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We’re Number One – In Presidential Cattle Calls

We all know that the state of Iowa ranks first in the nation when it comes to corn and soybean production. Iowa is even first when it comes to U.S. pork production, ethanol production, and wind generation. Yet, Iowa is also lea...
by Craig Robinson


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



Grassley Joins Bill to Repeal Punitive Death Tax on Family Farms, Businesses

WASHINGTON — Building on past success and what might be new momentum, Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa is a lead co-sponsor of newly re-introduced legislation to repeal the federal estate tax, better known as the death tax, that ...
by Grassley Press


Paging Dr. Carson

Even though Texas Senator Ted Cruz is the only officially announced Republican presidential candidate, the 2016 race is well underway. Beyond the big multi-candidate events being held in Iowa every month, potential candidates s...
by Craig Robinson


Will Iowans Give Rick Perry a Second Chance?

As the 2016 presidential race officially opens, a lot of attention is being paid to the new faces in the crowded Republican field of candidates. There’s the first official entrant Texas Senator Ted Cruz, the fresh-faced Wisco...
by Craig Robinson