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Live Chat: U.S. Senate Debate on IPTV

The Republican U.S. Senate candidates participate in their first statewide televised debate Thursday evening. They will take the stage at Iowa Public Television’s studios in Johnston. The event will be broadcast live statewid...
by Kevin Hall

dead gop elephant

In Their Own Words: Goodyk’s, Howe’s Involvement in U.S. Senate Forum

During our reporting on the Polk County GOP’s decision to withdraw as co-sponsor of U.S. Senate candidate forum to be held at Grand View University Wednesday night, mentioned evidence that activists Mont...
by Kevin Hall

Ernst hogs

Poll Shows Ernst Claiming Lead in U.S. Senate Primary

Joni Ernst has captured the momentum in Iowa’s Republican U.S. Senate primary, according to a Suffolk University poll released Wednesday. The poll shows Ernst edging Mark Jacobs 25-23 among primary voters. This is the first p...
by Kevin Hall



Convention Speeches: U.S. Senate Candidates (VIDEO)

All of the announced Republican U.S. Senate candidates visited the Polk County GOP convention in Ankeny on Saturday to try to win over the delegates from the state’s largest county. Each candidate was given five minutes t...
by Kevin Hall

Obama state of the union

State of the Union By the Numbers and Iowa Republican Reaction

The relevance and details of President Obama’s 2014 State of the Union speech are perhaps best found in the numbers. Below is numerical breakdown of the relevant statistics of the annual ritual: 6,581-Total number of words in...
by Kevin Hall



A Statewide Look Inside the Iowa Caucuses

Thousands of Iowa Republicans braved frigid temperatures Tuesday night to participate in biennial Iowa Caucuses. Due to inner-party squabbling, this was perhaps the most hyped mid-term caucus in history. Republicans angered by ...
by Kevin Hall