Politics

  • Bush attempts to come back

    - Nov 2, 2015
    Jeb Bush brings energy to Iowa but still stagnates in Marco Rubio’s shadow. By Brent Griffiths & Aleksandra Vujicic daily-iowan@uiowa.edu Following a lackluster debate performance, Jeb Bush admitted he must do better, and he showed signs...
  • GOP candidates to crowd into Des Moines

    - Oct 30, 2015
      The Iowa GOP will host a new presidential cattle call Saturday, bringing 10 presidential hopefuls to the state. By Aleksandra Vujicic          aleksandra-vujicic@uiowa.edu The Republican cattle call will return on Saturday. This time around, organizers of...
  • Debate discovers chaos

    - Oct 29, 2015
    Candidates go after the media and moderators in messy Republican presidential debate. By Brent Griffiths   |   brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu It was billed as “your debate, your money.” The third installment of the Republican presidential debates was...
  • Sanders connects with students.

    - Oct 29, 2015
    By Aaron Walker aaron-walker-1@uiowa.edu Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., didn’t watch the Republican presidential debate Wednesday night; instead, he spent the night speaking to 1,500 George Mason University students and thousands across the nation. Students from almost...
  • GOP hopefuls have new leader

    - Oct 28, 2015
    Republican candidates will face off against each other today in the third GOP debate of the 2016 primary election cycle. By Rebecca Morin rebecca-morin@uiowa.edu Donald Trump soared following the first GOP debate in August. Since then,...
  • Super PAC era raises many questions

    - Oct 28, 2015
    Less than 100 days from the Iowa caucuses, the path for the future of SuperPACs continues to be plotted in Iowa. By Brent Griffiths brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu When your state hosts the first-in-the-nation caucuses, some aspects are almost...
  • Podesta pushes for Clinton

    - Oct 28, 2015
    By Quentin Misiag quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu In 1998, when the term Monica Lewinsky grew from a 22-year-old White House staffer who was allegedly sexually involved with a sitting American president to an international sex scandal, then-White House Chief...
  • Breaking down the chasm

    - Oct 28, 2015
     They are two political titans who wield vast influence in Iowa’s political sphere, each with incredibly different social viewpoints. Among LGBTQ circles, One Iowa executive director Donna Red Wing is seen as a champion of equal...
  • Takeaways from the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner

    - Oct 26, 2015
    DES MOINES — From the yells of “we want, we want Bernie” to chants of “O’Malley to screams of “I’m with her,” the three major Democratic candidates spoke to Iowa Democrats on the evening of Oct....
  • Clinton, Sanders headline a special dinner

    - Oct 23, 2015
    Jefferson-Jackson Dinner provides unique opportunities for all candidates. By Aaron Walker aaron-walker-1@uiowa.edu A hum of anticipation has overtaken the state of Iowa in preparation for Saturday’s Jefferson-Jackson Dinner hosted by the Iowa Democratic Party. Frontrunner and...

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