Joni Ernst Leads Iowa’s U.S. Senate Race GOP Field in Total Dollars Raised

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The numbers are in, and mother, soldier and proven full-spectrum conservative, Joni Ernst, continues to lead the field in total dollars raised in the Republican primary for Iowa’s open U.S. Senate seat. In the first quarter of 2014, Joni raised $275,014 from over 1,739 donors. At the end of the reporting period, Team Joni has […]

Iowa GOP Chair: Senate Democrats Operating Under Double Standard

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(Des Moines, IA) Today Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Danny Carroll issued a further comment on the recent refusal of Democrats in the Iowa State Senate to release pertinent documents related to matters before the Oversight Committee. One day prior, Carroll had asked that related documents and emails be made available. Senate Secretary Marshall responded […]

Sam Clovis: The Over Politicized IRS Must Be Abolished

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(Sioux City, IA) Sam Clovis, candidate for U.S. Senate, spent Tax Day campaigning on the merits of the Fair Tax.  Clovis stated, “Between special interest loopholes and the targeting of political opponents, the IRS has become a burden Americans can well do without.”  The Fair Tax will repeal the current tax code and replace it […]

Iowa GOP Chair Launches Open Records Request of Senate Democrats

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(Des Moines, IA) Former Iowa House Speaker Pro Tem, and current Iowa GOP Chairman Danny Carroll today is requesting the documents and e-mails of Sen. Janet Petersen, Sen. Jack Hatch and Sen. Matt McCoy to determine what, if any, political motivations are behind the Government Oversight Committee’s investigation into the Department of Administrative Services. “It […]

Matt Schultz Raised $171K, Launches First TV Ad in Iowa 3rd CD Race

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(Des Moines, IA) Today, Iowa’s Secretary of State and Republican candidate for Congress, Matt Schultz, announced that he raised $170,949 during the first quarter of 2014 and is launching his first TV ad of the campaign. Over 950 supporters contributed to Schultz’s campaign for Iowa’s 3rd Congressional seat, showing that his proven conservative leadership and […]

Monte Shaw Raises $200,000 in Iowa 3rd Congressional District Race

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(Des Moines, IA) Iowa agriculture advocate Monte Shaw, in his first campaign for public office, has announced that his campaign raised $203,696.34 for the first quarter of the Third District race for Congress.  The campaign spent only $35,250.70 and has $168,445.64 on hand for the Primary election, and unlike many other campaigns, has no debt […]

David Young Submits Comments to EPA to Protect Property Rights

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(Van Meter, IA) Today, David Young, Republican candidate for Iowa’s Third Congressional District, submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding a proposed rule entitled, “Definition of Waters of the United States Under the Clean Water Act.”  This rule, if finalized, could redefine water and waterways regulated under the Clean Water Act (CWA).  This […]

Rod Blum Campaign Releases Radio Ad Featuring Steve Forbes

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(Dubuque, IA) Today Rod Blum, Republican candidate for Congress in Iowa’s First District, announced the campaign’s first radio ad. The 60 second spot features legendary American businessman and former candidate for the GOP nomination for president, Steve Forbes. “It is truly humbling to have Steve’s support in this election, and I am grateful to him […]

Jindal, Santorum and Paul to Speak at Iowa GOP State Convention

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(Des Moines, IA) Today Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Danny Carroll announced that three nationally recognized Republicans have confirmed to speak at the Party’s state convention in June. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum have all confirmed they will speak to the convention on June 14th in […]

U.S. House & Senate Candidates Confirmed to Attend IFFC Spring KickOff with Governor Mike Huckabee

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All of the Iowa Senate and five Iowa 3rd Congressional Republican candidates have confirmed attendance at IFFC’s Spring Kickoff with Mike Huckabee.

Sam Clovis Wins Gun Owners of America Endorsement

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(Sioux City, IA) “As a 25-year veteran of the United States Air Force, who swore an oath to uphold the Constitution, I know how important the Second Amendment is and the Gun Owners of American endorsement reinforces my commitment to fighting even harder to defend our rights,” said Sam Clovis.  Clovis, today, received the endorsement […]