State Representative John Forbes of Urbandale announced today that he will seek re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives for House District 40 in Urbandale.
Forbes is currently serving his first term in the Iowa House. He serves on the Commerce, Local Government, Transportation and Ways and Means Committees and the Health and Human Services Budget Subcommittee.
Forbes has owned and operated Medicap Pharmacy in Urbandale for the past 32 years. He and his wife, Cindy, reside in Urbandale and they have two grown children. Forbes has been involved with the Urbandale Public Library, Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, and volunteered for Central Iowa Honor Flights to bring WWII veterans to the WWII Memorial in Washington, DC.