Category Archives: Candidates

Campbell Challenges King to Debate in Iowa's 5th District

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Iowa's Summer Political Campaign has Begun

Iowa's Summer Political Campaign has Begun by Paul Deaton “The calls were reasonably well received, and for the most part, voters we talked to expect to be with us in November. They have lives to live and in June are … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Chet Culver, Iowa Voters, Main Page, Progressive Community, Roxanne Conlin

Kevin McCarthy at the Iowa Democratic Party Convention

Kevin McCarthy at the Iowa Democratic Party Convention by Paul Deaton “In a state representative race, an Iowan has the chance to meet and get to know his/her candidate personally. Winning coalitions are built by candidates at the front doors … Continue reading

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Iowa's Primaries Defined the Field

Iowa's Primaries Defined the Field by Paul Deaton “We have worked too hard to get where we are to go back.”While party officials and delegates attend the Democratic convention in Des Moines today, the 2010 midterm election is shaping up … Continue reading

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A Foreign Affairs Wish List for Progressive Iowans

A Foreign Affairs Wish List for Progressive Iowans by Paul DeatonWith the primary elections completed this week, Roxanne Conlin will face Chuck Grassley in this fall’s election for United States Senate. Neither candidate has staked out substantial positions in foreign … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Foreign Affairs, Main Page

Convention Report from Iowa’s 4th Congressional District

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Roxanne Conlin is Emerging as the Choice for Iowans

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Iowans Know The Source of the Deficit

Iowans Know The Source of the Deficit by Paul Deaton “It is easy to harp about the size of government and deficit spending. It is easy to say we are “taxed enough already.” What is harder is for congressmen and … Continue reading

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Bob Krause is Making Contact in Iowa

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A Democratic Primary in Iowa's 5th District

A Democratic Primary in Iowa's 5th District by Paul Deaton “In 2008, Steve King beat Democrat Rob Hubler 159,430 (60%) to 99,601 (37%). Considering this, one has to admire the courage of the two 2010 challengers, just based on what … Continue reading

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