John Hendrickson: President Donald Trump can look to Presidents Warren Harding and Calvin Coolidge’s example of following an American model of economics.
Jack Whitver: One of the main reasons the state revenue is not growing as fast as expected is because our manufacturing sector has decreased considerably.
John Hendrickson: States following limited-government policies, such as North Carolina, Wisconsin, and Texas, are leading the way in terms of economic growth.
Jack Whitver: It is imperative we have the resources to fund Iowa’s priorities while having the fiscal responsibility to ensure we pass a balanced budget.
John Hendrickson: The 2016 election was a victory for taxpayers, but taxpayers will have to be vigilant holding their elected officials accountable.
Amy Frantz: Can we actually make everyone equal in this country by taking more away from those with higher incomes and giving it to those with less?
Donald Trump tackles the child care issue in a creative way, but how will some ideas like including maternity leave with Unemployment Insurance be paid for?
State Senator Jack Whitver (R-Ankeny) talks to Shane Vander Hart and Brian Myers this week on Caffeinated Thoughts Radio on the Truth Network 99.3 FM.
Jason Schultz: Iowa Senate Democrats and Governor Terry Branstad finally agreed to join Iowa House and Senate Republicans to allow coupling.
State Senator Randy Feenstra said Iowa Senate Democrats fail farmers and small business owners by not coupling with federal tax depreciation changes.
Former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum in an exclusive interview with Caffeinated Thoughts discusses his new tax plan and his focus on the American worker.
It is helpful to see where the different Republican candidates stand in terms of tax reform policy by comparing the different plans that have been released.
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) announced his candidacy for the presidency outlying an agenda centered on job creation, family, education & foreign policy.
Adam Graham: We can’t set it and forget it. Politics doesn’t allow eternal conservative victories. Eternal vigilance is still the price of liberty.
U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) says the tax plan that President Obama put forth in his 6th State of the Union Address picks too many winners and losers.
Five weeks into the 2014 Legislative session, and many topics are being discussed among lawmakers. Fostering an environment that promotes job creation and strengthening Iowa’s economy have not been front burner discussions. This is unfortunate, because when we take our eye off the ball, it impacts all Iowans – and not in a positive manner. […]