Former Sen. Tom Daschle (D-SD): Iowa Visits
updated through Dec. 31, 2006  3 visits, 3 days

2006 (2 visits: 2 days)
Former Sen. Tom Daschle announced on December 2, 2006 that he would not run for president.

>Former Sen. Tom Daschle visited Iowa on June 9, 2006.  He started with "unscheduled driving" time around the Davenport area including stops at pharmacies (Medicare Part D) and gas stations (energy prices); did a press event with congressional candidate Bruce Braley at the Center for Active Seniors in Davenport (Medicare Part D); attended lunch, hosted by the Quad City Federation of Labor, at The Hat in Davenport; flew to Ames; joined gubernatorial candidate Chet Culver to talk about renewable energy outside the Lincolnway Ethanol Plant in Nevada; held a reception with Democrats at Hotel Fort Des Moines OR the Raccoon River Brewing Company in Des Moines [verifying, ed]; and did an event for congressional candidate Sheldon Spencer at a private home in Ames.

>Former Sen. Tom Daschle spoke on "Setting America on a New Course" in the Memorial Union at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa on the evening of February 1, 2006.

2005 (1 visit: 1 day)
>Former Sen. Tom Daschle delivered the keynote address at the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner at Hy-Vee Hall Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa on November 5, 2005.  He had breakfast in Des Moines with attorney and friend Ed Skinner on the morning of November 6 (Chris Cillizza, The Fix).

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