Posts Tagged ‘Braley’
 

 

Braley Puts Holiday Lake House on the Market

Former Congressman Bruce Braley is selling his lake house located just minute from his childhood home near Brooklyn, Iowa. Braley’s 624 square foot cabin that overlooks Holiday Lake was the backdrop for a petty dispute betwee...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Did Bruce Braley Run the Worst Campaign in Iowa History?

Long before the results of Tuesday’s U.S. Senate race were known, it was widely accepted that Democrat Bruce Braley was running an awful general election campaign.  It wasn’t just Republicans that where chiding Braley and ...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Democrats and Republicans Behaving Badly – The Weekly Roundup

WHO Channel 13 in Des Moines is crowing about their ability to call the U.S. Senate race in Iowa just minutes after polls closed on Tuesday night.  Maybe I’m the only one, but I found their election night coverage to be emba...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Is The Des Moines Register Poll an Outlier? – The Weekend Roundup

For months, Iowa’s U.S. Senate race has been a toss up as poll after poll showed Republican Joni Ernst and Democrat Bruce Braley locked in a dead heat. The final week of the general election was much like the past three month...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Some Pre-Election Thoughts

It’s difficult to have a conversation with a friend, reporter, or activist without them asking what I think will happen on Tuesday.   I don’t like to make predictions. It’s easy to just say who you think is going to win...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Enthusiastic Crowd Greets Ernst in Braley’s Hometown

During my brief time as a political staffer, I quickly learned that it’s a good sign when people start arriving to a political event early.  When I learned last week that Joni Ernst would be holding a campaign event in Congr...
by Craig Robinson