Ernst, Grassley Vote to Suspend Debt Ceiling, Increase National Debt

U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley approved of a budget deal that suspends the debt ceiling and sets discretionary spending at $1.37 Trillion.

Joni Ernst: Iowans Need the USMCA

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst spoke on the importance of passing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) for Iowa’s farmers, ranchers, and small businesses.

Ernst Calls for Congress to Fix ‘Broken’ Immigration System After Border Visit

Following her visit to the Texas-Mexico border, U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, called for solutions to the humanitarian crisis there.

Axne Should Not Be Criticized for Not Politicizing a Tragedy

Shane Vander Hart: I am disappointed by the Republican Party of Iowa’s decision to turn a triple murder in Des Moines into a cudgel to attack Cindy Axne.

Ernst: No More “Bogus Bonuses” for Federal Contractors

U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst: “When hard-working Iowans set out on a task, they see to it that the job gets done. Federal contractors need to do the same.”

Reynolds, Ernst Confirm for Family Leadership Summit

Gov. Kim Reynolds and U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst have confirmed they will address the 8th annual Family Leadership Summit on Friday, July 12 in West Des Moines.

Iowa GOP, It May Be Too Early For This Criticism

Shane Vander Hart: The Iowa GOP criticizing Democratic U.S. Senate candidates of not holding public town halls one year out from the primary is premature.

Haley in Iowa Touts Efforts to Change United Nations’ Culture

Former United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley said she wanted other nations to know the U.S. was taking names of countries that opposed them at the U.N.

Ernst Announces Re-Election Bid Blasting the Left’s Agenda

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, officially kicked off her 2020 re-election campaign at her 5th annual Roast and Ride.

Internal Democrat Poll Shows Ernst Leading Potential Challengers

An internal Democrat poll shows that U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, leads prospective Democratic challengers Eddie Mauro and Theresa Greenfield by double digits.

Greenfield Announces She Will Challenge Ernst in 2020

Former congressional candidate Theresa Greenfield announced that she will run for the Democratic nomination to challenge U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst in 2020.

Nikki Haley to Headline Joni Ernst’s Roast and Ride

Former Ambassador Nikki Haley, Governor Kim Reynolds, and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley will speak at U.S. Senator Joni Ernst’s 5th Annual Roast and Ride.

Mauro Says Ernst Incapable of Being Independent Because of Military Service

Eddie Mauro: “In military service, you kind of fall in line, they tell you what to do and you do what they tell you to do.”

Iowa Conservatives Fight Proposed Medicare Part D Drug Price Control Rule

A proposed CMS rule could limit access to drugs for critical conditions such as mental health, epilepsy, Parkinson’s Disease, organ transplants, and cancer.

Ernst: We Need To Stand Up to China

“I am not happy with tariffs, but you know what? The Chinese cannot continue to do this to us,” U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, said during a press call.

Ernst: Complete Trade Deals, End Tariffs

U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, called on the Trump administration to complete lingering trade deals, in particular the USCMA, and end the tariffs.