Rand Paul

  • 5 things to know about congressional candidate Peters

    by - Mar 24, 2016
    The Coralville surgeon is a former member of the Libertarian Party running as a Republican in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District against five-term Democratic Rep. Dave Loebsack of Iowa City.    By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu Coralville surgeon...
  • Coralville surgeon Chris Peters challenging Rep. Dave Loebsack for Congress

    by - Mar 22, 2016
    The 2nd Congressional District — which includes Iowa City, Burlington, Clinton, Davenport, Fort Madison and Muscatine — is considered “Safe Democrat,” meaning Republicans will have an uphill battle trying to claim the seat.    By Quentin Misiag...
  • Libertarian entrepreneur Porter to run for Iowa governor

    by - Mar 7, 2016
    The Council Bluffs resident has experience advising two presidential campaigns and has built a statewide profile of encouraging small-business devleopment.   By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu Iowa technology leader and Libertarian Party member Jake Porter on March 12 will...
  • Etched in Granite

    by - Feb 10, 2016
    By Matthew Jack | matthew-jack@uiowa.edu Following pre-primary poll predictions, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, and business mogul Donald Trump swept New Hampshire and cemented their first wins of the primary season. Their victories both came after a strong...
  • Rand Paul suspends presidential campaign

    by - Feb 3, 2016
    By DI staff Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul dropped out of the White House race just 2 days after the Iowa caucuses where he garnered only 4.5 percent of the vote. Paul, who’s father Ron Paul ran...
  • Belief high with Rand Paul supporters

    by - Feb 1, 2016
    The Daily Iowan has reporters around Iowa City and Des Moines covering Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucuses. The DI has spoken with several people supporting Republican candidate Rand Paul in this years caucus. “I’m voting for Rand Paul. I believe in...
  • 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
  • Rand, Ron Paul join forces for caucus-eve rally in Iowa City

    by - Feb 1, 2016
    With the help of his famous father, Kentucky’s junior senator rallies more than 1,000 in Iowa City, on the eve of the 2016 Iowa caucuses.  By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu Rand Paul’s last campaign rally on the...
  • Crunch Time to the Caucuses: 1 Day Away

    by - Jan 31, 2016
    Must-know details about the final stretch before the Iowa caucuses. By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu | 01/31/16 CAUCUS COUNTDOWN • 1 day to the Iowa caucuses, also known as the first presidential nominating contest of the 2016...
  • Kasich’s awkward (and rocky) relationship with Iowa

    by - Jan 30, 2016
    After months of minor campaigning in Iowa, the Ohio governor will spend caucus night more than 1,000 miles away in New Hampshire. By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu  CEDAR RAPIDS — Even when John Kasich had set aside small blocks...