Gov. Robert D. Ray: A True Statesman

Iowa lost a political giant this past weekend. Governor Robert D. Ray was a true statesmen. Below are the details for his visitation and services as well as some condolences from Iowa’s current leaders. Visitation: Iowa State Capitol Rotundra 1007 East Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA 50319 Thursday, July 12, 2018 5:30PM – 8:30PM A brief wreath ceremony will be held…

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The Applicability of the “Biden Rule”

No sooner had Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement than Cryin’ Chuck Schumer, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate, took to the floor…

Senate GOP Fails to Claw Back Tiniest Fraction of Omnibus Spending

Thanks to two defectors—Sen. Susan Collins (ME) and Sen. Richard Burr (NC)—, the “Republican” Senate on Wednesday (20 June) in a 48-50 vote…

Press Release: REPUBLICAN PARTY OF IOWA CONGRATULATES MIKE NAIG FOR WINNING NOMINATION FOR SECRETARY OF AGRICULTURE

Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann released the following statement after Mike Naig secured the Republican nomination for Iowa Secretary of Agriculture: “I…

Grassley: Tax-reform legislation proving its worth

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President Trump Cancels War Games with South Korea

One of the arguments made by those backing Donald Trump over one of the 16 other Republican hopefuls was that his background in…

Primary Election Day is Today

Today is primary election day. Please be sure you get out to vote. You can find your polling location by clicking here. Polls…

Five Good Choices for Secretary of Agriculture

There is no Republican seeking the nomination for either State Treasurer or Attorney General in the primary next Tuesday (5 June), but there…

Press Release: Jake Ketzner departing as Reynolds-Gregg chief of staff

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Secretary of Ag Candidate Dan Zumbach Secures Rubio Endorsement

Republican candidate for Secretary of Agriculture, State Senator Dan Zumbach (SD 48), announces he has the backing of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio of…

NFL Punts On Anthem

On Wednesday (23 May), at their annual spring meeting in Atlanta, NFL owners voted to require players and team personnel on the field…