Photos from the trail.
Thankful to be back at the Catherine McAuley Center for a tour. They are providing life-changing services!
With Abby, my three daughters, and a supporter in HD 67!
Door knocking in House District 67 with candidate for Congress, Abby Finkenauer.
At Campaign HQ, speaking to our amazing volunteers about how we can win in November.
Updating the Linn County Democrats at Guthridge Park in Hiawatha.
With Governor Martin O'Malley after he endorsed our campaign for House District 67.
Team Eric with Governor Martin O'Malley.
Touring the Cedar Rapids Can Shed and learning about the needs of their industry.
Speaking at a campaign event in Hiawatha's Karma Coffee Cafe.
Checking out Kirkwood Community College's wind turbine program!
Toured Kirkwood Community College to learn about the incredible opportunities they are providing students all across the state.
When I needed to send out a mailing last minute, 15+ volunteers came to my home and got it done. People are committed to winning our state back!
Chatting with community activists Rebecca and Temple at our Flip It Iowa event.
Speaking at our Flip It Iowa event.
Passing out candy to parade-watchers at the CR Freedom Festival.
With Abby Finkenauer, our candidate for U.S. Congress, before the Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival Parade.
Posing with Democratic candidates for Iowa House.
Toured HACAP and learned about the great programs they provide to our communities.
Supporting access to women's healthcare at Planned Parenthood event in Cedar Rapids.
Toured the Abbe Center in Cedar Rapids and learned about the mental health crisis we have here in Iowa.
Had a fun-filled Father's Day at Adventureland Park!
Firing up the Labor Caucus of the Iowa Democratic Party at the State Convention.
Touring the Eastern Iowa Airport with Airport Director Marty Lenss.
Making friends and talking about my work as a special education teacher.
Families here in House District 67 grabbing some free balloon art at our Community BBQ.
Welcoming the crowd at our Community BBQ in Hiawatha.
Thank you Lucy, rising sophomore at American University, for knocking doors with us!
Celebrating Grace's first dance recital!
Speaking at a house party hosted by the Liabo's.
Family photo at the polls on Primary Election Day!
Discussing the issues at our campaign event at Vineria in Cedar Rapids.
Wearing orange in honor of those who lost their lives to gun violence. It has to end.
Sharing my story and why I'm running at a Flip It Iowa event.
Speaking about gun violence at a Wear Orange event in Cedar Rapids.
Voting on Primary Election Day with my daughters Grace, Caroline, and Ella.
Letting the good times roll at a Cedar Rapids Kernels game!
#EricForIowa volunteers stuff and seal envelopes on a rainy Day of Action!
Conversing with a student after participating in a forum on school safety.
At Linn Mar High School, Eric participated in a student-led forum on school safety and gun violence.
Stopped for lunch at a Maid Rite in Newton on our way home from Des Moines.
Dr. Eric Gjerde is officially on the ballot to represent District 67!
At the Starlight Lounge, Eric joined the Stonewall Democrats for their monthly meeting.
Before volunteers hit the streets to knock on doors, Eric goes over some canvassing tips on our second Day of Action.
At the ISEA conference in Des Moines, Dr. Gjerde ran into his classmates from graduate school.
Eric had the opportunity to tour the His Hands Clinic on the Southeast side of Cedar Rapids. Here he is pictured with Executive Director Dawn Brouwers.
Members of the University of Iowa Democrats traveled north to join Eric for our Day of Action. They helped knock on over 100 doors in six degree weather.
On a cold Monday night, Dr. Gjerde met with Moms Demand Action, a group advocating for gun violence prevention.
Eric joined hundreds of Iowans at the Activists Get Active Conference hosted by Indivisible Iowa and the Teamsters Community Action Network.
Here's Grace, Caroline, Ella, and family dog Scout, enjoying the miraculous snowfall on Christmas Eve.
At a house party for Eric, he spoke about the direction our state is going and how he will fight for us in Des Moines.
The house party for Dr. Gjerde was packed full of people ready for change.
A photo of Eric, Amy, and their three girls after purchasing the family Christmas tree.
State Senator Liz Mathis introduces Dr. Gjerde at our Take Back the House event in Linn County.
We held a Take Back the House event in Johnson County where Eric spoke about the importance of winning back District 67.
After speaking at our Take Back the House event in Johnson County, Eric sat down with every individual to listen to their concerns.
Dr. Gjerde speaks about the importance of this election at our Campaign Kick-Off and Fundraiser at Lebowski's Bar & Grill.
Residents of District 67 talk with Eric about the challenges Iowans are facing.
Junior at the University of Iowa, Tavian Stilwell, calls district residents to invite them to our Campaign Kick-Off and Fundraiser.
Volunteers for our campaign pose for a photo before the 2017 Marion Swamp Fox Parade kicks off.
Eric serves brats to union members and their families at the Hawkeye Area Labor Council's annual Labor Day Picnic.
After marching in the parade, Eric poses in front of the Hiawatha Fun Fest Parade sign.
Eric meeting a district resident at the Hiawatha Fun Fest Parade.
Our campaign volunteers pose for a photo before marching in the Hiawatha Fun Fest Parade.
Teacher Mike Panoch and Candidate for Iowa House District 68, Scott Foens lead the campaign in marching in the Hiawatha Fun Fest Parade.
Campaign volunteers pose for a photo before marching in the Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival Parade.
Eric carries his daughter Ella on his shoulders as they march in the Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival Parade.
Eric expressing his concerns to U.S. Senator Joni Ernst about the attempt by Republicans in congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Eric speaking with residents of Cedar Rapids at Asian Fest.
Eric participating in a round table about the state's budget with Democratic candidate for governor, Senator Nate Boulton.
At his first campaign event, Eric spoke with residents about the issues that impact them.
The Cedar Rapids March for Climate ended with a photo in front of the Northern District Federal Courthouse.
A selfie with Imam Taha Tawil of Mother Mosque of America at the Cedar Rapids March for Climate.
Eric attended the League of Women Voters Linn County forum on April 15th to hear the dialogue on important issues.
Eric with his wife Amy and their three little girls: Grace (6) and three year old twins Caroline and Ella.