Posts Tagged ‘Herbalife’


Boo Hoo: The Register Needs to Stop Crying About The Harkin Institute

By Craig Robinson It’s ironic that the Des Moines Register’s editorial board and the paper’s political columnist continue to cry over Sen. Tom Harkin’s decision not house his papers at Iowa State University.  First, no...
by Craig Robinson


Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Herbalife) gets cash for institute after legislative favors

DES MOINES—In the summer of 2011, when most Hawkeye State politicians spent sweaty sessions with constituents in Iowa’s communities, Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) sat down to a steak dinner with a team of corporate lobbyists and...
by Jeff Patch