Walker announces three-day swing through Iowa

(Prezography photo)

(Prezography photo)

By The Iowa Statesman


Soon-to-be Republican presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will kick off an announcement tour next week with a blitz across all four early voting states, followed by a tour of several early March primary states where he has seen grassroots support.

Walker’s announcement event will take place in Waukesha, Wisconsin on Monday, July 13. From there, Walker will travel to Nevada, South Carolina, and New Hampshire, capping off the week with a three-day trip through Iowa as he pursues a 99-county “Winnebago Tour” of Iowa over the coming months.

The following is the Iowa portion of his travel itinerary:

Friday, July 17
Mid-Day: Davenport
Afternoon: Cedar Rapids
Evening: Des Moines

Saturday, July 18
Morning: Council Bluffs
Mid-Day: Sioux City
Afternoon: Carroll
Early Evening: The Family Leadership Summit, Ames
Evening: Marshalltown

Sunday, July 19
Early Afternoon: Cedar Falls
Afternoon: Plainfield
Evening: Dubuque