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Ernst Leads Bipartisan Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), a combat veteran and member of the Senate Armed Services Committee,today introduced the Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment (SAVE) Act, along with the support ...
by The Iowa Republican


Ernst Discusses the Military’s Gender Integration Implementation Strategy

“I fully support providing women the opportunity to serve in any military capacity, as long as standards are not lowered [and] our combat effectiveness is maintained…implementation strategy must be fully developed, and meth...
by The Iowa Republican


Iowa Poll: What you see is what you get

The Des Moines Register’s Iowa Poll is one of the final pieces of information that caucus voters use to help make their final decision in determining who they will support on caucus night. It’s not that Iowans look to one s...
by Craig Robinson



National Security First

By Mike Rogers On Monday as you go to caucus, remember that the first duty of your pick for president is as commander-in-chief of our military.  The threat matrix arrayed against the United States is as bad as I have ever seen...
by The Iowa Republican


Cruz’s Misleading Mail Angers Iowa Secretary of State

Statement from Secretary of State Paul Pate Regarding Misleading Mailer from Cruz for President Campaign DES MOINES – “Today I was shown a piece of literature from the Cruz for President campaign that misrepresents the ...
by Craig Robinson


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A Raucous Iowa Caucus

By Rev. Cary K. Gordon I have spent this political season approaching things differently than in past years. Each cycle I am humbled by a string of candidates who want me to endorse them over and above their rivals, with the ex...
by Rev. Cary K. Gordon