Posts Tagged ‘Des Moines Register’
 

 

What we can learn from the latest Iowa Poll

The latest Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Iowa Poll shows that Texas Senator Ted Cruz not only surpassed Donald Trump for the lead in Iowa, but he has established a substantial 10 point lead. Trump remains solidly in second plac...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Wouldn’t It Be Nice if the Register Actually Understood the Caucus Process?

The greatest thing about the Iowa Caucuses is that they are the most open and transparent type of an election that we have in our country. There is no official ballot. Thus there is no requirement for a candidate to pay to a fe...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Thoughts on the latest Republican Iowa Poll

The latest Iowa Poll from the Des Moines Register came out this weekend. The results for the Republicans and Democrats are equally fascinating. Below I will share some of my thoughts on the poll, but before we do that, I think ...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

RNC Should De-Regulate the 2016 Presidential Debates

This week members of the Republican National Committee gathered in Phoenix for the organization’s spring meeting. One of the big topics on the agenda was a discussion about what type of criteria will be used to determine who ...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

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

 

 

Iowa Journalists Play a Key Role in Protecting Our First in the Nation Caucuses

For as long as I can remember, the Iowa Caucuses have been beaten up by members of the national media. Their worn out talking points include that Iowans are not ethnically diverse and that too few people participate in what can...
by Craig Robinson