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State party chairs to speak at political forum at Drake

July 13, 2010
News PhotoIowa's state party chairpersons will be featured at the next forum at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 27. The event will be held in Drake University's Levitt Hall in Old Main, 2507 University Ave.

The confirmed participants are:

  • Iowa Democratic Party Chairwoman Sue Dvorksy
  • Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Matt Strawn Des Moines Bureau Chief Lynn Campbell will moderate the program and questions will be accepted from audience members.

The event later will be broadcast on the Mediacom Connections channel statewide and will be available for On Demand viewing on Mediacom Channel 1.

The forum is part of the "Cookies and Conversation" series presented by Drake University, and Mediacom.

Doors will open at 9:45 a.m. and taping of the show will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Free parking will be available in Drake lots at 26th Street and University Avenue and at 25th Street and Carpenter Avenue.

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. There are several registration options: is an independent, nonpartisan electronic news service offering a free Web site at and paid subscriber products. For more information, contact Jim Greer at or 515-309-2941.