Community

Reprinted with permission from the Fall 2018 issue of  The Prairie Progressive, Iowa’s oldest progressive newsletter. Our Midwestern values instill in us what family and community is all about. Growing up with lesbian parents during the 1990s and early 2000s, … Continue reading

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Zach Wahls: “It Is Our Responsibility To Take Care Of Our State”

Published with permission from the Spring 2018 issue of  The Prairie Progressive, Iowa’s oldest progressive newsletter. The Prairie Progressive is  funded entirely by reader subscription,  available only in hard copy for $12/yr.  Send check to PP, Box 1945, Iowa City … Continue reading

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Politics and Real Zach Wahls

2018 will be an amazing year for Democrats, win or lose. Even so, I’ve been slow to engage, that is, until Zach Wahls announced his campaign for State Senate District 37. First I said no politics until after the June … Continue reading

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The Prairie Progressive 2012 Honor Roll

Questioning the Narrative: Prairie Dog’s Honor Roll (2): Two weeks before the last election, Iowa Senator Mike Gronstal informed Iowa Representative Nate Willems that Willems’ poll numbers were very low in his campaign for a rural Senate seat.  So low, … Continue reading

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