Photo (l to r) Peter Leo and Brian Best
Democratic candidate for the Iowa House of Representatives’ 12th District, Peter Leo of Manning, has reported his current campaign contributions. According to documents filed with the Iowa Ethics and Campaign Disclosure Board, Leo has received a total of $13,537 in cash contributions between January 1 and May 14. Leo states that this number is a record total for a Democrat running in House District 12 during that reporting period and second-largest total any candidate has raised during the period since the current district boundaries were drawn in 2012. “I am grateful for the support and enthusiasm the community has shown for my campaign,” Leo says. “It’s great to see numbers like this so early in the election season. It shows that voters have embraced me and my agenda […]. Republican incumbent in the 12th District, Brian Best, has reported $12,671 in contributions to his campaign from Jan. 4 through May 8.