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EXCLUSIVE: Ben Carson Hires Rhodes to Run Iowa Campaign; Exploratory Committee to Launch in 2-3 weeks

Dr. Ben Carson has tabbed Iowa political operative Ryan Rhodes to oversee his presidential campaign in our First-in-the-Nation caucus state. Carson is expected to launch an exploratory committee “within the next two or three ...
by Kevin Hall


A Look Inside RPI’s Straw Poll Decision Making

It took only 13 minutes for the Republican Party of Iowa’s State Central Committee to debate and vote on whether or not to continue the Iowa Straw Poll. By contrast, a discussion over whether or not to move their quarterly me...
by Kevin Hall

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Iowa GOP’s Central Committee votes to proceed with plans for Straw Poll

DES MOINES – In an unanimous 16-0 vote, the Republican Party of Iowa’s Central Committeetoday agreed to proceed with plans for a straw poll component at its traditional August fundraiser. Exact details of the event...
by The Iowa Republican


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Republicans Flock to Draft Ben Carson Office Opening

JOHNSTON – The first campaign office of the 2016 Iowa Caucus cycle is open. The Draft Ben Carson for President Committee held its grand opening Saturday, with well over 100 attendees dropping by during the two-hour celebr...
by Kevin Hall

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Payroll Tax Cut Expires, Middle Class Suffers

Despite repeated claims to not raise taxes on the middle class, that is exactly what the U.S. Senate did yesterday, with President Obama’s blessing. In a deal that was overwhelmingly approved (89-8), senators agreed to a deal...
by Kevin Hall


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Hillary Clinton Leaving State Department in Disgrace

Three and a half months after a terrorist attack in Benghazi killed four Americans, including our U.S. ambassador, the pile of deceit, lies and cover-ups from our government continues to build. Complicit in all of this is Secre...
by Kevin Hall