Posts Tagged ‘Rand Paul’

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Kevin’s Korner: On Duty for Joni, Silencing the Rabble and Braley’s Bull

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something. Lots of folks, inside and outside of Iowa, stepped up to go #OnDutyforJoni during the past ...
by Kevin Hall

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Former Iowa GOP Executive Director Walks Away With $38k – Leaves RPI Broke

A March press release announcing the resignation of A.J. Spiker as chairman of the Republican Party of Iowa (RPI) boasted, “Spiker leaves the Republican Party of Iowa with more than $300,000 cash on hand, zero debt and with a...
by Craig Robinson

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Kevin’ Korner: Independent Inanity, Bruce Farms Manure and Kaufmann Joins the Paulistinians

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided. Brad Zaun, as I predicted he would last week, made the right decision to remain a Republican and not venture into ind...
by Kevin Hall


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Rand Paul Makes Pitch for Iowa Social Conservatives with new YouTube Ad

For the past week, Des Moines Register political reporter Jennifer Jacobs has been pushing a narrative that Kentucky Senator and likely 2016 Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is making a calculated move not to attempt...
by Craig Robinson


Why Steve Grubbs is a Big Get for Rand Paul

It’s a rare occurrence when I feel completely blindsided by a political development in Iowa, but I have to admit that my jaw dropped on Monday morning when Steve Grubbs called me to let me know that he and his political firm,...
by Craig Robinson


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2014 Iowa GOP Convention Primer

The 2014 Iowa GOP state convention is almost upon us. This year’s confab is likely to be less contentious than the previous two. However, anytime 2,000 of the state’s most hardcore Republican and conservative activists gath...
by Kevin Hall