Author Archives: Trish Nelson

Monopoly Money In Iowa’s Third District

Congressman David Young And Candidate Theresa Greenfield Cash Big Checks From Monsanto Winterset – According to reports filed with the Federal Election Commission, Monsanto is playing both sides in the race for Iowa’s Third District Representative. A Monsanto PAC has … Continue reading

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Iowa Has Worst Medicaid Privatization of All 50 States

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Loebsack Statement on House Passage of Republican Tax Plan

November 16, 2017 Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 1, the Republican’s tax plan. In a guest column, Loebsack had previously laid out his vision for what he believes should … Continue reading

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The Lies Republicans Tell To Keep Control In The Hands Of A Small Group Of Billionaires

The Thom Hartmann Program is the leading progressive talk radio show for political news and comment about government and politics, plus special guests and callers. The Thom Hartmann Program can be heard on stations across all states and three continents, … Continue reading

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Interview With Governor Howard Dean: Young People Will Rebuild The Democratic Party

http://ksr.hkspublications.org/2017/11/07/interview-with-governor-howard-dean-rebuilding-the-democratic-party/ Liz Hanson is a second-year master in public policy student at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Governor Dean is not interested in rehashing the 2016 election. There are a range of reasons he believes … Continue reading

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Report: 25 Ways Iowa Republicans Voted Against Veterans

 Progress Iowa The 2017 legislative session included votes cast against veterans’ rights as workers, access to quality health care, and more. Des Moines, Iowa — Progress Iowa today released a new research report, 25 Ways Iowa Republicans voted against veterans. … Continue reading

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Happy National Run For Office Day!

November 14th is National Run for Office Day.  See why you and your friends should consider running for office. runforofficeday.com https://www.runforsomething.net/ Are you 35 or under? Have you ever thought of running for office?  This organization wants to help young progressives … Continue reading

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Contact Hannity Advertisers in Iowa

Sharing this action alert from Media Matters for America because Iowa has nine radio stations that broadcast Sean Hannity. Five advertisers have left Sean Hannity’s show in recent days. Hannity spent the week loudly voicing his support for Senate candidate … Continue reading

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Third District Candidate Austin Frerick Calls On Greenfield And Young To Oppose Bayer-Monsanto Merger

And now a word from Austin Frerick, candidate for U.S. Congress in Iowa’s third district.  Sign up for Austin’s Rurally Good Newsletter here.  Unlike many campaign mailings, Austin’s communications are not silly, patronizing, political red meat presented as a pretext … Continue reading

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Fake News Machine Ready To Defend Trump White House Against Mueller

https://www.exposedbycmd.org/2017/11/08/fake-news-machine-defend-trump-white-house-against-robert-mueller/ Follow the Data One year after the election, a few data points on the barrage of propaganda and disinformation utilized in the 2016 campaign is finally becoming available. According to an Oxford University study of Twitter traffic during the … Continue reading

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