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Retired BLET member Jeff Kurtz sets sights on District 83 seat in Iowa House

(Source: Tri States Public Radio, October 15, 2018)

KEOKUK, Iowa — The District 83 seat in the Iowa House of Representatives is open following the announcement that State Representative Jerry Kearns (D-Keokuk) will retire at the end of the current term. Jeff Kurtz (D-Fort Madison) is one of two men vying to replace Kearns. Kurtz is a retired member of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen and is the former Chairman of the BLET’s Iowa State Legislative Board.

Full story and audio: www.tspr.org

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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