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Loras College poll shows leaders in Congressional Primary races

DUBUQUE, Iowa- The Loras College Poll released its results for select Iowa congressional primaries Wednesday, giving a look at how these races are shaping up in advance of the June election.

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Related Topix: Loras College, Tom Latham, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Iowa Government, Iowa, Representative Patrick Murphy, Representative Christopher Murphy

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Daily Kos

Koch Brothers' net worth tops $100 billion

"Spread the word! Billionaires of lessor means take heart. Hope exists that if you too just work harder, and apply yourself with more discipline, you could do this as well.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law, Barack Obama, Senator Tom Udall

Breitbart.com

Sarah Palin to Headline SHE-PAC Iowa Rally for Joni Ernst

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will headline a SHE-PAC rally in Des Moines, Iowa, on April 27th for conservative Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst, who has taken a two-point lead over a liberal Republican businessman who had been leading before Palin endorsed Ernst.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tom Harkin, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Iowa, Iowa Government, US Governors, Sarah Palin

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Kos

IA-Sen: Bruce Braley (D) Slams Steve King (R) For Bigoted Remarks Against The DREAMers

Immigration reform is one of the most complicated and divisive issues facing our country.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Liberal Political News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Kos

Only one small problem with this GOP Senate hopeful's explanation for missing votes during campaign

Republican Joni Ernst, an Iowa state senator seeking her party's nomination to go up against Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley in this fall's U.S. Senate race in the Hawkeye State, has a great excuse for why she's missed so many votes in the state Senate during her campaign: Back in late March, in an interview with radio host Laura Ingraham, Ernst was ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, Barack Obama

The Huffington Post

Terry Branstad, Iowa's Popular Governor, Suddenly Put On Defense

In Terry Branstad's nearly 20 years as governor of Iowa, he has earned a reputation for steady management, frugality and a distinct absence of drama.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Iowa Government, Iowa, Terry Branstad, US Governors, Chet Culver

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Free Republic

Koch-style Political Ads; Are these type effective?

I appreciate the Koch Brothers financing political ads against the Dems who voted for ObamaCare.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Iowa, Rick Perry, US Governors, Harry Reid, US Senate

KOAT-TV

Paul Ryan to Iowa GOP: Give up 'infighting' for Lent

Rep. Paul Ryan called on the Republican Party to unify in a speech Friday, saying it should "give up the infighting" for Lent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chuck Grassley, Paul Ryan, Tom Harkin, Democrat, Iowa

Sat Apr 12, 2014

FactCheck.org

ACA 'Hurting' Families

Several ads attacking the Affordable Care Act make the general claim that the law is "hurting" families.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Health Insurance, Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Politico

Ryan on Obama: I told you so

During a speech here to the Iowa Republican Party, on his second trip back to the Hawkeye State since losing in 2012, Ryan said that one reason he and Republican nominee Mitt Romney couldn't top President Barack Obama was they had to "shadow box against big government in theory."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Tom Harkin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Iowa, Mitt Romney

Washington Examiner

America Rising comes into the spotlight

More than a week after a video exploded across the Internet showing him at a private fundraiser, dismissing Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley as a "farmer from Iowa ," Braley, a lawyer by trade, rattled off his rural bona fides to reporters.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, US Senate, Chuck Grassley, Democrat, Agriculture, Science, Claire McCaskill

PolitiFact

Freedom Partners: Says Bruce Braley took 'tens of thousands from his ...

This ad accuses Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley of giving "special favors" to health insurers by voting for Obamacare.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Barack Obama, Tom Harkin, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley

Free Republic

Poll Shows Ernst Claiming Lead in U.S. Senate Primary

Joni Ernst has captured the momentum in Iowa's Republican U.S. Senate primary, according to a Suffolk University poll released Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Iowa, Iowa Government, Suffolk University

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Another Koch brothers-backed group -- the third so far -- is attacking Begich

A new wave of campaign ads in the U.S. Senate race hit Alaska this week. The ad, like an earlier round, targets incumbent Democrat Mark Begich and the Affordable Care Act, but time with a new, anti-insurance company twist.

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Related Topix: Alaska, US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Gary Peters, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Jacobs eyes Republican nomination in June primary

In the race for the Republican nomination for Tom Harkin's seat in the U.S. Senate, there's no shortage of candidates.

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ABC News

Senate Candidate Spent $868 on Viral 'Blow Your B**** Off' Ad

The U.S. Senate race in Iowa appears to be quickly turning into a competition for which candidate can make the quirkiest campaign commercial.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Tom Harkin, Ohio

Roll Call

Democratic Front-Runner Goes Up With First Ad in Iowa House Race

State Rep. Pat Murphy, the front-runner in a crowded open-seat race in Iowa's 1st District, went up Thursday with his first ad of the cycle.

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Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: Rivals weigh McAllister challenge as GOP chair seeks his ouster

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Gary Peters, Senator Mark Begich, Representative Nick Rahall

Wed Apr 09, 2014

US News & World Report

Citizens United Helps Conservatives Tell the Real Obamacare Story

Not that you will hear much about it, but the United States Supreme Court's decision in the Citizens United case has actually helped to level the playing field of American politics.

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Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Barack Obama, Mark Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Opinion

The Wall Street Journal

Democrats in Iowa, Arkansas Hold Their Own, Polls Find

A Suffolk University poll in Iowa shows Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley ahead of a leading candidate in the crowded field of Republican candidates, retired businessman Mark Jacobs , by a 37%-31% margin.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Iowa

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