Posts Tagged ‘Iowa’


Branstad issues statement on closing of the 2016 legislative session

(DES MOINES) – Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad today reflected on the legislative session by issuing the following statement: “The future of our state is bright.  This year, we worked with the Iowa Legislature to build consens...
by Craig Robinson


Senate GOP Leader Bill Dix 2016 Session Closing Remarks

Thank you Madame President. When session began this year I commented on the need for state government to be fiscally prudent and instill the kind of fiscal discipline into the state budget that Iowa families put into their own ...
by The Iowa Republican


Bertrand: Primary is a Choice between the Status Quo of Washington and Best Interest of the 4th CD

Yes, Steve King has a primary. Shocked? Probably not. Over the past few months I have truly enjoyed my time in the coffee shops, chamber meetings, small businesses, ethanol plants, and feedlots speaking with everyday Iowans abo...
by The Iowa Republican



Ernst Backs King in 4th District Primary

Wall Lake, Iowa – US Senator Joni Ernst has endorsed Congressman Steve King for re-election. “I am honored to receive Joni Ernst’s endorsement and support. We first met in the middle of the night on one my trips to visit ...
by The Iowa Republican

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No Signs of Congressional Primary at 4th District Convention

If you didn’t know Congressman Steve King was facing a primary challenge this June, the Fourth Congressional District Convention this past Saturday wouldn’t have changed your way of thinking. Not only were the grounds outsi...
by Craig Robinson



Cruz Controls District Conventions

As expected, Texas Senator Ted Cruz secured all but one of the 12 delegate spots that were up for grabs on Saturday at the Republican District conventions across the state. The Cruz campaign faced minimal competition from an un...
by Craig Robinson