Polk County Democrats

The Polk County Democratic Party serves to elect Democrats in Polk County, the State of Iowa, the third congressional district and the nation. Our purpose also includes working to sustain and advance the principles of social justice and democracy and to uphold civil rights, civil liberties, and constitutional government.

5 protests

February 19, 2018, 6:30 pm

Des Moines, IA

Polk Dems February Meeting with Rob Sand

Rob Sand is running for State Auditor. As an Assistant Attorney General, he investigated and prosecuted crimes relating to tax fraud, financial misdeeds, and lottery scams. A native of Decorah, he has campaigned in both rural and metropolitan...

January 15, 2018, 6:30 pm

Des Moines, IA

Polk County Dems January Meeting with Nate Boulton

Senator Nate Boulton represents the Northeast side of Des Moines. Growing up in a union family, he quickly found in his voice on labor issues at the Statehouse. He led the defense on collective bargaining rights during the 2017 legislative...

December 18, 2017, 6:30 pm

Des Moines, IA

Polk Dems December Meeting with Jim Mowrer

Jim Mowrer is a Democratic candidate for Iowa Secretary of State. A combat veteran, Jim worked for the Pentagon when he returned from Iraq. While overseas, he learned firsthand how difficult it was to vote absentee as he tried to coordinate...

December 14, 2017, 6:00 pm

Des Moines, IA

Polk County Dems Holiday Party

Join the Polk County Democrats family as we celebrate the holidays and look back on a successful year. New neighborhood groups, new members, and a string of wildly successful events. We have so much to be thankful for.

Admission is free...

December 1, 2017, 5:00 pm

Des Moines, IA

Re-elect Tom Miller with John Kerry!

Join John Kerry as the campaign kick-off to re-elect Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller begins. John Kerry was a long serving Senator from Massachusetts, the 2004 Democratic candidate for President, and Secretary of State for President Barack...