Miller-Meeks Addresses Skepticism of Her Pro-Life Record

There has been skepticism about Mariannette Miller-Meeks’ pro-life credentials, the Republican congressional candidate discussed this on the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast.

Mauro Implies Ernst Is Taking Shots At Him in New Ad

Eddie Mauro, a Democratic candidate in Iowa’s U.S. Senate race, released a new ad that implies U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst is firing at him while at a gun range.

Biden Has Tense Exchange With Iowa Voter

Former Vice President Joe Biden argued with a voter in New Hampton, Iowa who accused him of selling access to the White House through his son Hunter Biden.

Ernst: After One Year, It’s Unthinkable That USMCA Is Not Ratified

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, continued to call on Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and her House colleagues to move to pass USMCA.

Reynolds Makes Four Judicial Appointments

Gov. Kim Reynolds appoints Paul Ahlers to the Iowa Court of Appeals and Laura Parrish, Roger Sailer, and Jeffrey Bert as District Court Judges.

Conservative Group Drops $150K in Ad Buy Targeting Axne on Impeachment

The American Action Network announced an $150,000 ad buy targeting U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne on the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

New Record: Iowa Has Over 2 Million Registered Voters Heading Into 2020

Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate announced that for the first time in history, the state has over 2 million voters heading into a general election year.

What Is Theresa Greenfield’s Deal With Cameras?

Shane Vander Hart: If Theresa Greenfield can’t handle cameras at her campaign’s public events perhaps she shouldn’t run for U.S. Senate.

Buttigieg: Religious Liberty Limited “When It Does Harm”

Pete Buttigieg briefly discussed with Caffeinated Thoughts the tension between religious liberty and the liberty interests of LGBT Americans.

Elizabeth Warren Pushes Big Structural Change in West Des Moines

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., shared her vision for big structural change with hundreds of Iowa voters at the Val Air Ballroom in West Des Moines.

State Senator Claire Celsi Promotes Elizabeth Warren’s Public School Plan

Iowa State Senator Claire Celsi says Elizabeth Warren’s plan that would drastically expand a federal role in K-12 education hits “all the right notes.”

(Video) Shane Vander Hart on Iowa Press

Shane Vander Hart, editor of Caffeinated Thoughts, joined Iowa Press to discuss the upcoming Iowa caucuses, the 2020 Iowa legislative session and the 2020 elections.

Cindy Axne Pressed on USMCA, Impeachment

Constituents in Mount Ayr, Iowa pressed U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne about the USMCA trade deal and the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

Quad City Festival of Trees: No Trump Trees Allowed

Ashley Richardson was told that her Christmas tree violated the Festival of Trees policy banning political designs, a policy that didn’t exist before.

Releasing Iowa’s Economic Albatross

Walt Rogers: “Iowa does not want to follow the example of Illinois. States cannot tax, spend, subsidize, and regulate themselves into prosperity.”