Posts Tagged ‘Bill Northey’


Republicans Are Out of Touch With the Average Iowan

Doug Gross, the 2002 Republican nominee for Governor, made news this past weekend when he proudly proclaimed that there would be no political fallout for increasing the state’s gas tax. Gross made his prediction on Iowa Publi...
by Craig Robinson

Ernst victory speech

Republicans Stampede to Historic Victories, Turn Iowa Red

Iowa is no longer a purple state. It turned Republican red Tuesday night. November 4, 2014, will go down as one of the best, if not the best, night in the history of the Republican Party of Iowa. GOP candidates up and down the...
by Kevin Hall

Ernst final rally

Ernst, Iowa Republicans Upbeat and Optimistic on Election Day Eve

  Victory is close for the GOP ticket. They can sense it. Republican strategists, staffers and activists in Iowa are all cautiously optimistic that Election Day will be a good one for them. Exactly how good depends on how ...
by Kevin Hall


Bill Northey

Northey Poised for Third Term as Iowa’s Ag Chief

DES MOINES – He was first elected by a narrow margin in 2006, a year that was universally bad for Republicans. In 2010, he won by a landslide and might be the Iowa GOP’s strongest statewide candidate this year. Secretar...
by Kevin Hall


Kevin’s Korner: Primary Predictions, Conventional Wisdom and Braggadocious Barack

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is ac...
by Kevin Hall


Northey Endorses Jacobs

Northey Endorses Mark Jacobs for U.S. Senate

WEST DES MOINES – Mark Jacobs’ hopes for the Republican nomination in the U.S. Senate race received a boost Thursday with the endorsement of Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey. The support of the popular ag lead...
by Kevin Hall