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Kernal

The Haugland Huddle

Welcome back to the Haugland Huddle.  There’s just over sixty days until Election Day, so let’s get to it! Nominating Convention: Congratulations to Terry Baxter, who won the vote at a special nominating convention earlier...
by Gabe Haugland

 
 
perry

The Haugland Huddle

Welcome back to the Haugland Huddle. It’s been an exciting couple of weeks in Iowa politics. Governor Rick Perry: It was great having Texas Governor Rick Perry in Iowa’s Fourth District for a couple of great county GOP fund...
by Gabe Haugland

 
 
CLP

The Haugland Huddle

I hope you all had a great time celebrating Independence Day.  For my family and I, it’s a great time to reflect on the incredible freedoms that we enjoy in this country, as well as the many patriots, past and present, who...
by Gabe Haugland

 

 
IowaPrimary

The Haugland Huddle

Gailgate – Democratic operatives here in Iowa had their first go at throwing GOP Senate nominee Joni Ernst off message this week, and it was a pretty pathetic attempt.  Not only was the story released during a very crowded n...
by Gabe Haugland

 
 
Veteran's Day

An Iowa Veteran’s View

Today, we give thanks for all Veterans and their service to our country, and we look back in time to take some lessons from perhaps our greatest President, Abraham Lincoln, who reminds us of the importance of the document every...
by Gabe Haugland

 

 
sequest

Sequestration: The Opposing View

As a fellow Veteran of Afghanistan, I read Mr. Mark Lucas’ article on Friday morning with great interest.  He correctly argued that there is indeed waste inside the Department of Defense, but incorrectly argued that the sequ...
by Gabe Haugland