Grassley Probes Record Lack of Confirmed Watchdog at State Department

WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley today asked the State Department and a lead agency watchdog group to provide all records that would document how and why the State Department went more than five years without a permanent insp...
by Grassley Press


On Immigration: An Open Letter to Candidates from Early State Voters

By Jeff Angelo To help out my fellow early-state voters, I’ve prepared a form letter for you to send to your favorite candidates. No thanks are necessary. * * * Dear [candidate name]: First of all, let me say that I’...
by The Iowa Republican

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Walker: While Hillary Clinton Fights for the Ruling Class, I’m Fighting for the Middle Class

By Gov. Scott Walker Right now, every-day Americans are fed up. The ruling-class of special interests and bureaucrats in Washington think they’re above playing by the same rules as everyone else. No one personifies this more ...
by Scott Walker


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To Rule or To Govern

I was preparing for my weekly broadcast on our Sioux City Catholic radio network when I came across a recent article by Angelo Codevilla—a sort of addendum to his seminal article written for the American Spectator in 2010. In...
by Sam Clovis


Madam Speaker!

(DES MOINES) – Today House Republicans elected a new leadership team to lead the caucus into the 2016 legislative session. Rep. Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake) was selected as Speaker of the House.  First elected in 2002, Upmey...
by The Iowa Republican


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Video: Americans Struggle to Name a GOP Candidate Who Isn’t Trump

The Media Research Center’s Dan Joseph and Claire LeJeune took a stroll on the National Mall to see how many of the 17 declared Republican candidates for president people could name. Not surprisingly, many of the people they ...
by The Iowa Republican