Iowa GOP State Central Committee Sees Some Turnover

Only half of the current Iowa GOP State Central Committee will return with four losing re-election at Iowa Republican district conventions, and four members deciding not to run again. The Third District also passed a resolution calling for a vote on the fetal heartbeat abortion ban in the Iowa House.

Iowa Republicans Will Have 19 Contested Primaries for Iowa House and Senate

The Iowa Secretary of State released the final uncertified list of candidates that will appear on the June 5th primary ballot. Iowa Republicans will have 19 contested primaries with five incumbents receiving a challenge.

Iowa GOP and Conservative Movement Leaders Endorse Kim Reynolds

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Lt. Governor Adam Gregg announced the endorsement of 21 Iowa Republican and Conservative Movement leaders.

Joni Ernst and Rod Blum Ride Republican Wave

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.

Michael Reagan to Iowa GOP: Expand Your Base

Michael Reagan spoke at the Iowa GOP Reagan Dinner in Des Moines and encourage Republicans and Conservatives to find ways to expand their message.

Which Iowa Candidate Is Receiving the Most PAC Money?

Iowa Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst has been blasted by liberals for Koch Brothers support, but who really received the most PAC money?

The Albatross of ObamaCare for Iowa Democrats

Bruce Braley, Pat Murphy, Dave Loebsack, Staci Appel, and Jim Mowrer are linked to Obamacare which caused three insurance carriers to raise their rates.

Eight Observations Leading to Election Day in Iowa

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.

Miller-Meeks Releases First TV Ad in Iowa 2nd Congressional District Race

Mariannette Miller-Meeks releases the first television advertisement of her campaign in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District race entitled “Problem.”

Miller-Meeks Gives Solid Peformance During Iowa 2nd District Debate

Mariannette Miller-Meeks provided a stark contrast between her and Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-Iowa) in the Iowa 2nd Congressional District Debate.

Caffeinated Thoughts Radio – 8-9-14

Shane Vander Hart and Shawn Barr talk to independent gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Narcisse and Congressional candidate Mariannette Miller-Meeks.

Senator Rand Paul Headlines Fundraiser for Dr. Miller-Meeks

OTTUMWA, IOWA – Dr. Mariannette Miller-Meeks is excited to announce that fellow ophthalmolgist…

Iowa GOP State Convention Recap

I just wanted to give a brief recap the Republican Party of…

Blum, Miller-Meeks Win GOP Nomination; 3rd CD Goes to Convention

(Des Moines, IA) Rod Blum and Mariannette Miller-Meeks won their Republican Congressional…

Branstad, Clovis, and Cramer Win Caffeinated Thoughts Iowa GOP Primary Straw Poll

The results are in from the online straw poll that was open…

Mike Huckabee Rallies Social Conservatives in Waukee

(Waukee, IA) Former Arkansas Governor and 2008 Iowa Caucus winner Mike Huckabee…