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.
On the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, Shane Vander Hart spoke with Anna Bergman, a Waukee City Councilwoman, who was fired as an attorney for the Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) for an op-ed she wrote in The Des Moines Register supporting Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad was confirmed as U.S. Ambassador to China late Monday afternoon by the U.S. Senate on an 82 to 13 bipartisan vote.
Shane Vander Hart: If Rick Bertrand can’t answer where he would cut the federal government to save money, he’s not ready for Congress.
Through Joni Ernst’s victor in Iowa she delivered the U.S. Senate to the GOP in a race where earlier during the year Bruce Braley was expected to win.
Props to Dave Price for his report on WHO-TV. $875 million has been spent on his I-Jobs. He says that between 7000-9000 jobs have been created. That would be $97,222 on the high end of that number and $125,000 on the low end for each job he’s says he’s created… he just can’t show […]
Dave Price is a reporter and anchor for WHO-TV, he blogs at Price of Politics, and also hosts a radio show called “Purple Matters” on Des Moines Local Live. Since my post on former Governor Branstad he had me come on. Not only did we talk about the 2010 Iowa Gubernatorial Race and former Governor […]