Posts Tagged ‘Tom Harkin’
 

 

Kevin’s Korner: A Christmas Tale (v. 2013)

‘Twas four days before Christmas, And all through the state, Republicans were salivating, About their electoral fate.   2014 is approaching, A mid-term election year, Because of Obamacare’s failures, Democrats are in f...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

The U.S. House Passes Budget Deal – The Friday Roundup

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a two-year budget deal on Thursday afternoon.  The bill, which was widely criticized by conservatives, passed the chamber by a vote of 332 to 94.  Congressman Steve King was the only m...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

U.S. Senate Polls Show Bad News for Braley; Mixed Results for BVP

He’s a sitting U.S. congressman, was long ago dubbed “the future” of the Iowa Democratic Party and is supposed to be the heir apparent to Tom Harkin. Democrats have handed him their U.S. Senate nomination, without the sli...
by Kevin Hall

 

 

Young Releases Better Budget Principles

David Young, republican candidate for U.S. Senate and former chief of staff to Senator Chuck Grassley, released his outline for better federal budgeting. “Thanks to years of out of control deficit spending, our national debt ...
by The Iowa Republican

 
 

Ernst Makes a Good First Impression

The similarities between American sports and American politics are endless.  Each team – or in politics, each political party – has legions of fans and supporters.  Some are casual fans, some are die-hard fans who...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Harkin: Committing a Crime Doesn’t Make You a Criminal

AMES-The dictionary defines a criminal as someone who is guilty of a crime. That means, by definition, illegal immigrants to the United States are criminals. If they cross our borders without permission, they are breaking feder...
by Kevin Hall