The Libertarian Party of Iowa re-convened their state convention to nominate candidates for vacancies on the general election ballot in two Congressional and five state-wide races.
Jake Porter of the Libertarian Party of Iowa, State Treasurer candidate John Thompson and Andy Foster join Shane Vander Hart on Caffeinated Thoughts Radio.
Iowa State Treasurer Michael Fitzgerald sent an flyer for College Savings Iowa with his picture and a quote from him six days before election day.
Iowa Right to Life State PAC releases its general election list of preferred candidates in Iowa Governor, U.S. Senate, Congressional, and Legislative races.
With less than a month to go before election day here are eight observations about Iowa’s Governor, U.S. Senate, Congressional and down ballot races.
Republican candidate Sam Clovis released his second ad in his Iowa State Treasurer’s Race against Democrat incumbent Michael Fitzgerald.
Sioux City, IA – Sam Clovis, Republican candidate for State Treasurer, announced Tuesday that Matt Whitaker has been named Chairman of his campaign for Treasurer of State. “During the course of my run for the US Senate seat I gained many wonderful rewards. One of the greatest of those rewards was becoming great friends with […]
Brian Myers & Shane Vander Hart talk to newly minted State Treasurer candidate Sam Clovis and Republican Party of Iowa Chair Danny Carroll.
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). […]
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 […]