The Five Seasons Republican Women of Cedar Rapids are hosting a Republican debate between Dubuque businessman Rod Blum and Independence attorney Ben Lange. The two are vying for the Republican nomination in Iowa’s 1st Congressional District. The debate is being held at Kirkwood Community College and is co-sponsored by SourceMedia Group, the parent company of [...]
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Gov. Bill Haslam signed HB3208 into law today, allowing for creation of a state commission to oversee the Tennessee State Fair, his office said. The bill upset some of the fair’s supporters, who said it could ultimately lead to the … Continue reading →
More on how the battle lines are shaping up in Sumner County: State Sen. Kerry Roberts, a Republican who lost his seat to a fellow Republican in this year’s redistricting process, is among the hosts of a Courtney Rogers fundraiser … Continue reading →
(Proposition 29, on the June ballot, raises taxes on a package of cigarettes by $1. Taxes are currently 87 cents per pack. The additional revenue will be used to pay for cancer research and anti-smoking programs. The last panel notes that major funding for “Californians Against Out-of-Control Taxes and Spending” comes from Philip Morris USA and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco.)
The Liberty Iowa PAC’s website says that the group supports candidates who will stand for Constitutionally limited government and free enterprise. Typically when a PAC supports a candidate, it does so financially, but the Liberty Iowa PAC seems to operate a bit differently. It is financially supported by the endorsed candidate. Rod Blum, one of [...]
(SAC CITY, IA) – Congressman King (R-Kiron) today unveiled his four-point plan to get America working at the first stop of his “Restoring Our American Dream” town hall tour. The full plan can be read here. “If we are to restore our American dream, we must get America, and Iowans in the 4th Congressional District back to [...]