Photos: Mariannette Miller-Meeks and Christina Bohannan rallies at the Iowa Memorial Union

Mark Fortunato and Matt Sindt

Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks, R-Iowa, and Iowa state representative Christina Bohannan, both competing for Iowa’s first Congressional District, spoke at separate events in the Iowa Memorial Union Wednesday.

The two candidates met with respective attendees ahead of the 2022 election. Democrat Bohannan met with supporters to talk about abortion rights, financial accessibility and voter turnout, while Miller-Meeks spoke on abortion rights, college affordability, and energy production. 

Early voting started on Wednesday and Election Day is Nov. 8.