Category Archives: Chet Culver

Iowa Governor Culver Responds on HF2399

Iowa Governor Culver Responds on HF2399 “Governor Chet Culver replied to the open letter published in Blog for Iowa on April 2, 2010 regarding HF2399. The letter is published below in its entirety.” May 13, 2010 Dear Paul: Thank you … Continue reading

Posted in Chet Culver, Energy, Environment, Jobs, Main Page

Iowans Kick Off the Campaign Season

Iowans Kick Off the Campaign Season by Paul Deaton “The flurry of post cards, media coverage and phone calls surrounding the tour will all be good for the Governor’s party. With each passing day, 2010 seems more like it will … Continue reading

Posted in Chet Culver, Energy, Environment, Iowa Federation of Labor, Jobs, Labor, Main Page

A Culver-Roberts Matchup for Iowa Governor

A Culver-Roberts Match-up for Iowa Governor by Paul Deaton “Culver has a strong statewide organization, significant financial resources and a Democratic voter registration advantage. These things matter in politics.” Back in July 2009, I indicated that of the Republican candidates … Continue reading

Posted in Chet Culver, GOP, Main Page, Media Bias

Governor Culver in Iowa City at Hamburg Inn No. 2

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ICCI Voter Owned Lobby Day

ICCI Voter Owned Lobby Day in Des Moines By Caroline Vernon Progressive Action for the Common Good (PACG) has reserved a passenger van to transport Quad City activists to Des Moines next Monday, January 29th. We will be joining other … Continue reading

Posted in Calls to Action, Candidates, Chet Culver, Clean Elections, Congress, Corporate Greed, Democracy for America, DFQC, Elesha Gayman, Instant Runnoff Voting, Iowa Blogosphere, Iowans for Voting Integrity, Local Events, Main Page, Progressive Action for the Common Good, Progressive Community, Project Myth Breaker, Verified Voting, Vote Fraud, Voter-owned Iowa

IPP Report on Fixing Healthcare in Iowa

IPP Report on Fixing Healthcare in Iowa Iowa Policy Project senior research consultant Colin Gordon has issued a  new report for the IPP, “Prescriptions and Placebos: Fixing Health Care in Iowa.”To view the report, see:<http://www.iowafiscal.org/2006docs/061127-health-full-format.pdf&gt; To view the executive summary, … Continue reading

Posted in Bruce Braley, Calls to Action, Chet Culver, Congress, Corporate Greed, David Loebsack, Democracy for America, DFQC, Ed Fallon, Education, Elesha Gayman, Health Care & Medicare, Iowa in the News, Iowans for Sensible Priorities, Leonard Boswell, Main Page, Progressive Action for the Common Good, Progressive Advocacy of Central Iowa, Progressive Coaltion of Central Iowa, Progressive Community, Selden Spencer

Board and Commission application form

Board and Commission Application Form From The Culver Folks in Des Moines   I got this in en ameil from Dave Leshtz. Anyone out there interested in working in DM?   Please find the electronic version of the Board and … Continue reading

Posted in Big Government, Chet Culver, Main Page

Loebsack’s Going to DC, and Other Dem Victories

Loebsack's Going to DC (and other dem victories) By Sam Garchik Dave Loebsack ran a great, dignified campaign against a tough opponent, and did what no other challenger could do in 30 years. He beat Jim Leach. Way to go … Continue reading

Posted in Bruce Braley, Candidates, Chet Culver, David Loebsack, Denise O'Brien, Elesha Gayman, Jim Nussle, Joyce Schulte, Leonard Boswell, Main Page, Mark Nolte, Rich Olive, Sally Vitamvas, Selden Spencer

Culver Needs Your Help in Poll, IA Press Puts Dems on Air, and John Kerry Decides to Pony Up (After Much Name Calling)

  Culver Needs Your Help in Poll, IA Press Puts Dems on Air, and John Kerry Decides to Pony Up (After Much Name Calling). By Sam Garchik First off, the Muscatine Journal is sponsoring a gubernatorial poll. Go to their … Continue reading

Posted in Calls to Action, Chet Culver, John Kerry, Main Page

Change is in the Air – 29th Annual Harkin Steak Fry

  Change is in the Air – 29th Annual Harkin Steak Fry By Caroline VernonI can’t tell you how excited I was to finally be able to attend a Harkin Steak Fry. For the past two years, since I became … Continue reading

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