Posts Tagged ‘Des Moines Iowa’

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Legislative Session Could Play Major Role in Contested Primaries

With the state legislature reconvening, Des Moines is once again the epicenter of all things political in Iowa.  Iowa’s capital city is always the center of politics in the state, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that the...
by Craig Robinson

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Where is Tyler Olson? And Will He Refund AFSCME’s $100,000 Donation to His Campaign?

Former Democrat Gubernatorial Candidate, State Representative Tyler Olson, was a no-show in Des Moines yesterday.  Apparently it is not necessary for certain special elected officials to attend the first day of the legislative...
by Craig Robinson

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Jacobs Set to Official Enter U.S. Senate Race Next Week

The already crowded Republican primary field for the U.S. Senate is going to expand next week. Mark Jacobs will officially announce his candidacy on Tuesday, November 19th at stops in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Bettendorf, and S...
by Craig Robinson



Branstad names Matt Hinch as new Chief of Staff

(DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry E. Branstad today named Matt Hinch as the new chief of staff for the Branstad-Reynolds administration. Hinch, 33, replaces Jeff Boeyink, who resigned last month for a private sector opportunity. Hinc...
by The Iowa Republican


Sen. Mike Lee to make inaugural trip to Iowa in November

Utah Sen. Mike Lee to headline the 12th Annual Friends of the Family Banquet for the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition Below is the email the group just sent out: We are thrilled to let you know that we have just secured Sen. Mi...
by Craig Robinson



David Young to EPA Chief: Welcome to Iowa, Let Me Introduce you to a Farm

(DES MOINES, IA) August 14, 2013—Today, Republican U.S Senate candidate David Young extended a welcoming invitation to the chief of Congressman Bruce Braley’s EPA, Gina McCarthy, to visit an area farm while in Des Moines on...
by The Iowa Republican