Jack Hatch

  • O’Malley cozies up with Quad City Democrats

    by - Mar 21, 2015
    DAVENPORT — The quintessential American Dream isn’t dead, and former Democratic Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley appears dead set on serving up his desired menu for how the nation’s political diet can be corrected. On tap: raising...
  • Sunday Review, Nov. 8 edition

    by - Nov 9, 2014
    Sunday Review is your source for the news in politics you may have missed this weekend. Here, we’ll provide you the recap of the biggest stories as well as a look to the week ahead. • ERNST...
  • Hatch, Vernon push for change despite loss

    by - Nov 4, 2014
    DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad will remain the longest serving governor in the nation, cinching his sixth term this evening. Defeated Democratic challenger Jack Hatch took to the stage at the Iowa Democratic Party Tuesday...
  • Election Day has arrived

    by - Nov 4, 2014
    Today’s the day. For some, nearly two years of campaigning will come to an end when the polls in Iowa close at 9 p.m. At the end of the day, Iowans will have a new senator...
  • Public Policy Polling finds Ernst with 3-point advantage

    by - Nov 3, 2014
    While the Quinnipiac University poll has the Senate race tied, results of another survey released today have Republican Joni Ernst with a slight lead over Democratic opponent Rep. Bruce Braley. Ernst has a 3-point lead over...
  • Hatch unconcerned over lack of endorsements

    by - Oct 30, 2014
    Gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch hasn’t been favored in the polls, but he doesn’t want the numbers and newspaper endorsements to affect the final vote come Election Day. “When is it that a poller decides the outcome...
  • Endorsement: Back Branstad for governor

    by - Oct 29, 2014
    When Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad completes his current term in early 2015, he will be the longest serving governor in the history of the United States. He has held office in Iowa for 19 years and...
  • On the issues: Iowa gubernatorial race

    by - Oct 29, 2014
    EDUCATION • Branstad: Branstad recently announced an education plan that would set tuition to $10,000 for the most popular majors at Iowa’s three regent universities. It would also provide 50 percent off the cost of tuition in...
  • Candidate profile: Jack Hatch

    by - Oct 29, 2014
    Bill Hatch and Debbie Wiswesser cannot put their finger on it. Their younger brother Jack Hatch is engaged in a difficult campaign to unseat Gov. Terry Branstad. A Republican and former New Hampshire state legislator, Bill...
  • Hatch, Branstad release final campaign ads

    by - Oct 27, 2014
    Both of Iowa’s gubernatorial candidates released their final ads of their campaigns Monday morning, which is significant to each campaign for different reasons. State Senator Jack Hatch, D-Des Moines, has been off the airwaves since the...