Posts Tagged ‘Ronald Reagan’
 

 

Cruz, Branstad, Grassley Preach Unity at Reagan Dinner

The Iowa GOP held its annual Reagan Dinner on Friday, headlined by Texas Senator Ted Cruz, the most talked about Republican in the nation at the moment. The event also featured appearances by Senator Grassley and Governor Brans...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

Ronald Reagan Endorses Cedar Rapids Casino Plan

By Craig Robinson The 40th President of the United States has weighed in on a ballot initiative in Linn County that if approved would allow for a casino to be built in the state’s second largest county. A recent mail piece as...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Grassley: Lessons Learned from the 1986 amnesty under President Reagan

Prepared Floor Statement of Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa Ranking Member, Senate Judiciary Committee Lessons from 1986 Immigration Reform Monday, February 4, 2013 As we look forward to a debate this year about immigration refo...
by The Iowa Republican

 

 

Ryan in Cedar Rapids: “Jimmy Carter Was Better than Barack Obama”

One week before Election Day 1980, Ronald Reagan famously asked Americans, “Are you better off than you were four years ago?” After four years of economic woes, high gas praises, and the overall ineptitude of the Jimmy Cart...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

UP or DOWN

By Nathan Tucker Mitt Romney’s choice of Paul Ryan as his vice-presidential running mate, the New York Times tells us, shifts the focus of the presidential election from the economy to ideology.  CNN chimes in, reporting tha...
by Nathan W. Tucker

 

 

The Romney Campaign’s “We Did Build This” Message Misses the Mark

By Craig Robinson A four-word phrase has taken over the Romney campaign and the Republican electorate. While traditional media outlets are over indulging on a three-word phrase that a Romney spokesperson used yesterday to silen...
by Craig Robinson