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  • GOP bonds on ‘Wicked Witch’ Hillary Clinton

    by - Jul 20, 2016
    By Mitch McAndrew | mmcandrew@uiowa.edu CLEVELAND — “Hillary for Prison 2016” signs spread across the Republican Convention floor, and choruses of boos showered at any mention of the name “Clinton,” suggesting that Hillary Clinton — not...
  • Trump meets with Ernst while mulling VP choices

    by - Jul 4, 2016
    by Mitch McAndrew | mmcandrew@uiowa.edu  Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump announced Monday that he will meet with freshman Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst. The news came among a series of tweets that detail Trump’s vice presidential...
  • N.J. Gov. Christie endorses Trump

    by - Feb 26, 2016
    By Rebecca Morin | rebecca-morin@uiowa.edu Following a night of being blasted by Sens. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and Marco Rubio, R-Fla., GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump came back with a swing of his own: an endorsement from...
  • Jim Gilmore ends long-shot 2016 presidential campaign

    by - Feb 12, 2016
    The former Virginia governor also briefly ran for president in the 2008 election.  By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore announced Friday that he would end his 2016 Republican presidential campaign, after his bid failed to...
  • New Jersey Gov. Christie suspends presidential campaign

    by - Feb 10, 2016
    Another one throws in the towel. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie suspended his campaign Wednesday after coming in sixth in the New Hampshire primary with 7.4 percent of the vote. The governor also didn’t make a...
  • Who’s your candidate? Republicans

    by - Feb 1, 2016
    It’s the big day. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled the top-12 Republican candidates along with some basic information on each to make your caucus night a little easier.      ...Read More
  • Christie tells Iowans he knows how to handle a disaster

    by - Jan 30, 2016
    By Brent Griffiths | brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu Just like he has on the debate stage, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie spoke frankly with Iowans who gathered on early Jan. 30 about how ready his fellow GOP presidential hopefuls...
  • Crunch Time to the Caucuses: 4 days away

    by - Jan 29, 2016
    Must-know details about the final stretch before the Iowa caucuses. By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu | 01/29/16 CAUCUS COUNTDOWN • 4 days to the Iowa caucuses.   DUELING DEBATE • DEMOCRATS: Democratic candidates won’t “debate” again until...
  • The 2016 Iowa caucus candidates, as drinks

    by - Jan 28, 2016
    By Justus Flair | justus-flair@uiowa.edu | @justus_flair As Iowans pledge support to candidates during the caucuses on Feb. 1, the voting season will begin. Whether that stresses you out or gets your blood pumping in anticipation, you could probably...
  • Crunch time to the caucuses: 9 days away

    by - Jan 23, 2016
    Must-know details about the final days before the Iowa caucuses. By Rebecca Morin | rebecca-morin@uiowa.edu | 01/23/16   CAUCUS COUNTDOWN • nine days to the Iowa caucuses.   DUELING DEBATE • REPUBLICANS: The next Republican presidential debate will take place...