Rob Hogg to campaign at Iowa State next week


State Sen. Rob Hogg, D-Cedar Rapids, at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.

Alex Hanson

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Rob Hogg will campaign in Ames next week as part of his “climate solutions” tour.

“The science is clear; we must urgently act to safeguard our people and our property from the dangers of climate change,” Hogg said. “The good news is we have many solutions that work for our workers, our businesses, our farmers and our health.”

Details about the event at Iowa State are listed below. Hogg will discuss advanced biorenewable research and technology while in Ames.

WHO: State Sen. Rob Hogg, D-Cedar Rapids, 2016 U.S. Senate candidate

WHAT: “Climate solutions” tour stop in Ames

WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Wednesday

WHERE: 1306 Elings Hall

During his tour, Hogg will also make stops in Cedar Rapids, Pella, Coon Rapids, Carroll, Decorah, Charles City and Des Moines.

Hogg is one of three Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate looking to challenge longtime U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley.