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Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
June 3, 2020 at 4:24 PM

We keep fighting.

We keep fighting. John, Kimberly here. I knew this was an uphill battle and we did not prevail last night. But there is far too much work to do so we must march on for justice. Our movement lives on.   I never thought I would run for office, let alone launc…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
June 2, 2020 at 3:55 PM

I’ve always loved the underdogs

I’ve always loved the underdogs John, This campaign has been an incredible journey.   It’s hard to believe everything has come down to today, Election Day. We’ve done, by most accounts, incredibly well for a non-corporate-backed campaign. But I’m not that s…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
June 1, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Election Day and stepping out in faith.

Election Day and stepping out in faith. One more day! John, Kimberly here. When I decided to run for U.S. Senate, I had no idea what would happen. I stepped out in faith, hoping something or someone would be there when it felt like I was walking out into t…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 30, 2020 at 3:34 PM

Help me make everyone count.

Help me make everyone count. John, We all have a lot at stake in this campaign, and we’re down to the wire with little time left to communicate our message to all Iowans.   Can you chip in any amount right now and help us push through the last few days of t…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 29, 2020 at 4:26 PM

5 Days to go. I need your help.

5 Days to go. I need your help. John, We all have a lot at stake in this campaign, and we’re down to the wire with little time left to communicate our message to all Iowans.   Can you chip in $5 right now and help us push through the last five days of this …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 26, 2020 at 5:24 PM

No time to lose.

No time to lose. John, It’s hard to believe, but we’re only seven days away from Election Day!   When I decided to run for office, I knew it would be an uphill battle. I knew running in a race with a DSCC and Dark Money candidate would not be easy. But noth…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 25, 2020 at 6:51 PM

Memorial Day

Memorial Day John, Kimberly here. This is one of those emails I had to write myself. As a mom, I can not possibly imagine the pain of you who have lost a son or daughter. As a sister, I can't comprehend the pain of those who have lost a sibling. If you've l…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 22, 2020 at 6:32 PM

I'm frightened he might leave

I'm frightened he might leave One year ago, my only child said to me, 'Mama, I think I'm going to buy land in Canada.' I had no idea why he was saying that. I asked him why.. Click here to watch our new campaign video now. …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 22, 2020 at 5:44 PM

Will your voice and vote be counted?

Will your voice and vote be counted? John, Today is the deadline to request your absentee ballot for the primary! Here’s the link to the request form. The form needs to be delivered to your county auditor's office by 5 pm today to be able to vote by mail. P…
Sydney Nicole · [email protected]
May 21, 2020 at 9:29 PM

Kimberly never gave up on me.

Kimberly never gave up on me. John, When I was 11 years old, I was removed from an abusive home and placed in the Iowa foster care system. That’s when I met Kimberly, who was working as a court-appointed attorney for kids like me.   There are so many things…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 21, 2020 at 1:44 AM

I'm Frightened He Might Leave

I'm Frightened He Might Leave One year ago, my only child said to me, 'Mama, I think I'm going to buy land in Canada.' I had no idea why he was saying that. I asked him why, and... Click here to watch our new campaign video now. …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 19, 2020 at 6:01 PM

We have 14 days.

We have 14 days. John, We are just two weeks away from Election Day, and I need you to help me make sure every single Iowan knows what’s at stake in this primary.   Ours is a crowded race to unseat Joni Ernst, but this is not a primary where #VoteBlueNoMatt…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 16, 2020 at 7:18 PM

Unprecedented turnout: let's win this!

Unprecedented turnout: let's win this! John, Vote by mail is turning out to be a great thing for democracy! We are seeing record requests for absentee ballots in Iowa, which means more Iowans are getting involved and stepping up to have their voices heard.…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 14, 2020 at 2:30 PM

It’s crunch time.

It’s crunch time. It’s crunch time. We are less than three weeks away from the June 2 primary, John, and I need your help to make sure we have a strong push to the finish line. Right now, we are $9,015 short of our mid-month fundraising goal. Will you pit…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 11, 2020 at 7:45 PM

John, you’ll never hear from me again.

*|FNAME|*, you’ll never hear from me again. John, As we inch ever closer to the primary election next month, I’m writing to say that we need your support now more than ever. There is simply no time to lose.    If we don’t have the resources we need to reach…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 10, 2020 at 2:29 PM

We treat mothers like human incubators.

We treat mothers like human incubators. This has to stop. John, In my work representing parents in juvenile court, most of my clients are young, single mothers. They’re doing the best they can with what they have, and what they have usually isn’t much.    …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 8, 2020 at 8:22 PM

[VIDEO] Robin died because she was out of network.

[VIDEO] Robin died because she was out of network. John, My friend, Robin Stone, died because in regards to healthcare, the United States places profits over people. Robin was the chair of the Delaware County Democrats, and a tireless advoc…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 7, 2020 at 10:15 PM

An appointment from the Swamp

An appointment from the Swamp Sign our Petition John, The president has done it again. He’s appointed another millionaire to head a government agency. So much for draining that swamp.   Trump has tapped RNC and Trump campaign megadonor Louis Dejoy to serve…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 6, 2020 at 8:03 PM

Nurses help save our lives, we should protect theirs.

Nurses help save our lives, we should protect theirs. We can start with PPE John, Today is National Nurses Day. While our country’s nurses put their lives on the line for all of us, our elected representatives in Congress can’t seem to get enough PPE in th…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 5, 2020 at 6:59 PM

Four weeks!

Four weeks! John, We have just 28 days until Election Day, and we are working as hard as we can to get the word out about the choices Iowans have in this primary.   John, it comes down to what we want our nation to be. Do we want to be the only developed co…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
May 2, 2020 at 5:11 PM

Thank you 🙏

Thank you 🙏 John, I just wanted to send a quick note and say “thank you.”   I’m so grateful for your support of this campaign.  Workers went on strike across the country on May Day yesterday for basic things like livable wages, healthcare, and personal pro…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 30, 2020 at 3:28 PM

We have to keep fighting.

We have to keep fighting. Given the crisis our nation is facing, we understand if you can't invest financially in the campaign. If you want to help but can’t donate, please follow us on social media, retweet, tell friends about our campaign, or comment on posts…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 29, 2020 at 8:37 PM

It’s time to check our privilege

It’s time to check our privilege Given the crisis our nation is facing, we understand if you can't invest financially in the campaign. If you want to help but can’t donate, please follow us on social media, retweet, tell friends about our campaign, or comment o…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 26, 2020 at 9:16 PM

We’re running short. Help us push through!

We’re running short. Help us push through! Given the crisis our nation is facing, we understand if you can't invest financially in the campaign. If you want to help but can’t donate, please follow us on social media, retweet, tell friends about our campaign, or…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 24, 2020 at 9:20 PM

We’re running short. Help us push through!

We’re running short. Help us push through! Given the crisis our nation is facing, we understand if you can't invest financially in the campaign. If you want to help but can’t donate, please follow us on social media, retweet, tell friends about our campaign, or…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 22, 2020 at 11:48 PM

It’s Earth Day! Let’s talk about a Green New Deal

It’s Earth Day! Let’s talk about a Green New Deal Given the crisis our nation is facing, we understand if you can't invest financially in the campaign. If you want to help but can’t donate, please follow us on social media, retweet, tell friends about our campa…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 20, 2020 at 9:13 PM

Kimberly is never going to give up and she is never going to let Iowans down.

Kimberly is never going to give up and she is never going to let Iowans down. Given the crisis our nation is facing, we understand if you can't invest financially in the campaign. If you want to help but can’t donate, please follow us on social media, retweet, …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 18, 2020 at 9:29 PM

Liberate America from the GOP!

Liberate America from the GOP! John, We have just 45 days to win this thing! And do we need a win more than ever. This week we saw protests across the country from people who put economic drivers ahead of scientific evidence that says social distancing and…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 16, 2020 at 4:44 PM

Hey NRSC, we won’t back down.

Hey NRSC, we won’t back down. John, Our campaign is making a few people nervous; people who are happy with the status quo.   They know when we talk about Medicare for All, we’re promoting a policy the majority of Americans -- Republican and Democrat -- supp…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 14, 2020 at 9:32 PM

Take care of yourself. Take care of your friends and family.

Take care of yourself. Take care of your friends and family. John, Howdy! Kimberly here. I hope this email finds you well, healthy and safe. I know everyone is struggling as we adapt to the new normal of life with COVID-19. I understand your first priority…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 11, 2020 at 12:33 AM

Keep the flame burning!

Keep the flame burning! We are continuing our campaign to flip the Senate because it is critical to the future of our nation. This pandemic highlights the need for better leadership. Please care for yourself and your loved ones first. If you have some extra buc…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 8, 2020 at 4:21 PM

U.S. Supreme Court to WI voters: you don’t matter

U.S. Supreme Court to WI voters: you don’t matter We are continuing our campaign to flip the Senate because it is critical to the future of our nation. This pandemic highlights the need for better leadership. Please care for yourself and your loved ones first. …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 6:37 PM

A huge thank you!

A huge thank you! John, The beginning of March seems like a lifetime ago. So much has changed since then. Every aspect of our lives has been upended and we’re living our daily lives making decisions, wondering if we might accidently harm someone we know and…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM

It’s ok to feel scared.

It’s ok to feel scared. We know these are incredibly tough times. We wouldn’t be continuing with our campaign (which takes funding) if the fight to flip the Senate wasn’t critical. This pandemic highlights the need for better leadership. We understand you mu…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 27, 2020 at 7:22 PM

A US Senator who always puts people over profits

A US Senator who always puts people over profits We know these are incredibly tough times. We wouldn’t be continuing with our campaign (which takes funding) if the fight to flip the Senate wasn’t critical. This pandemic highlights the need for better leaders…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 22, 2020 at 10:47 PM

Holy squirrels!

Holy squirrels! John, Holy Squirrels, there are only TEN days until the end of the month.  (Kimberly here:  Yes, I made up that silly saying and it seems to make people laugh so we’re sticking with it.) We are in unprecedented times.  This pandemic highlig…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 19, 2020 at 10:37 PM

How are you doing?

How are you doing? John, How are you doing? No, really. How are you? Kimberly here again. Before we go any further, after you read this email, would you please email me at [email protected] and let me know how you are and where in the nation you…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 13, 2020 at 11:37 PM

Good for Senator Joni Ernst?

Good for Senator Joni Ernst? John, Lots of polls are coming out these days and one in particular is unsettling. Here’s one showing Trump outperforming Biden, which the Republicans are calling ‘good news’ for Joni Ernst. Here’s a screenshot:  …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 13, 2020 at 4:56 PM

We are winning this race.

We are winning this race. John, Holy squirrels!  On less than 10% of the budget of our corporate-backed opponent, we are winning this race. Can’t lie, I was pretty shocked and incredibly happy to see this Des Moines Register/Mediacom Poll.  More people kn…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 12, 2020 at 2:22 PM

We are winning this race.

We are winning this race. John, Holy squirrels!  On less than 10% of the budget of our corporate-backed opponent, we are winning this race. Can’t lie, I was pretty shocked and incredibly happy to see this Des Moines Register/Mediacom Poll.  More people kn…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 8, 2020 at 11:56 PM

Kimberly Graham Top Democrat To Take On Joni!

Kimberly Graham Top Democrat To Take On Joni! John,  A poll released yesterday from the Des Moines Register and Mediacom shows that Joni Ernst's approval rating has dropped 10 points to 47%.    The poll also shows I’m the strongest Democratic candidate to…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 7, 2020 at 8:55 PM

The root of the problem.

The root of the problem. John, Any farmer in Iowa will tell you that good, well tended soil will lead to bountiful, quality harvests.   The same principle applies to a country on the whole. If a society is rooted in poor soil: tax cuts, budget cuts, a lac…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 4, 2020 at 10:01 PM

Super Tuesday and healthcare as a human right.

Super Tuesday and healthcare as a human right. John,  Well, we’ve made it through Super Tuesday, and one thing it proved is that for those committed to healthcare as a human right, the US Senate races may be our lifeboats this election year.    Watching the…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
March 2, 2020 at 3:29 PM

Thanks!

Thanks! John,  We’re writing today to say thank you for your support in helping us meet our fundraising goals for February. Even though the primary is 3 months away, your support now is key in continuing to mount the strongest campaign possible and reach ev…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
February 29, 2020 at 2:29 PM

Leap Day: An extra day to join our movement.

Leap Day: An extra day to join our movement. John, Our campaign is powered by the people who are behind us - people who believe in our goal of governance for us, by us. The support of so many people is how we were able to submit far beyond the 3,200 signatu…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
February 28, 2020 at 4:53 PM

The people are finally on the ballot. Now, let’s win.

The people are finally on the ballot. Now, let’s win. John, Just a few days ago, we went to the Iowa Secretary of State’s office and gave them 3 times more signatures than the 3,200 required for our nomination petitions. Through the collective power of our …
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
February 27, 2020 at 2:23 AM

Surprise, we opened a campaign office!

Surprise, we opened a campaign office! John,  We are so excited to share the big news: we just picked up the keys to our first campaign headquarters. Click on the image to watch our video but please come back and read the rest of our…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
February 24, 2020 at 8:08 PM

What about the Senate?

What about the Senate? John,  Just checking in here as we near the end of this short month of fundraising. Right now, we’re still $18,080 short of meeting our February goal.    Can you rush $10 right now to help us catch up? Yes, the presidential primary i…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
February 21, 2020 at 11:10 PM

Sponsor a tank!

Sponsor a tank! John,  I love traveling around Iowa and listening to Iowans. Fuel is a big dent in our campaign budget, but there is no substitute for meeting people in person where they live and work, looking them in the eye, shaking their hand, and liste…
Kimberly Graham · [email protected]
February 18, 2020 at 8:38 PM

Send Kimberly some dough!

Send Kimberly some dough! John,  Here’s the thing; Joni Ernst and I don’t have a difference of opinion, we have a difference of values. I think we should be doing everything within our power to eradicate poverty in America, she thinks the government should …