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Sen. Joni Ernst Welcomes Israeli Prime Minister

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) will attend the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu address to a joint session of Congress. The Iowa Senator is also among 52 cosponsors to the resolution (S.Res...
by The Iowa Republican

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Where will the Iowa Straw Poll be Held? (Take our poll)

The Republican Party of Iowa’s process for determining where to hold the 2015 Iowa Straw Poll is taking longer than Chairman Jeff Kaufmann hoped for and anticipated. However, the Iowa GOP plans to reach a final decision withi...
by Kevin Hall



Pro-Gun Legislation Movement Encourages Senator Bertrand

DES MOINES – After a massive outcry from grassroots gun owners across the state, Senate Judiciary Chairman Steve Sodders announced today he will be working to advance a catch-all gun bill through the Judiciary Committee. “...
by The Iowa Republican


RPI Calls Out Loebsack for Skipping Netanyahu Speech

Congressman Loebsack indicated today he likely won’t attend Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to a joint session of Congress tomorrow. All other members of Iowa’s Congressional delegation — Sen...
by The Iowa Republican

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King Introduces Resolution to Block Amnesty Trap for House Republicans

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Steve King released the following statement after introducing his resolution to the appropriations bill funding the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015....
by The Iowa Republican