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Former Iowa Democratic Chair Announces Campaign for Governor

DES MOINES, Iowa–Dr. Andy McGuire, a former Iowa Democratic Party Chair and lieutenant governor candidate, announced Monday morning in a video that she will run for governor.

She becomes the third Democrat to announce her campaign, although at least a half-dozen others are contemplating a run.

Announced candidates include: Rich Leopold, Polk County Conservation Board Chair, and Jon Neiderbach, 2014 candidate for state auditor.