This election is more than defeating Joni Ernst. It’s getting back to listening to Iowans, solving problems and giving Iowans a seat at the table - not just the establishment and special interests. Eddie is running for U.S. Senate to tackle big issues. He hears you and he will be a Senator for every Iowan.
Political campaigns have simply become too expensive. Candidates and elected officials spend more of their time raising money rather than actually listening to their constituents and talking with their colleagues in order to find common sense to the challenges facing us.
Our healthcare system is broken. While the Affordable Care Act has made incredible advances, it still has gaps in coverage and hasn’t fundamentally altered the cost of insurance or care for Iowans.
America has a troubled history with civil rights protections and discrimination towards women, people of color, members of our LGBTQ+ community, religious minorities, and tribal populations.
Our country, and the planet, are in the midst of climate chaos and change brought about by humans that have pumped massive amounts of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. We must act immediately, aggressively and in a sustained fashion to confront this crisis.
100 Americans are killed daily by guns while hundreds more are shot and injured. The disastrous effects of gun violence extend far beyond these casualties— gun violence interferes with the lives of millions of Americans who witness it, know someone who was shot, or live in fear of the next shooting.