Going From Never Trump to Leans Trump

Shane Vander Hart explains that his opinion of President Donald Trump hasn’t changed much since 2016, but his opinion of the Democratic Party has.

Beto O’Rourke: Churches That Oppose Same-Sex Marriage Should Lose Tax Exempt Status

Beto O’Rourke during the Equality Town Hall said religious institutions, including churches, should lose tax-exempt status if they oppose same-sex marriage.

State Rep. Scott Ourth Arrested for OWI

State Rep. Scott Ourth, D-Ackworth, was arrested for OWI in Cherokee, Iowa, and blew more than twice the legal limit on a breathalyzer test.

Throwing Allies Under The Bus Is Wrong

Shane Vander Hart: Syria is a mess and the decision by the Trump administration to clear the way for military action against the Kurds made it worse.

Hillary Clinton: I Can Beat Him Again

Hillary Clinton discusses President Trump’s suggestion of a rematch: “So maybe there does need to be a rematch. Obviously, I can beat him again.”

Targeting Democrat Support of Extreme Gender Policies Showing Impact in Kentucky

Campaign for American Principles dropped their second ad in Kentucky’s gubernatorial race noting a shift toward Gov. Matt Bevin after their first ad.

What Is With This Headline?

Why did the Des Moines Register offer the headline, “Pat Grassley to head rural House leaders,” in their print edition? What were they communicating?

The Trajectory of Pat Grassley

Shane Vander Hart: State Rep. Pat Grassley of New Hartford was tapped to be Iowa’s next Speaker of House, but could this set up a run for higher office?

Poll: Steve King Enjoys Large Lead in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District GOP Primary

U.S. Rep. Steve King enjoys a 44 point lead over his rivals in the Iowa 4th Congressional District’s GOP primary according to a new internal campaign poll.

Iowa House Republicans Elect New Leadership

Iowa House Republicans elect Pat Grassley as Speaker of the House, Matt Windschitl as majority leader, and John Wills as Speaker Pro Tem.

Donald Trump and the ‘Electrification’ of the Church

President Donald Trump alludes that evangelical pastors credited with him church growth and said that the Church has never been so ‘electrified.’

Steve Reeder Is Fourth Republican to Challenge Steve King

Steve Reeder, a real estate developer from Arnolds Park, becomes the fourth Republican to challenge U.S. Rep. Steve King in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District.

Brandt Jean to Amber Guyger: “I Forgive”

18-year-old Brandt Jean to his brother’s killer, Amber Guyger: “I forgive, and I know if you go to God and ask him, he will forgive you.”

Saying “Free Speech Is Important” Is A Fox News Talking Point?

Shane Vander Hart: Tulsi Gabbard stating that “free speech is important” is not a Fox News talking point, but a constitutional principle.

Trump Congratulates China on 70 Years of Communism

Shane Vander Hart: President Donald Trump, the leader of the free world, congratulated China on 70 years as a Communist country.