Shane Vander Hart: It’s easy to play Monday morning quarterback, but I believe Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds took appropriate action against Dave Jamison and that she takes sexual harassment in state government seriously. Sexual harassment shouldn’t become a wedge issue in the gubernatorial election.
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds’ office released a complaint letter written by an employee at Iowa Finance Authority accusing former Iowa Finance Authority executive director Dave Jamison of sexual harassment outlining numerous incidents of abhorrent behavior.
Shane Vander Hart: I’m perplexed at how anyone could insinuate that Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds is not serious about addressing sexual harassment, but Kathie Obradovich at The Des Moines Register found a way.
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds terminated Iowa Finance Authority Director Dave Jamison’s employment after being made aware of credible allegations of sexual harassment made against him.
(URBANDALE) – Gov.-Elect Terry Branstad today announced that David Jamison will head the Iowa Finance Authority in the Branstad/Reynolds administration. “David will help our administration restore Iowa’s sound fiscal footing,” said Branstad. “I am excited that he has agreed to serve the taxpayers of Iowa in this capacity, and know that his work will greatly […]
One of the major wins of the evening was former Governor Terry Branstad defeating incumbent Democrat Governor Chet Culver by almost eight points. The race did tighten, but Governor Culver had too much of a deficit to overcome and Republican turn-out as well as a major increase in early voting helped to seal the deal. […]
Before I say anything else about The Des Moines Register’s Iowa Poll I want to say this – the only poll that matters is what happens on Tuesday. This year the Register’s polling hasn’t been the most accurate as they were considerably wrong about the results of the Republican Gubernatorial primary; so I wouldn’t be […]
State Treasurer Candidate, Dave Jamison, responded to the claim made that state officials "hope" to recover 80-90% of IPERS money stolen by Westridge Capital Management. "Only a career politician and bureaucrat desperate to cover his colossal mistake would try to spin this as some type of success story. No matter how you look at it, […]
From Dave Jamison’s campaign: Ames, Iowa- Steve Forbes, President and Chief Executive Officer of Forbes and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes magazine, announced his endorsement of Dave Jamison for State Treasurer on Monday. "Dave Jamison’s experience as Story County Treasurer is what the people of Iowa need," said Forbes, who is also the Honorary Chairman of Iowans […]
Presser from Dave Jamison’s Campaign: AMES, IOWA – Today, Dave Jamison, current Story County Treasurer and Republican candidate for Iowa State Treasurer received the endorsement of former Speaker of U.S. House Newt Gingrich. "As I’ve traveled across Iowa meeting and hearing from hardworking Iowans, one thing is resonating: people are tired of the government’s out […]
From Matt Schultz’s campaign: Council Bluffs, Iowa – August 5, 2010 – Council Bluffs City Councilman Matt Schultz gained some momentum today in his quest to be Iowa’s next Secretary of State when polling numbers were released showing him 3 points ahead of the Democrat Incumbent. “These numbers are encouraging, but it won’t change what […]
Oh yes, there were other races yesterday beyond the Gubernatorial race and Third Congressional District race. I went 3 out of 5 in the Iowa Republican Primary with my endorsements. First Matt Schultz won the GOP nomination to run against Michael Mauro our current Iowa Secretary of State. He won 47% of the vote (77,120). […]
Just a reminder if you live in Iowa (or a state with a primary tomorrow) get out and vote. If you live in Iowa you can find your precinct and polling place here. You have to be a registered Republican in order to vote in the primary. You can register on election day in Iowa […]
From Dave Jamison’s campaign for Iowa State Treasurer: AMES, Iowa – Dave Jamison, Story County Treasurer and Candidate for State Treasurer announced today the support and endorsement of over 64 Colleagues and Elected Local Officials from across the State. Elected officials in counties across this state have not only endorsed Dave as their nominee in […]
I wanted to encourage you to vote for a couple of candidates in other statewide races in Iowa in the Republican primary this Tuesday. These races down the ballot are just as important as the Governor’s race. For State Treasurer, please cast your vote for Dave Jamison who is currently the Story County Treasurer (serving […]