- Planet Erstwild - 20090825-pe-HD90 Candidates Debate

Steve Burgmeier (R)Curt Hanson (D)

A special election is being held on Tuesday, September 1st to fill the house seat vacated by John Whitaker (D) who resigned to work with the Farm Service Bureau, by presidential appointment.

KRUU-FM Local Election Coverage Special
with the House District 90 Candidates Debate
Live at the Sondheim Center Tueday, August 25, 7pm-8:30pm
presented by the Chamber of Commerce,
moderated by Brent Willet.

Station manager James Moore and Ottumwa Courier writer Matt Milner interviewed three of the four candidates running for House District 90: Steve Burgmeier who won the endorsement of Republicans and Curt Hanson who won the endorsement of the Democrats. Dan Cesar (no picture available) of the 4th of July Party. A fourth candidate, Douglas Phillips of Keosauqu, failed to show up for an interview. [These interviews are available in the KRUU archives.]