There is plenty of speculation regarding Iowa’s Congressman Steve King (R-IA 4) running for the open US Senate seat being vacated by Senator Tom Harkin in 2014.

While King is a favorite among some GOP conservatives in Iowa, he fails to connect with moderate voters due to his political rhetoric. King also faces tough criticism […]

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HD52 Special Election

On December 5, 2012 By

Due to the resignation of Rep. Brian Quirk, Governor Branstad called for a special election for State House District 52 for Jan. 22, 2012. House District 52 includes all of Chickasaw and Floyd counties and part of Cerro Gordo county. A map of the district is available on the Legislature’s website.

Voter Pre-Registration Deadline

Friday, […]

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Preamble Principles

On October 3, 2012 By

Print this off, cut it out and use it as a bookmark. Remind yourself- and your Republican friends that THESE are what Government is for and what America is supposed to be all about.

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DNC 2012

On September 5, 2012 By





Some friends and others have asked me to post something about my time here in Charlotte, North Carolina, this week as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention.  I will try to jot down some things and get them […]

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Obama kept us from slipping into a worse depression than the 1930’s but Republicans keep blaming our economy on him. They want make Obama and Democrats look like whiners for blaming it on Bush. HELLO??? Are we whiners for blaming the tides on the moon or sunburn on spending too much time outside without sunscreen?

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Obama Bus Tour

On August 6, 2012 By

President Barack Obama will be in Ames at Central Campus at Iowa State University on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Doors open at 10:30 am.

Tickets are required for the campaign rally and can be picked up at Memorial Union or Obama’s Ames campaign office starting at noon on Saturday.

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Everybody wants more law enforcement officers patrolling the streets, but no one wants to pay taxes. Everybody gets angry that prosecutors cut deals and let accused criminals plead, but no body wants to pay more taxes to have more judges, court employees and attorneys. Everybody hates that convicts get abridged sentences and are out on […]

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King’s Town Hall Events

While Rep. King criticized the Affordable Health Care Act and continues to make comments attacking the plan, King was questioned about the accuracy of his claims and was called a professional liar during the brief debate. King’s response was to have the man removed.

Now when Joe Wilson yelled liar […]

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