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CEDAR RAPIDS — On an earlier visit to Iowa, Carly Fiorina discovered what one Iowan told was the “life-changing joys” of Casey’s Pizza.
Toiling at the bottom of most polls in the race for the 2016 GOP presidential Read More »
DES MOINES — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has jumped out to a strong lead among likely Iowa Republican caucus participants, with an 8 percentage point lead over his nearest rivals, according to a poll out this morning.
In a four-way sc Read More »
HOPE, Ark. — Republican Mike Huckabee entered the race for his party’s presidential nomination in 2016 on Tuesday, looking to break out from an ever-widening field by drawing on the support of social conservatives attuned to his cult Read More »
CEDAR RAPIDS — Iowans can help make climate change an issue in the next presidential election cycle, former Vice President Al Gore said Tuesday during a presentation in downtown Cedar Rapids.
“More and more Iowans care about th Read More »
CEDAR RAPIDS — When presidential candidate Ben Carson says he’s not a politician, he seems to be distancing himself from what he calls the “purveyors of division” who try to “separate us, to make us into enemies. Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Carson, a retired neurosurgeon turned conservative political star, has confirmed that he will seek the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.
Carson, who has never run for public office, would be a high-prof Read More »
JOHNSTON — Mayors of Iowa’s two largest cities sidestepped questions about their political futures Friday but left the door open to run for governor.
Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett said he’s been encouraged to run for go Read More »
DES MOINES — Despite a strong desire among some Iowa Democrats for an Elizabeth Warren candidacy, Hillary Clinton has a commanding lead among likely Iowa Democratic caucusgoers, according to a Loras College Poll.
Clinton leads the Dem Read More »
ATKINS — Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has a message for Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack: Butt out.
Paul, who is running for the GOP presidential nomination, doesn’t think the U.S. Department of Agriculture should be telling America Read More »
DAVENPORT — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker tied the health of the U.S. labor market to permissible levels of immigration on Friday, amplifying a debate he spurred earlier this week.
Walker, who is among the leaders in early polling of th Read More »