Posts Tagged ‘Drake University’
 

 

Braley’s $177,000 Bailout Courtesy of Tom Steyer

Billionaire hedge fund manager Tom Steyer has bailed former Congressman Bruce Braley out of the remaining debt from his failed 2014 U.S. Senate campaign. On February 18, 2015, NextGen Climate Action Committee, a Washinton D.C. ...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Harkin Institute raised $1.6m in two years, lagging its $10m goal

AMES, Iowa—Fundraising documents from Iowa State University show that the Harkin Institute of Public Policy has raised barely half of the total its boosters have claimed. The Institute, established by the Board of Regents ami...
by Jeff Patch

 
 

Issue of Life Takes Center Stage in Iowa Last Night

The hottest ticket in Des Moines last night was for the premiere of The Gift of Life, a pro-life documentary hosted by former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee winner of the 2008 GOP Iowa Caucus. Hoyt Sherman Auditorium was filled to...
by Polly Twocents

 

 

Live Chat: Iowa GOP Presidential Debate

The GOP presidential field converges on Drake University tonight for a two-hour debate. Six candidates will participate, which should allow more time for all the participants. All eyes will be on Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich, ...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

Old Glory Not Welcome at 9/11 Interfaith Service in Des Moines

A massive American flag hung from 1 World Trade Center, one of the four new high-rise office buildings being constructed on the World Trade Center site. In Arlington, Virginia, another massive American flag was draped on the si...
by Craig Robinson

 

 
 

Pawlenty Selects Helland to Lead Iowa Campaign

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who formed a 2012 presidential exploratory committee on March 21, today announced the members of an Iowa staff that will be led by two-term state Rep. Erik Helland of Johnston. Annie Kelly, w...
by The Iowa Republican