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DES MOINES — Republican Terry Branstad and Democrat Jack Hatch hit the campaign trail Monday, with the incumbent GOP governor focusing on a quality-of-life initiative and his challenger urging voters to consider a change of state leadership.
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CEDAR RAPIDS — Television these days is filled with drama, name-calling and emotional button-pushing.
And those are just the political ads.
The Gazette asked Iowa political scientists, communications experts and psychologists to analy Read More »
IOWA CITY — Sixteen days away from the midterm election, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., told Iowa voters they need to vote and “fight back” against policies that favor America’s wealthy and do not focus on strengthening the middle class and the c Read More »
“Braley has voted lockstep with his party 96% of the time”
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American Crossroads TV ad
While the ad highlights some of Rep. Bruce Braley’s more divisive votes, which y Read More »
URBANDALE — The co-leader of the Republican National Committee traveled to Iowa’s political trenches Friday to thank the foot soldiers working to deliver a GOP November election victory — an effort she believes is being aided by President Barack O Read More »
DES MOINES — Bruce Braley’s campaign schedule on the first day after Iowa’s U.S. Senate candidates’ final debate includes three events and the debut of a new campaign ad.
Braley, a Democratic U.S. House member from Waterloo, is running for I Read More »
CEDAR RAPIDS — A slim majority of Iowans favors raising the minimum wage, a position that could hurt Republicans in general and GOP U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst and, according to a poll released this morning.
Public Policy Polling’s surv Read More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will campaign for Iowa Republicans next week.
A spokesman for congressional candidate Rod Blum says Paul will appear Wedne Read More »
SIOUX CITY — U.S. Senate candidates Joni Ernst and Bruce Braley in a debate last night said they don’t like the slew of negative campaign ads being broadcast this election cycle but disagreed on whether changes must be pursued.
Many of the a Read More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former staffer for Iowa Senate Republicans has filed a lawsuit detailing her claims of sexual harassment and boorish behavior by male aides and lawmakers.
Kirsten Anderson, ex-communications director for the Iowa Se Read More »