Selden Spencer was a Democratic candidate for the 4th Congressional District of Iowa
Selden Spencer was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 4th Congressional District (map) of Iowa. He was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Tom Latham (R-Iowa). The primary will take place on June 3, 2008.
Dr. Selden Spencer has a lifelong connection to the Midwest. He was born in Freeport, Illinois and received his Bachelor’s degree at Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania. Dr. Spencer went on to receive his medical degree in neurology at the University of North Dakota. After meeting his wife Jean, who was raised in Iowa, Dr. Spencer moved to Iowa and has been a resident of Huxley for sixteen years. Dr. Spencer practices Neurology in Ames.