Fred Hubbell raised almost $1.5 million more than Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds did after the primary in Iowa’s Gubernatorial Race, but had more outside and PAC help.
Iowa Republicans experienced a wave with Joni Ernst and Rod Blum winning their races, but that did not translate into winning back the Iowa Senate.
Starting at 9:00p tonight Caffeinated Thoughts will provide a live-blog as election results from Iowa and across the nation come in. Be sure to check back!
Shane Vander Hart and Brian Myers talk to Adam Gregg who is running for Attorney General of Iowa and Dr. Lee Hieb comes in studio to discuss Ebola.
Jonathan Narcisse, Iowa Party candidate for Governor, responds to an op/ed submitted by Lee Hieb, MD, the Libertarian Party candidate for Iowa Governor.
State Senator Jack Hatch (D-Des Moines) pulls all statewide TV ads after a new poll released shows he trails Governor Terry Branstad by 14 points.
Dr. Lee Hieb, the Libertarian candidate in Iowa’s Gubernatorial race, spoke to grassroots activists at an event in Des Moines hosted by Liberty Iowa.
Shane Vander Hart and Shawn Barr talk to independent gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Narcisse and Congressional candidate Mariannette Miller-Meeks.
(Urbandale, IA) The Branstad-Reynolds campaign today released its fifth TV ad for the general election campaign. The ad, which will be running statewide on broadcast television, can be viewed below: “Iowans know that Governor Branstad is the hardest working governor in the nation, and he will continue to fight for Iowans every single day in […]
Ernst leads Braley and Hieb edges out Branstad in a recent Caffeinated Thoughts reader survey of likely Iowa voters on different races and issues of concern in the state.
We would like to poll Iowans who are planning on voting in November. This is an informal survey, but it is more indepth than a typical straw poll. We will ask your opinion of the statewide and congressional races, as well as, your opinion about several issues of importance. We also ask some basic demographical […]
Shane Vander Hart and Brian Myers talk to Lee Hieb, Libertarian Gubernatorial Candidate in Iowa, and Bob Quast a Democrat U.S. Senate write-in candidate,
The Iowa Republican Primary will be held on June 3rd, 2014 a little more than six weeks away. We are curious where the candidates stand with likely Republican primary voters in Iowa. This poll is a little more indepth than what we normally do. We also want to learn more about you. You will be […]
Shane Vander Hart and Brian Myers talk to Tom Hoefling, Republican candidate in Iowa’s Governor’s race and share thoughts on Fred Phelps passing.
(Lohrville, IA) Iowa Governor Terry Branstad officially has a primary challenger after Tom Hoefling turned in the requisite amount of signatures to the Secretary of State’s office last week. Hoefling was the 2012 America’s Party Presidential nominee, a party he helped found, and he is a long-time national conservative political activist and consultant having worked […]
Former Des Moines School Board member Jonathan Narcisse formally joined the gubernatorial campaign at an event in Cedar Rapids on MLK Day.