Posts Tagged ‘Tom Harkin’
 

 

I Wouldn’t Be So Quick to Write off Sam Clovis

Fifty years ago in August, Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and delivered what has become perhaps the most famous speech in American history.  While King’s, “I have a Dream” speech was ab...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Bruce Barely Known

Bruce Braley has served in Congress for the past six years.  During that time he has represented 23 of the state’s 99 counties.  That’s nowhere near the 56 counties that Congressman Tom Latham or the 53 counties that Cong...
by Craig Robinson

 
 

Schultz Opts to Forego U.S. Senate Run in 2014

TIR Exclusive Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz has told TheIowaRepublican.com that he will not be a candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2014.  The announcement concludes a nearly three-month long decision making process.  Sc...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Kevin’s Korner: In Branstad’s Hands, Folding Holder and Bruce Who?

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. I’m writing this week’s column from the Iowa Methodist West emergency room, watching a loved one undergo a battery of tests. So, this week’s column will probably be lacking the n...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

Girl Power: What about Upmeyer for U.S. Senate?

Now that Congressman Steve King has decided to forego a United States Senate campaign, those interested in seeking the Republican nomination are now free to explore the idea openly.  While former U.S. Attorney Matt Whitaker ha...
by Craig Robinson

 

 

Top Iowa Republicans take a pass on US Senate campaign

It began in late February when Congressman Tom Latham announced that he would forego a bid for the Senate and instead focus on representing Iowa’s Third Congressional District, which, at the time, he had only represented for ...
by Craig Robinson