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Iowa

We’re Number One – In Presidential Cattle Calls

We all know that the state of Iowa ranks first in the nation when it comes to corn and soybean production. Iowa is even first when it comes to U.S. pork production, ethanol production, and wind generation. Yet, Iowa is also lea...
by Craig Robinson

 
 
Carson

Paging Dr. Carson

Even though Texas Senator Ted Cruz is the only officially announced Republican presidential candidate, the 2016 race is well underway. Beyond the big multi-candidate events being held in Iowa every month, potential candidates s...
by Craig Robinson

 
 
perry

Will Iowans Give Rick Perry a Second Chance?

As the 2016 presidential race officially opens, a lot of attention is being paid to the new faces in the crowded Republican field of candidates. There’s the first official entrant Texas Senator Ted Cruz, the fresh-faced Wisco...
by Craig Robinson

 

 
Iowa

Thin Skinned Iowans?

If Iowans are thinned skinned when it come to their coveted First-in-the-Nation caucuses, then members of the national media need to get up to speed on the issues that they are reporting on. Last week, Wisconsin Governor Scott ...
by Craig Robinson

 
 
Cruz Flag

Texas Senator Ted Cruz to Make it Official

Texas Senator Ted Cruz is expected to formally announce that he will run for president at a speech at Liberty University on Monday. If all goes as planned, Cruz will become the first Republican to officially enter the 2016 pres...
by Craig Robinson

 

 
HuckPrez

Huckabee Barnstorms Western Iowa

A month ago I wasn’t quite sure that Mike Huckabee, the 2008 winner of the Iowa Republican Caucuses, was really serious about a 2016 run. Sure, the rhetoric was there, and Huckabee was showing up at all the various events whe...
by Craig Robinson