Author Archives: Trish Nelson

The Nation’s Real Emergencies

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Iowa Republicans Want Republicans To Pick The Judges

If you want to find out what was said on this edition of Iowa Press but you don’t want to spend one more minute of a single day of your life talking yourself down from the anger-produced adrenaline surge that … Continue reading

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Factory Farm Moratorium Lobby Day And Rally

Action alert from Iowa Alliance for Responsible Agriculture: Factory Farm Moratorium Lobby Day and Rally Thursday, February 21 • 9:30 am – 3:30 pm Iowa State Capitol Bill sponsors and impacted citizens among speakers addressing the need for a factory … Continue reading

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Eric Swalwell Will Visit Iowa Over Presidents Day Weekend

Eric Swalwell Returns to Iowa for Presidents Day Weekend Congressman Eric Swalwell will return to Iowa for the Presidents Day weekend, from Saturday, February 16 through Monday, February 18, with events planned in eight cities. Swalwell, 38, is an Iowa … Continue reading

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Right Wing Propaganda Machine Goes After Green New Deal

If you get a chance to ask a candidate a question between now and the Iowa caucuses, why not find out how they think we’re going to govern/get anything done on climate change or anything else when Fox News and … Continue reading

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This Is What Representation Looks Like

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It’s Oversight Time For The FCC

https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/house-e-c-dems-to-fcc-show-your-work House Energy & Commerce leadership have asked FCC Chairman Ajit Pai for a bunch of documents, signaling, literally, that the time for vigorous oversight of the agency, oversight it said was lacking under its Republican predecessors, has begun. Literally … Continue reading

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Democrats Roll Out 2020 Caucus Changes

The Iowa Democratic party is now accepting public comments on proposed caucus and delegate selection changes.  Click here to read the 65-page Delegate Selection Plan (DSP)  and to submit your comment.  The public comment period will end on March 13, … Continue reading

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Shutdown Possible: Tell Congress No Beds No Boots No Wall

This week’s action alert by Indivisible.  If you haven’t joined Indivisible Iowa yet, click here to join. ### Indivisibles, T-minus four days until the government could shut down again over Trump’s hateful wall and deportation agenda. Today, Indivisibles across the … Continue reading

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This Is What Leadership Looks Like

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