(Atlantic) A democratic candidate for the Third District U.S. Congress will be in Atlantic next week.
According to Cass County Democratic Chairperson Sherry Toelle, Gabe De La Cerda of Des Moines, will be at the Cass County Court House, Basement Conference Room, 5 W. 7th St., in Atlantic, Iowa at 7 PM on Tuesday, July 16. He will be available for questions and will explain why he wants to run against Tom Latham, the current Congressman from the Third District.
De La Cerda is currently a communications student at Des Moines Area Community College He has served as Iowa Political Coordinator for the United Steel Workers Union during the 2012 campaign season. After working as a union member at Firestone AG Tire Factory in Des Moines, De La Cerda made the decision in February 2013 to dedicate his time to pursuing his education and running for Congress.
The meet and greet is open to the public.
July 11, 2013