Democrats Woo Activists in Key Des Moines Neighborhood
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Four years ago, the Beaverdale neighborhood in Des Moines, Iowa, organized big for President Barack Obama's re-election, building a volunteer group skilled at phone-banking, door-knocking and boosting caucus participation and dubbing themselves Obamadale.
18-Year-Old Mayor Is Now Running Iowa Town
If you want to find the mayor of Aredale, Iowa, the best place to look is probably the local high school.
That’s because 18-year-old Jeremy Minnier, who was elected to the town’s highest seat on Tuesday, is still a senior.