Category Archives: Iowa Caucuses

Iowa Caucuses Monday February 5

Caucus Info Democratic Party Caucus Locations Republican Party Caucus Locations Caucuses will start at 7PM. Doors will be closed at that time. If you are not in the caucus or in line to get in the doors will be closed. … Continue reading

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Looking to 2020

The sobering news of the NBC/Marist poll released last week is Hillary Clinton leading the Republican candidate in Iowa by only 4 points (41-37) among registered voters. In Iowa electing Hillary Clinton president will not be a slam dunk. If … Continue reading

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Iowa Democratic Caucus Review Completed

February 7, 2016 CONTACT:  slau@iowademocrats.org Iowa Democratic Caucus Results Updated After IDP Completes Review Des Moines—Over the past week, to ensure the accuracy of our results the Iowa Democratic Party worked with the Sanders campaign, the Clinton campaign and local … Continue reading

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Caucusing: As Easy As Voting, Just Takes Longer And Is Way More Fun

Democrats, progressives, here is your to-do list for today: Find my caucus location. Go to my caucus. That is all.  Go to your caucus. Your caucus is in your neighborhood so weather should not deter you. You may register to … Continue reading

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Iowa Caucus — Seven Days Out

Stuff is getting real as we enter the last days before the first in the nation Iowa caucuses on Feb. 1. The Democratic race has been somewhat dull and uninspiring. Set aside the hubris-imbued early drop-outs (Lincoln Chafee and Jim … Continue reading

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Five Years Ago On Feb. 1st

Just a gentle reminder of what can happen in Iowa in February. Five years ago one of our family was making a major career move that involved a cross country move. Lucky for them and the sibling that helped, the … Continue reading

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GUI Exposes Corporate Control Of Our Political System

Governing Under the Influence is a a Project of American Friends Service Committee 4211 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312 http://gui.afsc.org/ It’s been an exciting month of December for us with AFSC’s Governing Under the Influence project to expose corporate … Continue reading

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It Is Time To Ditch The Iowa Caucuses

When our family lived in Indiana, the 1988 Democratic nominee for president was mostly decided when our May 3 primary arrived. Michael Dukakis had been dominating previous primary contests and was expected to get the nod for president. He did. … Continue reading

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Drake University Democratic Debate

The winner in last night’s debate at Drake University’s Sheslow Auditorium was the American people as Hillary Clinton, Martin O’Malley and Bernie Sanders discussed, and actually debated issues that matter. This is in sharp contrast with the multi-level Republican debates. … Continue reading

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Hoover Library Will Host History Of The Iowa Caucuses

hoover.archives.gov/programs Hoover Presidential Library/Univ. of Iowa to explore History of the Iowa Caucuses History of the Iowa Caucuses November 7, 2015 from 1 to 5 p.m. The History of the Iowa Caucuses is the first of a series of programs … Continue reading

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