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Paul Skips State Fair But Plans Plenty of Iowa Stops

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DES MOINES, Iowa–Potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul, a U.S. Senator from Kentucky, isn’t planning to stop in at Iowa’s cherished state fair. But he is planning numerous events across the state leading up to the fair.

Paul’s political action committee, RANDPAC, released word of the pending trip, which takes Paul to 10 Iowa cities over three days in August and includes fundraisers for two candidates, 4th District Congressman Steve King and 2nd District candidate Mariannette Miller-Meeks.

Here’s the schedule:

Monday, August 4

Iowa GOP Council Bluffs Victory Office

231 South Main Street

Council Bluffs, IA51503

12:30 p.m.


Iowa GOP Sioux City Victory Office

2526 Glen Avenue

Sioux City, IA 51106

3:00 p.m.


Steve King for Congress Fundraiser

The Barefoot Bar

24457 178th Street

Okoboji, IA 51355

6:30 p.m.


Tuesday, August 5

Cerro Gordo GOP Fundraiser

Mason City Airport Restaurant

9184 265th Street

Clear Lake, IA50428

8:00 a.m.


Iowa GOP Cedar Rapids Victory Office

1340 Blairs Ferry Road

Hiawatha, IA 52233

10:30 a.m.


Mariannette Miller-Meeks for Congress Fundraiser

The University Club

1360 Melrose Avenue

Iowa City, IA 52246



Von Maur Corporate Headquarters Tour/Speech

727 Veterans Memorial Parkway

Davenport, IA 52806

2:00 p.m.

2:30 p.m. media avail


Iowa GOP Davenport Victory Office

311 W. Kimberly Road

Davenport, IA 52806

3:00 p.m.


Wednesday, August 6

Westside Conservative Club Breakfast

Machine Shed Restaurant

11151 Hickman Road

Urbandale, IA 50322

7:15 a.m.


Iowa GOP Des Moines Victory Office

2775 86th St.

Urbandale, IA 50322

8:30 a.m.



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