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Gov. Branstad released from hospital in good condition

  Branstad released at approximately 9 a.m., mild flu with dehydration cause of incident; other contributing factors, including cardiac issues and stroke, ruled out (DES MOINES)  - The Office of Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branst...
by The Iowa Republican

Carly Fiorina

Praise Pours in for Fiorina Following Summit Stem-winder

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker received most of the plaudits from attendees, media and political pundits coming out of last weekend’s Iowa Freedom Summit. However, Carly Fiorina is also receiving high praise for her stem-win...
by Kevin Hall

Branstad inauguration

UPDATE: Branstad “alert and resting comfortably” after falling ill; Zaun, Highfill describe what happened

Updated with a statement from Branstad’s doctor. Iowa Governor Terry Branstad was taken to the hospital after suffering what witnesses describe as a fainting spell during a noon ribbon-cutting ceremony at DuPont Pioneer i...
by Kevin Hall



Walking away with It – Walker Shines at Iowa Freedom Summit

The event overall The Iowa Freedom Summit, a joint venture between Congressman Steve King and Citizens United, was a success before one candidate took the stage on Saturday. The nine-hour long event featured a number of high pr...
by Craig Robinson

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Christie to Headline First Event in Dallas County GOP Speaker Series

WAUKEE, IA— Dallas County Republicans are pleased to announce the upcoming Dallas County Spring Speaker Series. The Dallas County Spring Speaker Series will held at the West Des Moines Marriott and will have five speaker even...
by The Iowa Republican


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David Sieck Earns GOP Nomination in HD 23 Special Election

Mills County farmer David Sieck is the Republican nominee in House District 23 for the upcoming special election to fill that vacant seat. Sieck bested Keith Johnson 72.5%-27.5% in a special nominating convention held Friday ni...
by Kevin Hall