Posts Tagged ‘Ed Fallon’


Kevin’s Korner: 100th Edition Commemoration

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. Just when they think they’ve got all the answers, I change the questions. This is the 100th edition of this award-winning, groundbreaking, nausea-inducing column. To celebrate this m...
by Kevin Hall

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Kevin’s Korner: Adieu Commie Tommy, List of Contenders and Mahaska Mess

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. It came a month late, but Iowa Republicans received the best Christmas gift p...
by Kevin Hall


Kevin’s Korner: Boswell’s Precious, Early Voting Shenanigans and The Stench

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. It is perilous to study too deeply the arts of the enemy, for good or for ill. It was an interesting week for TheIowaRepublican, to say the least.  An offhand comment by our illustrio...
by Kevin Hall


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400 Occupy Des Moines – Clash With State Troopers

More than 400 people gathered on the front lawn of the Iowa Statehouse Sunday afternoon to profess their solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street protest and to commence “an occupation” of what they were calling “the people...
by Polly Twocents


Democrats Are Making a Mistake When Underestimating Cindy Golding in SD 18

Governor Branstad’s appointment of State Senator Swati Dandakar to the Iowa Utilities Board forced Iowa Democrats to come to grips with the possibility of losing control of the chamber earlier than anyone would have ever expe...
by Craig Robinson



Republicans Set to Select Their SD 18 Candidate Tonight – Anything Can Happen

By the end of the night, Republicans will have selected their candidate in State Senate District 18, which could alter control of the Iowa Senate.  The short time period between the seat being vacated by Sen. Swati Dandakar an...
by Craig Robinson