Tag Archives: Jim Webb

Revisiting Webb 2016 In Iowa

After re-reading my post “5 Reasons Jim Webb’s Stock is Up” I stand by what I wrote. For a blog post it holds up reasonably well. At the same time, tick-tock for #WebbNation in Iowa. Two weeks later and three … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Jim Webb's Stock Is Up

Many Democratic caucus goers are dismissive of former U.S. Senator Jim Webb’s chances in the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses. The recent Quinnipiac University poll shows 84 percent of registered Iowa voters haven’t heard of him, while the same numbers for … Continue reading

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IDP Hall Of Fame Celebration – Overnight Reactions

CEDAR RAPIDS–It was a great night for Iowa Democrats as the state party hosted five announced presidential candidates during its annual Hall of Fame celebration at the Cedar Rapids Convention Complex yesterday. Former Cedar Rapids mayor Kay Halloran, one of … Continue reading

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First Press Pass IDP Hall Of Fame Celebration

The Iowa Democratic Party approved my press credentials to attend the Hall of Fame Celebration Friday night for Blog for Iowa. This is the first time the five declared candidates for president will speak from the same stage. It is … Continue reading

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Iowa Democratic Party Hall of Fame Dinner

For the first time, all five Democratic presidential hopefuls will speak from the same stage at the Iowa Democratic Party Hall of Fame Dinner on Friday, July 17, in Cedar Rapids. The event is sold out. C-SPAN will be televising … Continue reading

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On Jim Webb For President

Jim Webb announced his campaign for president via email to supporters July 2, cross posted it on his web site and social media, then spent the Independence Day holiday weekend with family in his home state of Virginia. When the … Continue reading

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IDP Hall Of Fame Dinner 2015 – Candidates To Speak

Well, this could be a tough ticket: Description: 2015 Iowa Democratic Party Hall of Fame Awards Location: Cedar Rapids Convention Complex Date & Time: July 17, 2015 at 7:00 PM Address: 350 1st Avenue NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 Clinton, … Continue reading

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Webb, O'Malley Speeches Kick Off Iowa Caucus Season

Former U.S. Senator from Virginia Jim Webb and former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley kicked off the run up to the Iowa Caucuses on Friday at the Polk County Democrats Spring Awards Dinner in Des Moines. Polk is a Democratic county … Continue reading

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