College Republicans Elect a New All-Female Executive Board

The Iowa Federation of College Republicans elected a new all-female executive board on Saturday, marking the first time ever in Iowa College Republican history. As of April 11, 2015 the new executive board is as follows: Miche...
by The Iowa Republican


Uber Debate Emblematic of 21st Century Economy We Must Embrace

By State Senator Jack Whitver As a legislative leader I feel one of my most important responsibilities is to ensure a climate exists for Iowa to have a vibrant and expanding economy. Achieving this will not only provide jobs an...
by The Iowa Republican

Paulsen at Capitol

Paulsen: What We Can Afford

Written by State Representative Kraig Paulsen Speaker of the Iowa House of Representatives Every session the question facing the legislature is how to fit Iowans’ priorities within the constraints of state revenue. For years,...
by The Iowa Republican



Two Former Iowa Congressmen Urge 2016 Candidates to Highlight Fiscal Plans

Pella, Iowa –​ A group of Iowans today got a chance to do something that has long eluded Congress: Make tough budget choices to put the federal deficit on a sustainable downward path. They enthusiastically tackled the job i...
by The Iowa Republican


Safe at Home Act Clears Major Legislative Hurdle

DES MOINES – The Safe at Home Act, a top priority of Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate, passed the Iowa House Thursday with overwhelming support. The bill, House File 585, received unanimous approval from legislators, 100-0. ...
by The Iowa Republican


Rick Perry Freedom Summit

Rick Perry Taps Jamie Johnson for National Team

AUSTIN, Texas –– Former Texas Governor Rick Perry’s political action committee, RickPAC, has hired a key Iowa political operative with deep ties to the national conservative movement and to America’s evangelical and...
by The Iowa Republican