Category Archives: Kim Reynolds

About That State Surplus

Kim Reynolds gave the “State of the State” address the other night. One of her points of pride during the speech was her claim that Iowa’s budget was $1.25 Billion to the good. Of course it was a center point … Continue reading

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Standing up to Gov. Reynolds – People’s Condition of the State Events

We’re tired of hearing Governor Reynolds and her fellow corporate sellouts tell us how they see Iowa’s future. That’s why Iowans are joining together for the People’s Condition of the State events across Iowa. Will you join us? (Events listed … Continue reading

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Quick Comments On Iowa Stories From Progress Iowa

A couple of emails that we received from the watchdogs at Progress Iowa. Funny how the press releases from the governor’s office are often reported without comment by Iowa’s mainstream media. Progress Iowa often fills in the holes: First from … Continue reading

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Covid Kim Battles The Public Good

I had a dental appointment this week. Thanks to the Covid-19 it was my first visit in 2 years. I do not like to put so much space between dental visits. I go to the U of Iowa Dental School. … Continue reading

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Iowa’s Top Turkey? Covid Kim!

Progress Iowa <press@progressiowa.org> For Immediate Release: November 24, 2021 Contact: Ivy Beckenholdt, press@progressiowa.org Fowl Record Earns Gov. Kim Reynolds ‘Turkey of the Year’ Award Des Moines, Iowa — Citing her ‘fowl’ record of mismanagement and policy failures, Progress Iowa today … Continue reading

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Joe Bolkcom Fought Medicaid Privatization

Count me among the many in Iowa who will be very sad to see Joe Bolkcom retire from the Iowa Senate. Bolkcom from his first day worked hard for Iowans, especially Iowans whose lot in life was not to be … Continue reading

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Covid Kim Taking Undeserved Credit

This seems to be a recurring theme in the Republican Party. Democrats do the hard work of drafting and passing legislation over the near unanimous opposition from Republicans. Then when programs are put in place, Republicans jump in front of … Continue reading

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Iowans, It’s Saturday. Do You Know Where Your Governor Is?

Kim Reynolds has much better things to do than hang around and govern Iowa. She is now a national leader. Seems like just the other day she was down on the border protecting Iowa from the scourge of immigration. Hey … Continue reading

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Remember: 9/11 Was A Major Failure Of Leadership

While the media will be remembering today as the day when 3,000 Americans die, I can bet that few if any media outlets will remind us that the attacks themselves were the result of a massive failure of the leaders … Continue reading

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Real Life Horror Story

The numbers are starting to come in from the superspreader event in our neighboring state of South Dakota known as the Sturgis Bike Rally. They are frightening. If the those fiction writers who wrote some of the classics of the … Continue reading

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