Mariannette Miller-Meeks

  • Rand standing alone in Iowa

    by - Apr 2, 2015
    When Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., graces the University of Iowa campus with his presence next week, he will stand alone, no other politicians present to take away the spotlight. The visit is expected to come as...
  • Outside Iowa, Feb. 24 edition: Stumping with the delegation

    by - Feb 24, 2015
    How does Iowa stack up with other states? How much is Washington affecting the lives of Iowans? Every Tuesday, Politics Reporter Brent Griffiths takes a look at the Hawkeye state’s place in the nation, as relevant...
  • Loebsack stops by The Mill before watch party begins

    by - Nov 4, 2014
    The Johnson County Democrats are hosting a watch party tonight at The Mill, 120 E Burlington St., at 8 p.m. but before any supporters arrived, Rep. Dave Loebsack stopped by to give one last plug for getting...
  • GOP candidates stress ‘one more thing’

    by - Nov 4, 2014
    Those on the Iowa GOP ticket consider themselves a team, and despite the significant advantage the team leader Gov. Terry Branstad has in the polls, the entire team is out doing “one more thing” until the...
  • 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...
  • Loebsack re-elected

    by - Nov 4, 2014
    Cheers rung out from the crowd at the Johnson County Democrats Watch Party tonight following the news that Rep. Dave Loebsack is going back to Washington, D.C. Unofficial results show Loebsack won Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District with roughly...
  • Sunday Review, Nov. 2 edition

    by - Nov 2, 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. JOHN MCCAIN...
  • Miller-Meeks stumps at Hamburg with Grassley

    by - Nov 1, 2014
    Leadership and unlocking potential were the themes preached at the Hamburg Inn No. 2 on Friday. This came in part with Sen. Chuck Grassley’s first visit to the famed diner. Mariannette Miller-Meeks, the Republican candidate for...
  • Role of motherhood at forefront in some campaigns

    by - Oct 31, 2014
    Staci Appel opens the car door as her six children hustle out of her black SUV. This scene from one of Appel’s ads may seem like a normal slice of life for the average Iowa mother....
  • On the issues: Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District

    by - Oct 29, 2014
    EDUCATION • Loebsack: Loebsack says students should be able to refinance their loan interest rates to a lower rate just as homeowners can. • Miller-Meeks: Miller-Meeks says it is the responsibility of universities to hold down costs...