Posts Tagged ‘Mike Gronstal’


Kevin’s Korner: Rombo’s Revenge, Frecklepsy, and Newt Can’t Spell

Good morrow and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. I will praise any man that will praise me … The rest of you? You’ll get nothing and like it. The Des Moines Register is out with a new poll that shows Ron Paul, Mitt Romney a...
by Kevin Hall

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Republicans Routed: Golding Loses, Personhood Fails and Unions Prevail

Republicans hope Election Night 2012 looks much better than the 2011 version. Iowa’s special senate election, along with ballot initiatives in Mississippi and Ohio resulted in defeats for conservatives. Iowa Democrats maintai...
by Kevin Hall


Golding, Mathis clash in first debate

MARION, Iowa—Candidates vying to be Iowa’s next state Senator clashed repeatedly in a free-ranging, hour-long debate tonight at Linn-Mar High School in front of an audience of about 100. Republican candidate Cindy Golding f...
by Jeff Patch



Gronstal: EVERYTHING Is Negotiable

By Nathan Tucker On last Friday’s episode of Iowa Press, Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal (D) made the remarkable claim that he is willing to negotiate everything with Governor Branstad and the Republican majority in...
by Nathan W. Tucker


Senate Finally Gets Upset at the Use of the N-Word – Too Bad it’s the Wrong One

Quick, someone tell the Register’s Jennifer Jacobs how to write a decent article. I wasted an entire evening trying to figure out if Sen. Mark Chelgren used the word Nazi to describe the government indoctrinating our children...
by Krusty Konservative



Partial Birth Abortion Comes to Iowa, Unless Senate GOP Steps Up

By Emily Geiger Last April, I wrote some words that I had no idea would be so prophetic. Back then, the state of Nebraska had just passed a few different laws that aimed to protect babies. One of those laws was a ban on abortio...
by Battleground Iowa