Posts Tagged ‘Homepage Spotlight’


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


Grassley Joins Bill to Repeal Punitive Death Tax on Family Farms, Businesses

WASHINGTON — Building on past success and what might be new momentum, Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa is a lead co-sponsor of newly re-introduced legislation to repeal the federal estate tax, better known as the death tax, that ...
by Grassley Press


Paging Dr. Carson

Even though Texas Senator Ted Cruz is the only officially announced Republican presidential candidate, the 2016 race is well underway. Beyond the big multi-candidate events being held in Iowa every month, potential candidates s...
by Craig Robinson



Will Iowans Give Rick Perry a Second Chance?

As the 2016 presidential race officially opens, a lot of attention is being paid to the new faces in the crowded Republican field of candidates. There’s the first official entrant Texas Senator Ted Cruz, the fresh-faced Wisco...
by Craig Robinson


Thin Skinned Iowans?

If Iowans are thinned skinned when it come to their coveted First-in-the-Nation caucuses, then members of the national media need to get up to speed on the issues that they are reporting on. Last week, Wisconsin Governor Scott ...
by Craig Robinson


Joni Ernst SOTU practice

Ernst Delivers First Floor Speech Advocating for Prioritizing Veterans’ Access to Mental Health Care Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) delivered her first speech, also known as her maiden speech, on the floor of the Senate. As part of the address, Senator Ernst introduced her first piece of legislati...
by The Iowa Republican