Iowa

Top Iowa Republicans Freeze Trump Out And Don’t Return His Calls

Top Iowa Republicans from the governor on down aren't returning Donald Trump's phone calls and are not committing to support…

2 days ago

DNC Makes South Carolina the State with First Democratic Primary

Finally, the all-important first primary looks like the Democratic Party.

2 months ago

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds Said She “Trusts Iowans to do the Right Thing” In Regards to COVID is at Trump’s Des Moines Super Spreader Rally

Donald Trump wants to hold rallies and nothing is going to stop him. Even if those events are being held…

2 years ago

Trump Is Trying To Use Bernie Sanders To Divide Democrats

It's the 2016 playbook all over again, as Donald Trump is trying to fuel resentment among Sanders supporters to divide…

3 years ago

Joe Biden Lights Up The Heartland As He Blasts Putin Puppet Trump Before Iowa Rally

Joe Biden is rolling through Iowa and lighting up Trump as a Putin Puppet before the president's rally in the…

3 years ago

Trump’s Refusal to Dream Devastating to U.S. Economy, Environment

President Donald Trump, in comments made at the recent G-7 summit in France, positioned himself as the protector of United…

3 years ago

Trump Just Declared That Iowa And Nebraska Are No Longer Part Of The United States

An out of control Trump declared Iowa and Nebraska to be their own countries in a moment that showed how…

4 years ago

Trump Tries To Fix His Trade War By Throwing Hats At People In Iowa

Donald Trump showed up in Iowa today to try to paper over the damage his trade war is doing to…

5 years ago

Trump’s Cruelty Exposed As He Denied Red State Request To Stabilize Health Insurance Market

Trump's refusal to take action that would actually help people is proof of what we've already known about this president:…

5 years ago

Trump Mocks Wind Power In Iowa, The State That Uses The Highest Percentage Of It

Nearly a third of Iowa's energy comes from wind power, and the Hawkeye State uses a greater percentage of it…

6 years ago

Here’s How Trump And The GOP Are Deviously Undercutting Obamacare In Swing States

Because of uncertainty caused by Trump and Republicans, at least one swing state will see Obamacare health care premiums spike…

6 years ago

Honeymoon Over: Even Republicans Think Trump Should Spend Less Time at Mar-a-Lago

"I do wish he would spend more time in Washington, D.C. That's what we have the White House for," says…

6 years ago

Republicans Flee Trump as Joni Ernst Admits the President Has a Number of Flaws

Republican Sen. Joni Ernst was confronted with her support for a president who treats women and disabled people badly, and…

6 years ago

Protesters Holding ‘Iowa Says No Hate’ Banner Interrupt Boring Trump Rally

Trump, showing marginal growth from the campaign, did not encourage his supporters to inflict physical harm on the hecklers.

6 years ago

Trump In Panic Mode As Clinton Seizes The Lead In Iowa – His Strongest Swing State

Nobody seems to be paying attention to Iowa anymore, but it's a tight contest that Hillary Clinton's ground operation could…

6 years ago

Hillary Clinton Laughs When Asked If the New Emails Could Sink Her Campaign

Secretary Clinton put pressure on Comey to explain himself saying, "We've heard these rumors, we don't know what to believe.…

6 years ago

Trump-Leaning Pollster Quinnipiac Shows Clinton With Solid Swing-State Leads

If the alarm bell wasn't already sounding in Trumpland, these results from their favorite pollster should do the trick.

6 years ago

Trump Throws A Tantrum While Defending Kicking A Crying Baby Out Of His Rally

In a completely unprovoked moment, while campaigning in Iowa, Donald Trump threw a fit and defended throwing a crying baby…

6 years ago

Gov. Terry Branstad Backs An Insane GOP Move to Defund Planned Parenthood in Iowa

Governor Terry Branstad (R-IA) says he backs a "reasonable proposal" to defund Planned Parenthood in Iowa, even though federal money…

7 years ago

Sen. Chuck Grassley Pummeled With Backlash In Iowa Over Obama Nominee Obstruction

Republican Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) was pummeled today with negative press over his refusal to hold hearings for President Obama's…

7 years ago

Red State Radicalism Thrives Against Women and No-One Cares

While Americans focus on the primaries, Republicans are eliminating women's rights.

7 years ago

Iowa’s Steve Deace Threatens to ‘Eunuch Himself’ Over Cruz Campaign

Iowa radio host Steve Deace has decided on a manly solution to Cruz's unmanly campaign performance by threatening to castrate…

7 years ago

Democrats Are In Serious Trouble After Iowa and New Hampshire

Democrats old and new must come to grips with reality immediately or get ready for a Republican president and Koch…

7 years ago

Phil Robertson at Cruz Rally: Rid the Earth of Tolerance

From the grave, an epic smackdown of Phil Robertson and Ted Cruz by James Madison, who reveals exactly what America…

7 years ago

Sore Loser Trump Has A Total Tantrum Meltdown And Demands Iowa Disqualify Ted Cruz

Donald Trump blew up and threw a temper tantrum where he accused Ted Cruz of stealing the Iowa through fraud,…

7 years ago

Bernie Sanders Drops A Bomb On Politics As Usual As He Celebrates An Iowa Win

Bernie Sanders could have used his speech after the Iowa caucuses to take a victory lap after he virtually tied…

7 years ago

Donald Trump Says He Could Shoot Somebody and Not Lose Votes

Trump thinks it's okay for a presidential hopeful to speak of shooting people, and Cruz, rather than condemn, jokingly assures…

7 years ago

Bernie Sanders Defends Voters After Clinton Campaign Vows To Shake Some Sense Into Iowans

After an aide to Hillary Clinton had said that her campaign speech was designed to "shake some sense" into Iowans,…

7 years ago

Bernie Sanders Is Beating Clinton In Iowa Because He’s Winning The Electability Argument

The reason Bernie Sanders is beating Hillary Clinton in some Iowa polls is because more and more Democrats are viewing…

7 years ago

Trump in Iowa Intensifies Birther Attacks on Cruz, Who Suddenly Claims Facts Matter

Donald Trump only needs to sow doubt in the minds of gullible Iowa evangelicals to weaken Cruz's hold before the…

7 years ago

Bernie Sanders Begins a Critical Swing Through New Hampshire Today

Bernie Sanders begins a two day visit to New Hampshire today, a state conventional wisdom says he must win to…

7 years ago

Bernie Sanders Preaches The Gospel Truth About Income Inequality From The Pulpit In Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders visited the Mount Carmel Baptist Church in Waterloo, Iowa on Sunday morning and delivered…

7 years ago

Donald Trump Wants to Register Muslims Like the Nazis Registered Jews

Donald Trump is determined to keep the dream of the Reich alive by registering and identifying Muslims in public with…

7 years ago

The End May Be Near For Trump After 95 Minute Unhinged Rant Bored Supporters

Trump may have a dug a hole to deep to climb out of after raging against Ben Carson and "stupid"…

7 years ago

SCOTUS Be D*mned – Bobby Jindal Says No Earthly Court Can Redefine Marriage

Jindal insists he just wants the right to live his Christian faith, but what he really wants is to force…

7 years ago

Huckabee Wants to Thank SCOTUS for Their “Thoughts and Opinions” And Ignore Them

Mike Huckabee says he gets to decide what is constitutional or not, not the Supreme Court, which is given that…

7 years ago

3 GOP Presidential Candidates To Speak At Conference Hosted By Pastor Who Supports Killing Gays

Texas Senator Ted Cruz, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee will be featured speakers at the…

7 years ago

Struggling Jeb Bush Downsizes Campaign, Cuts Payroll 40 Percent

The Bush campaign is letting some workers go, and implementing drastic pay cuts for many of the workers who will…

7 years ago

Mike Huckabee Wants to Sell Poor Criminals Into Slavery

Slavery may have been A-OK with the authors of the Old Testament, but it's not with the Constitution, a fact…

7 years ago

Even Republicans Reject Another Bush as Jeb Falls to Sixth Place In Iowa

Jeb Bush is tied for sixth place in Iowa with Mike Huckabee at a weak 6 percent of the vote…

7 years ago

Liberals Rally Around Bernie Sanders And Power Him To The Lead In Iowa

A surge of support from very liberal Democrats has allowed Bernie Sanders to wipe out Hillary Clinton's 19 point lead…

7 years ago

GOP Race Gets Physical As Huckabee Aide Boxes Out Ted Cruz At Kim Davis Release Circus

A Huckabee staffer blocked Texas Senator Ted Cruz from getting on stage with law-defying Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis at…

7 years ago

Crowds Validate Bernie Sanders Surge As Iowa Town Halls Relocated To Larger Venues

The polling is beginning to match the size of the anticipated crowds as Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has been…

7 years ago

New Hillary Ad Focuses on Reshuffling the Deck for the Middle Class

Clinton wants to reshuffle the deck for the middle class while the GOP, led by Trump, just want to destroy…

7 years ago

Martin O’Malley Campaigns in Front of Trump Hotel, Shows Solidarity with Hotel Workers

O'Malley spoke to hotel workers and union leaders in Las Vegas about higher wages for workers and recognizing their right…

7 years ago

This is Republican Immigration Reform: Slavery, Drone Attacks And Shredding the Constitution

Conservative bigots love the idea of shredding the Constitution's 13th and 14th Amendments in place of actual immigration reform

7 years ago

Midwest Mayhem As Bernie Sanders Expected To Trample Republicans With Huge Event In Iowa

Republican presidential candidates are getting the headlines for going to the Iowa State Fair, but signs are growing that Bernie…

7 years ago

Trump Owns The Midwest, Leads GOP Rivals In Iowa and Missouri

The Iowa and Missouri post-debate polls reveal that Donald Trump remains in a strong position atop the GOP field in…

7 years ago

Donald Trump Becomes The Face Of The GOP As He Surges To Huge Lead In Iowa

Donald Trump's 16 point lead in the GOP field in Iowa, has made him the de facto face of the…

8 years ago

Time To Stop Treating Jeb Bush As A Serious Candidate As He Dips to 7 Percent In Iowa Poll

A Monmouth Poll finds former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is polling just 7 percent with likely Iowa Republican caucus voters.

8 years ago

Jeb Bush’s Message To Working Americans Is Work Longer, Harder, and For Less

Jeb Bush wants to abolish the federal minimum wage, deny workers overtime pay, and raise the retirement age for social…

8 years ago

Political Prediction Guru Nate Silver Says Bernie Sanders Could Win Iowa and New Hampshire

Sanders could win the two early contests on the strength of white liberal voters, but Clinton still holds the advantage…

8 years ago

Bernie Sanders Sets A 2016 Record By Drawing A Huge Overflow Crowd In Iowa

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders set a new record in Iowa by drawing an overflow crowd of 2,600 to a…

8 years ago

Bernie Sanders Draws The Same Size Crowd As Hillary Clinton In Iowa

Bernie Sanders continue to pack the house wherever he campaigns as the Democratic presidential candidate recently drew the same size…

8 years ago

Rick Santorum Says He Decides What is Constitutional, Not the Supreme Court

Rick Santorum says says you refusing to believe what he wants you to believe is a violation of the First…

8 years ago

Hillary Clinton Clearly Says What No Republican Will: Iraq Was a Mistake

Unlike the Republican candidates who are falling over themselves to avoid saying that Bush got Iraq wrong, Sec. Clinton said…

8 years ago

Senate No-Show Cruz Criticizes Evangelicals Who Didn’t Show in 2008 and 2012

2016 may be the Year the mainstream media is surprised to discover there are actual Christians out there - and…

8 years ago

Bob Vander Plaats Says Exercising First Amendment Rights Mocks God

Yes, actually exercising your First Amendment right to have your own beliefs is a "huge concern" with "spiritual ramifications" in…

8 years ago

Iowa FAMiLY LEADER Event Showcases Presidential Hopefuls’ Religious Bigotry

Crass ignorance is enshrined in the Iowa Calendar as Family Leader invites GOP presidential hopefuls to spew to the delight…

8 years ago

Ted Cruz Wants To Strip the Supreme Court’s Authority On Marriage Equality

Apparently, because too many federal courts have followed the Constitution and not the Christian bible on the question of same-sex…

8 years ago

Religious Right: GOP Will Never Win Presidency if They Soften Gay Rights Stance

The Religious Right thinks, despite all the evidence, that doubling down on anti-gay bigotry will have better results than Indiana

8 years ago

Right-wing Congressman Steve King Bashes Jews Who Are “Democrats First And Jewish Second”

During a radio interview, Iowa GOP Congressman Steve King blasted liberal American Jews for being Democrats first, and Jewish second.

8 years ago

Jeb Bush Tells Iowans Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton Let Us Down

Jeb Bush can look at an Iraq wracked by civil war and marauding barbarians, and somehow imagine that America power…

8 years ago

The Republican Cult of the Penis Has Replaced Christianity

The GOP has concocted a religion that has nothing to do with Jesus and everything to do with what you…

8 years ago

Sarah Palin Knows How to Beat Hillary – Accuse Her of a Bunch of Stuff!

"You know, reverse them. It is they who point a finger who don't realize they have triple that number of…

8 years ago

It’s On! Ben “I’m not crazy” Carson Exploring 2016 Presidential Bid

Feeling "fingers from God" but assuring us he is not crazy, Ben Carson has appointed an Iowa operative for a…

8 years ago

A Mitt Romney-Jeb Bush Brawl Will Divide The GOP Establishment And Help The Tea Party

The GOP is poised for an epic clash of plutocrats that is likely to split establishment donors and benefit the…

8 years ago

The Koch Brothers Fund Religious Groups That Are Eliminating Women’s Rights

To accomplish their goal of controlling the government, the Koch brothers have had to climb in bed with fundamentalist Christians…

8 years ago

Midterm Madness – Meet the Latest Republican Crazies to Hold Office

Gordon Klingenschmitt brings his demonic obsessions to the Colorado State Senate and Michael Peroutka his neo-Confederate secessionism to Anne Arundel…

8 years ago

The Likes of Mitch McConnell and Joni Ernst Leave America a Bleaker Place This Morning

We are the victims of voter suppression and intimidation. Our votes were overridden with dark money and corporate-funded propaganda

8 years ago

Joni Ernst Goes all Palin, Calls Obama an Apathetic Dictator

Whoa there...wait a minute. He is a dictator AND he is apathetic? How can he be both? He's running amok…

8 years ago

Mitch McConnell and Joni Ernst Are Desperate To Conceal Their Koch Connections

Apparently Republican corruption has reached such a level that blatant lying and obvious violation of campaign disclosure laws is part…

8 years ago

Iraq War Hero Tammy Duckworth Says Iowa’s Bruce Braley Is ‘Real Deal’ On Veterans Issues

Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) made her way to Iowa earlier this week to campaign for Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley…

8 years ago

Iowa Senate Candidate Joni Ernst Can’t Escape The Republican Anti-Woman Crusade

For a senatorial candidate from Iowa, the way to show support for a religious principle is voting for a constitutional…

8 years ago

Joni Ernst Says She’s Independent Then Recites Tea Party Talking Points on Every Issue

During a debate with her Democratic opponent, Bruce Braley, Joni Ernst told the audience she is an independent leader, then…

8 years ago

Jon Stewart Highlights Joe Scarborough’s Hypocrisy Over His Complaints About Hillary Clinton

After showing Scarborough ranting about Mrs. Clinton's book tour and making appearances in early primary states while not announcing her…

8 years ago

Sen. Chuck Grassley Blames Obama For a Scandal Caused By His Own Former Staffer

It is a travesty, and a mystery, why any American would vote for Republicans who not only do nothing for…

9 years ago

Republicans Self Destruct By Moving To the Far Right After Cantor’s Loss

Republicans are convinced that tea partiers are enraged that establishment Republicans did not oppose President Obama over the past five…

9 years ago

Did Conservatives Kill School Busing Because It Was Actually Working?

As the successes of school busing have been forgotten, maligned, and legally deterred, school segregation has become the norm again

9 years ago

Republican Candidate Says You Have to Talk to Women on an Emotional Level

The Republicans persist in talking to women with attitudes twenty centuries out of date, and that this presents no obstacle.

9 years ago

Sarah Palin Sees Angry Atheists Armed with Attorneys but Can She See Russia?

"The war on Christmas is just the tip of the spear in a larger battle to marginalize expressions of faith…

9 years ago

Iowa Town Says No to Koch Brothers Influence on Local Elections

But while Team Koch has a virtual stranglehold on Washington Republicans, Americans for Prosperity is finding it a bit harder…

9 years ago

The Left Must Accept that Ted Cruz is the Dominionist Messiah

God is about to begin his "rule and reign" and the anointed Ted Cruz will oversee a big "end-time transfer…

9 years ago

Ted Cruz Is So Scared of Hillary Clinton That He Didn’t Mention Her During Speech

Ted Cruz's speech in Iowa was a piece of sociopathic delusion that was highlighted by the fact he thinks he…

9 years ago

Michele Bachmann Says Only God Can Defeat Hilary in 2016

Republicans know they are in such trouble in 2016 that only divine intervention can save them from themselves and those…

9 years ago

The GOP’s Peter King Leads the 2016 Charge as He Trashes His Fellow Republicans

What King is looking for in a 2016 Republican is a Muslim-hating hawk who can get behind some truly Bushian…

10 years ago

Ted Cruz Says Obama’s Trayvon Remarks Prove He is Coming for Our Guns

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) admitted he hadn't watched Obama's remarks about Trayvon Martin and Stand Your Ground laws, but complained…

10 years ago

15 Republican Governors Would Rather Kill Their Own Citizens Than Expand Medicaid

15 states with Republican governors are refusing to expand Medicaid even though the first 3 years are free and never…

10 years ago

Michele Bachmann Refuses to Pay Employees Unless They Promise to Hide Illegal Activities

Americans should be asking themselves this weekend why Michele Bachmann (R-MN) is refusing to pay five of her staffers for…

10 years ago

Obama on Fire in Iowa: Calls Out Romney’s Bait and Switch

President Obama was on fire in Davenport, Iowa Wednesday on the first stop of his two-day, non-stop 'America Forward!' tour.

10 years ago

Obama Swing State Voter Registration and Early Voting Margins Are Bigger Than 2008

The Obama campaign announced today that their voter registration and early voting margins in Ohio, Iowa, Nevada, North Carolina, and…

10 years ago

Media Warns of a Tight Race as Obama Draws Big Crowd of 11,200 in Nevada

The swing state of Nevada is pumped up. 11,200 people waited in line during 90 degree heat to see Obama…

10 years ago

Polls Show Obama Leading in North Carolina, Florida, Colorado and 4 Other Swing States

Seven new swing state polls released today all came to the same conclusion. President Obama has at least a four…

10 years ago

Obama Hits Romney Hard for Selling Trickle Down Snake Oil

President Obama leveled Mitt Romney today by calling out the Republican nominee for trying to sell trickle down snake oil…

10 years ago

Rachel Maddow Shows Why Paul Ryan is a Democrat’s Best Friend in 2012

Rachel Maddow shows us what a monumental mistake the Romney Campaign made in selecting the Kill Medicare Guy as his…

10 years ago

Obama Masterfully Ties Paul Ryan to the Most Unpopular House in History

President Obama showed Mitt Romney why choosing Paul Ryan was a big mistake, by immediately linking Ryan to the most…

10 years ago

You Didn’t Grow That: Iowa Pastor Upset Romney Ignored Family Farms for Wealthy

Mitt Romney walked through one of millionaire LeMar Koethe's 54 farms fields of gold in Iowa instead of visiting local…

10 years ago

Iowa Case Shows GOP Doesn’t Really Believe in States’ Rights

GOP opposition to big federal government and support of states' rights is a reaction to loss of control and does…

12 years ago