iowa

  1. RNG

    Iowa governor signs 'fetal heartbeat' abortion ban into law

    The bill to enact what is to be the most restrictive abortion law in the country has been signed by Governor Kim Reynolds. It outlaws abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, usually around 6 weeks. As the article states, often a woman doesn't even know she is pregnant at that point...
  2. GhostRider

    Iowa wants to know political affiliation of professors

    Iowa legislature introduces bill to require university faculty applicants to state party affiliation This is an attempt by the right to control education, no employer has the right to know the politics of their employees and no employer has the right to discriminate based on politics. If the...
  3. Sabcat

    some takeaways from Iowa

    As for the victory of Ted “Carpet Bomb” Cruz, I see only one good take away here. It proves you can oppose corn subsidies and still win with the GOP. That’s impressive. The bombers he wants to fund and deploy to slaughter Christianity’s enemies will have to burn corn-free fossil fuels. What...
  4. skews13

    Cruz's Win In Iowa Is A Huge Victory...For The Democrats

    Ted Cruz won the republican Iowa caucus in a surprise upset over frontrunner Donald Trump. That’s a big victory for Cruz. But it’s an even bigger victory for the democratic party. </title> <link rel="profile" href="http://gmpg.org/xfn/11" /> <link rel="pingback"...
  5. Lyzza

    Iowa Caucuses

    Anyone watching the results for this? I guess they started not long ago, and right now CNN has some tally running. CNNgo
  6. LongWinded

    Bernie Sanders Points To Clinton's Shifts On Issues In Iowa Speech

    Bernie Sanders Points To Clinton's Shifts On Issues In Iowa Speech It's true. Clinton has ALWAYS been a Goldwater republican. They call it a "centrist", but she's a neoliberal just like W and Obama. Here's a neoliberal Neoliberalism Definition | Investopedia Anti-Capitalist...
  7. Lyzza

    Iowa Republicans Don't Think Jeb Is Bush Enough

    Iowa Republicans..... Jeb just doesn't know how to sell himself in Iowa. Iowa Republicans Don't Think Jeb Is Bush Enough : It's All Politics : NPR
  8. LongWinded

    Ted Cruz's Iowa Chairman Spent $250K to Stop People From Voting

    Ted Cruz's Iowa Chairman Spent $250K to Stop People From Voting | Mother Jones Proving once again; if you have to cheat to win, you're a loser.
  9. tristanrobin

    Republicans Disrespect Wiccan Delivering Prayer At Iowa Statehouse, Say Jesus Would A

    In another example of intolerance and hate from right-wing “Christians,” Iowa GOP lawmakers and other conservatives claimed Jesus would have supported their hate after they disrespected a Wiccan as she delivered the opening prayer at the statehouse. For the first time in state history, a...
  10. Camelot

    Republicans Shamelessly Pander At Iowa AG Summit

    All of a sudden, Republicans attacks on green energy and staunch defense of big oil melts away when pandering to Big AG in Iowa when it comes to Ethanol. They shamelessly contradict their past positions and arguments. I guess their position on Big Government and subsidies is dependent on who the...
  11. webguy4

    did biden come out of the closet today?

    biden, while in iowa today called out for his "old butt buddy". did his wife know?
  12. ptif219

    Walker Surging in Iowa Poll as Bush Struggles

    In my view this is good news for conservatives Walker Surging in Bloomberg Politics/Des Moines Register Iowa Poll as Bush Struggles - Bloomberg Politics
  13. intangible child

    Hitting Ted Cruz in Iowa

    Earlier this year, over 100,000 veterans, military family members, and VoteVets supporters added their names to a letter calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to save the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). I added my signature, as well. We understand the cost of our dependence on...
  14. excalibur

    Iowa Voter Fraud

    Iowa Refers 80 Cases of Voter Fraud to Prosecutors By John Fund February 26, 2014 9:29 AM Vice President Biden claimed voter ID laws were evidence of “hatred” and “zealotry” during a Black History Month event yesterday in Washington. Ignoring the fact that voter ID laws were declared...
  15. Mrs. CJ Parker

    Kirsten Anderson, Former Iowa Senate GOP Staffer: I Was Fired For Bringing Up Sexual

    Kirsten Anderson, Former Iowa Senate GOP Staffer: I Was Fired For Bringing Up Sexual Harassment GOP war on women continues, I see. THIS is rather damaging to the party..remember the lack of women voters?
  16. Mrs. CJ Parker

    Sand Land: Fracking Industry Mining Iowa's Iconic Sand Bluffs in New Form of Mountain

    Sand Land: Fracking Industry Mining Iowa's Iconic Sand Bluffs in New Form of Mountaintop Removal Tea party state....see what it got them? Sorry, can't feel sorry for you at all.
  17. imaginethat

    Are Ron Paul Backers to Blame for Drop in Iowa GOP Donations?

    After being treated like shit by the GOP establishment, ya think?!?!?     <span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Are Ron Paul Backers to Blame for Drop in Iowa GOP Donations?   <span style="font-family:arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">We told them: No more backing...
  18. skews13

    Hillary Clinton Dominates Iowa In The First Poll Of 2016

    http://www.politicususa.com/hillary-clinton-dominates-iowa-poll-2016.html
  19. S

    Former Iowa Judge Speaks About Marriage Equality Ruling

    This is an interview with one of the 6 Iowa supreme court judges who made the unanimous ruling in Varnum v Brien, which found that Iowa's ban on same-sex marriage was a blatant violation of equal protection. She's one on the three judges who lost her job due to the outraged bigots who couldn't...
  20. The White House

    President Obama Speaks On Student Loan Interest Rates In Iowa

    President Obama discusses the importance of a college education and why higher education should be affordable for all students willing to work hard, and calls on Congress to stop interest rates on federal Stafford loans from doubling in July. Source -...