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Congressman King Pressures RPI to Preserve Ames Straw Poll

The future of the Ames Straw Poll is in doubt. Republican Governor Terry Branstad has stated repeatedly that the event has “outlived its usefulness.” In an interview with the Cedar Rapids Gazette a week ago, Branstad said, ...
by Craig Robinson
 

 
 
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John Kooiker Wins GOP Nomination for House District 4 Special Election

Longtime Sioux County resident John Kooiker is the Republican choice for the House District 4 special election. Kooiker is a military veteran, family farmer and retired postal service worker. Kooiker heavily emphasized his soci...
by Kevin Hall
 

 

 
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Draft Ben Carson for President Committee Opens Iowa Office

Merrifield, Va. — Dec.16, 2014 — The National Draft Ben Carson for President Committee, a political action committee formed to draft Dr. Ben Carson into the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, announced to...
by The Iowa Republican
 

 
 
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Jindal Helps Polk County Republicans Celebrate 2014 Success

WEST DES MOINES – By almost every measure, 2014 was a banner year for the Polk County Republican Party. Although Democrats held an active voter registration edge of more than 20,000 in the state’s largest county on Elec...
by Kevin Hall
 

 
 
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Senator-Elect Ernst Names Lisa Goeas Chief-of-Staff

Iowa Senator-elect Joni Ernst today announced that Lisa Goeas will lead Ernst’s Senate office as chief-of-staff. Goeas brings with her ten years of experience on Capitol Hill and more than a decade working on behalf of small ...
by The Iowa Republican