U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley’s campaign released a new ad, entitled “Cut”, which details the failed leadership of former Iowa Lt. Governor Patty Judge.
Shane Vander Hart reviews Iowa political and cultural news from 2013.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad appointed CPA Mary Mosiman as State Auditor to replace David Vaudt who resigned to become the new chairman of the GASB.
Iowa State Auditor David Vaudt announced his resignation upon his election to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board. An interim will be appointed by Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to complete the rest of his term.
According to a recent poll Steve King would lead a GOP primary race among prospective candidates for the open U.S. Senate seat in Iowa in 2014.
The makeup of the Night of the Rising Stars hosted by the Iowa GOP on Saturday night was different than the last time they hosted it two years ago. There were more “rising stars” to celebrate than in 2009. There were also fewer in attendance than the last time. The official count was 500, but […]
By Senator Paul McKinley, Iowa Senate Republican Leader Before we can run, we must learn how to walk. Before we can walk, we must learn how to crawl. Governor Culver, late last week, issued a declaration claiming the actions utilized last winter to re-organize state government through an executive order, legislative action and an early […]
On Friday Iowa State Auditor David Vaudt released his review of the for the Fiscal Year 2011 budget just passed by the General Assembly. He asserts that “this budget should be evaluated not only by what it does in Fiscal Year 2011, but also by how it sets Iowa up for Fiscal Year 2012.” In […]
Some items of interest for you night owls. Big Journalism: The Politically Correct Politics of Mental Health – Rewriting the DSM Again by Ben Shapiro (HT: ECM) The Washington Times: Military lab rats by Oliver North The Des Moines Register: Auditor: State budget tops legal limit TIR Poll: Republicans Crush Democrats in Gubernatorial Generic Ballot […]
I haven’t endorsed anybody… on the GOP side for the 2010 Iowa Gubernatorial race. Now in the general election I would vote for Gumby over Debt Culver, but for now I don’t have a pony in this race. I’ve gotten numerous Facebook page requests/group requests. I haven’t accepted any of them yet, but will likely […]