Thursday, October 22, 2020


Iowa Democratic Party Continues “Early Vote Express” Over the Weekend

The Tour Heads to Central Iowa on Friday; Western Iowa Over the Weekend

DES MOINES — This week, Iowa Democrats will continue the Early Vote Express, a multi-stop, statewide bus tour from now through Election Day aimed at laying out the clear choice in this election and encouraging Iowans to make a plan and vote early.

The Early Vote Express will make stops at college campuses, libraries, and other satellite voting locations throughout the state to distribute voter education materials and discuss the importance of electing Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Theresa Greenfield, and Democrats up and down the ballot this fall.

Early voting in Iowa started on Monday, October 5, and runs through Election Day November 3. Iowans can make a plan to vote at

Media interested in covering these events will be required to adhere to COVID-19 safety precautions, including wearing masks and practicing social distancing.

Press interested in interviews with bus tour participants can email

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Ft. Madison Early Vote Express Stop — 5:30pm 

WHERE: Fort Madison Sante Fe Depot Parking Lot, 712 9th St, Fort Madison, IA 52627

WHO: Congressman Dave Loebsack (IA-02)

Friday, October 23, 2020

Lee County Early Vote Express Stop — 9:30am

WHERE: Estes Park, Corner of S 5th St. and Main St, Keokuk, IA 52632

Fairfield Early Vote Express Stop — 12pm

WHERE: Central Park S Main St, Fairfield, IA 52556

WHO: Mark Smith, Iowa Democratic Party Chair

Ottumwa Early Vote Express Stop — 2pm

WHERE: Siena Building, 220 N Court St. Ottumwa, IA 52501

WHO: Mark Smith, Iowa Democratic Party Chair

West Des Moines Early Vote Express Stop — 5:30pm

WHERE: 1089 Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Sioux City Early Vote Express Stop & Ridin’ with Biden Parade — 11am

WHERE: 101 Pearl St, Sioux City, IA 51101

Council Bluffs Early Vote Express Stop — 3:45pm

WHERE: Bayliss Park, 100 Pearl St., Council Bluffs, IA 51503

WHO: Theresa Greenfield, Candidate for U.S. Senate

State Rep. Charlie McConkey (HD-15)

Steve Gorman, Candidate for SD-08

Jen Pellant, Candidate for HD-16

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Sioux City Early Vote Express Stop — 12:45pm

WHERE: New Life In Christ, Church Of God in Christ, 2929 W 4th St, Sioux City, IA

WHO: Pastor James Mosley

Storm Lake Early Vote Express Stop — 3:45pm

WHERE: 111 E 6th St, Storm Lake, IA 50588 

WHO: Sara Huddleston, Candidate for HD-11

Additional cities, speakers, and events on the tour are forthcoming.