FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, October 8, 2020
TODAY: Iowa Democrats to Hold Virtual Press Conference Ahead of Agriculture Secretary Perdue Visit
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DES MOINES — This morning, ahead of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue’s events in Mason City and Ankeny, Iowa Democrats and farmers will host a virtual press conference to hold the Trump administration accountable for election year politics and highlight the clear contrast of leadership with Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on the ballot.
IDP Chair Mark Smith, Lt. Governor Patty Judge, Iowa Farmers Union President Aaron Lehman and State Senator Kevin Kinney will highlight how the Trump administration’s agriculture agenda has hurt farmers and the farm economy.
Media can RSVP to today’s virtual press conference by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHAT: Virtual press conference ahead of Secretary Perdue visit to Iowa
WHEN: Today, October 8, 2020 at 9am CDT
IDP Chair Mark Smith
Lt. Governor Patty Judge
State Senator and farmer Kevin Kinney
Iowa Farmers Union President and farmer Aaron Lehman
WHERE: Press email email@example.com for Zoom credentials