Posts Tagged ‘Democrat’
 

 

Grassley Snubs Cruz, Lists Trump as a Democrat

Senator Chuck Grassley is the gold standard when it comes to Iowa politicians. The six-term U.S. Senator and powerful Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee is running for a seventh term in 2016. Even the ever-rare open U.S...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

State Rep. Ron Jorgensen calls out State Sen. Herman Quirmbach for being fast and loose with facts over tuition freeze.

At 11:55 am on Saturday, October 2nd, State Senator Herman Quirmbach sent the following email to Iowa State students. Hello, Cyclones! I am State Senator Herman Quirmbach, your state senator in Ames, and I wanted to update you ...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Winners and Losers from Harkin’s Decision to Retire

By Craig Robinson Senator Tom Harkin’s decision to retire from the U.S. Senate caught Democrats and Republicans alike off guard.  While the prospect of Iowa’s junior senator retiring has been discussed for years, Harkin’...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Quirky: Democrat State Representative Resigns Three Weeks After Getting Re-elected

By Craig Robinson Three weeks after being elected to a sixth tern in the Iowa House, State Representative Brian Quirk is resigning his seat and giving no explanation why he’s leaving. Quirk represents House District 52 in nor...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Campaign 2012: The Waiting Is The Hardest Part

By Craig Robinson It seems only appropriate that the 2012 presidential race could very well end where it all began – the state of Iowa.  Obviously, Iowa isn’t the only battleground state.  A handful of other states ar...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Iowa Democrat Activist: “Don’t Waste Vote On Boswell”

Ed Fallon, a former Democrat State Representative from Des Moines, who also ran for Governor in 2006 and Congress in 2008, has sent a scathing email urges Democrats not to re-elect Congressman Leonard Boswell this fall. Fallon...
by Craig Robinson