Category Archives: Jim Nussle

Dems: Middle Class Jumpstart!

Led by Rep. John Yarmuth of Kentucky, US House Democrats unveiled a plan this week for a 100 day Jumpstart for the Middle Class. Speaking to WFPL radio in Louisville, Yarmuth spelled out parts of the plan: “This Congress has … Continue reading

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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

Mr. Nussle Goes Back to Iowa

   Mr. Nussle Goes Back to Iowa The Prairie Progressive by Jae Retz Remember that old Frank Capra classic about a man without a political bone in his body going to <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 />Washington to replace a deceased … Continue reading

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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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Nussle’s Record on Education

  Nussle's Record on Education By Erin Seidler, IDP Jim Nussle revealed his plan to cut education funding and “accomplish consolidation” during an appearance before the Institute for Tomorrow's Workforce last week in Des Moines.  The Des Moines Register noted … Continue reading

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NEW Radio Ad Introduces Iowans to the Nussle Hustle!

NEW Radio Ad Introduces Iowans to the Nussle Hustle! By Culver for Governor Ad Reveals Nussle’s Real Record on Education, Shifting Positions on Consolidation Dance fever is breaking out in Iowa today, as people across the state are learning the … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Chet Culver, Education, Jim Nussle, Main Page

Pac Man: Nussle Knows Where the Beef Is, and I’m not Talking About Issues.

Pac Man: Nussle Knows Where the Beef Is, and I'm not Talking About Issues. By Sam Garchik   It's been a while since I've written anything original for Blog For Iowa, but something got me thinking about Nussle and all … Continue reading

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