Posts Tagged ‘Forbes’
 

 

Cloud of Uncertainty over Iowa Straw Poll

Like many Iowa Republicans, some of my greatest political memories are associated with the Iowa Straw Poll. I worked my first Straw Poll at the age of 22 in 1999. It was terrifying waiting for my buses full of Steve Forbes’ s...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Fact Check: Has the Iowa Straw Has Been an Accurate Indicator of Success?

The much-discussed Iowa Straw Poll dominated the news last week.  At it’s quarterly meeting on Saturday, the Republican Party of Iowa’s State Central Committee voted unanimously to once again hold the event in August.  Th...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Why Steve Grubbs is a Big Get for Rand Paul

It’s a rare occurrence when I feel completely blindsided by a political development in Iowa, but I have to admit that my jaw dropped on Monday morning when Steve Grubbs called me to let me know that he and his political firm,...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Forbes Wants Perry to Win

Steve Forbes today endorsed Gov. Rick Perry for president, citing his firm leadership and appealing economic and tax reform plan. “Steve Forbes is a well known fiscal conservative, and provided strong support and advice throu...
by The Iowa Republican

 
 
 

Steve Forbes – He Still Wants YOU to Win

If you told someone that a former presidential candidate just spent the last three days headlining events in Davenport, Dubuque, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, and Des Moines, they probably come to the conclusion that the word “form...
by Craig Robinson