Emmetsburg Man Announces He's Running As A Republican For Senate District 1

Tue 2-6-2018

            (Emmetsburg)-- An Emmetsburg man has announced his candidacy for the Iowa Senate. Jesse Wolfe is running as a Republican for the seat currently held by David Johnson of Ocheyedan.

Wolfe has served as Chairman of the Palo Alto County Republican Central Committee since 2012. In 2017 he was elected as Chairman of the 4th Congressional District Executive Committee.

Wolfe and his wife Janice, a retired teacher, have four children.

Wolfe is the second Republican to announce his candidacy for the Senate District 1 seat. Zach Whiting of Spirit Lake is also seeking the Republican nomination for the seat. Johnson has announced his intention to seek re-election to the seat.