Candidate Details

Dave Loebsack

House - Incumbent

Rep. Dave Loebsack has represented Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District since 2007, covering the cities of Iowa City and Cedar Rapids. In Congress, Rep. Loebsack has served on the House Committee on Armed Services and on the Committee on Education and Labor. A former professor of international politics at Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, Rep. Loebsack has a detailed and nuanced understanding of the politics and history of the Middle East. He is a strong supporter of Israel and a two-state solution and outspoken leader on pro-Israel, pro-peace issues.