Signs for President Barack Obama were among the auction items Saturday night.
Lee County Supervisor Gary Folluo begins to conduct the auction. Lee County Democratic Party chairman Rick Larkin is on the right.
Ron Fedler, a candidate for the Lee County Board of Supervisors from District 1, speaks.
U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack shares his views on his hotly-contested campaign against Republican John Archer.
U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack, left, and state Sen. Gene Fraise chat at the head table. Fraise announced last year he would not run for re-election.
U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, left, signs a program for George Morgan, seated. Morgan received one of the two Eppers-O'Malley Awards.
Dave Roth, left, and Kirk Brandenberger play for the audience at the Eppers-O'Malley Hall of Fame Dinner in Keokuk.
U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin visits with a group of local Democrats.
U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, left, and Lee County Attorney Mike Short visit before Saturday night's Eppers-O'Malley Hall of Fame Dinner in Keokuk.
State Senate candidate Rich Taylor of Mount Pleasant, left, helps Lee County Supervisor Gary Folluo conduct an auction of Democrat-related items.
State Senate candidate Rich Taylor of Mount Pleasant talks about his campaign against Republican Larry Kruse.
U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin talks about the middle class needs to be restored.
State Rep. Jerry Kearns of Keokuk, left, and U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin share a moment before eating at the head table.
U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, right, bends his head to hear a fellow Democrat at Saturday's Eppers-O'Malley Hall of Fame Dinner in Keokuk.