IPA Member and Past President John Forbes Announces Candidacy for IA House
Urbandale City Councilman
City Councilman, local pharmacist and pharmacy owner John Forbes will run for
the Iowa House District 40 seat currently represented by R-Scott Raecker, who
earlier this year he will not seek reelection.
Forbes will run as a democrat.
The 40th House District covers all of Urbandale within Polk County.
It is a new district created after last
year’s redistricting process, but its borders are similar to current House
district 63, which encompasses Urbandale in Polk County.
In the press
release Forbes is quoted as saying; “As owner of a local pharmacy for over 30
years, I understand how important small businesses are to our economy and I will
do all I can in the Iowa House to help other small businesses expand to create