Iowa Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 05/17/2011, 5:51pm
Michael B. Keegan @ Huffington Post: The Hypocrisy Hall of Fame: Schwarzenegger and Marriage Equality. Tim Murphy @ Mother Jones: Michele Bachmann’s Head-Banging, Gay-Bashing BFF. Sarah Posner @ American Prospect: Onward Christian Voters. Alan Colmes: Iowa Voter Confronts Gingrich: “You’re An Embarrassment To Our Party.” Joe.My.God: NOM Stole My Hate Rally Video. Joe Sudbay @ Americablog: WI Gov. Scott Walker’s next target: Hospital visitation rights for gay couples. Jon Terbush @ TPM: Jon Stewart Rips O'Reilly, Fox's... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Tuesday 05/17/2011, 9:48am
Michele Bachmann 2012: More likely to run for president following Mike Huckabee's decision against running (CBS News, 5/16). Constitution: High school student challenges her to a debate on the Constitution as a result of her record of making incorrect statements (Minnesota Independent, 5/13). Herman Cain Georgia: Wins praise for speech at Georgia GOP convention (Southern Political Report, 5/16). Florida: Tops field in Fort Lauderdale Tea Party straw poll (Sunshine State News, 5/16). Mitch Daniels Reproductive Rights: Signs law defunding Planned Parenthood that... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Monday 05/16/2011, 12:26pm
Republican presidential aspirants continue to flock to Ralph Reed’s Faith and Freedom Coalition. Reed today announced that former Utah governor and Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman will speak to the group’s Conference and Strategy Briefing on June 3rd. Other GOP presidential contenders addressing the gathering include Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann, and Herman Cain, along with Donald Trump, House GOP leaders John Boehner, Kevin McCarthy, and Paul Ryan, and numerous Republican congressmen. The Faith and Freedom Coalition seems to be the restoration of Reed’s... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Tuesday 05/10/2011, 1:07pm
Newt Gingrich will announce his decision to run for President tomorrow on Sean Hannity’s Fox News show. After an address to the Georgia GOP, he will embark on a tour of Iowa. Tracking Gingrich’s comeback in Republican and Religious Right circles, Right Wing Watch has compiled a “Top Ten” list of Gingrich’s truculent and divisive rhetoric and consistent disrespect for the rule of law, freedom of religion, and equality: Gingrich With Hagee, Warning US Becoming "Secular Atheist Country Dominated by Radical Islamists" Gingrich Says He Stands... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Tuesday 05/10/2011, 9:47am
Michele Bachmann Background: NPR looks into her transition from Jimmy Carter volunteer to right-wing culture warrior (NPR, 5/9). GOP: Breaks with Speaker John Boehner over debt ceiling (The Hill, 5/9). Herman Cain Nevada: Addresses conservative group in the early caucus state (Las Vegas Sun, 5/9). Debate: Claims his candidacy gained momentum, new supporters after Fox News debate (CBS News, 5/6). Mitch Daniels Religious Right: Decision to defund Planned Parenthood will bolster social conservative credentials despite 'truce' talk (TPM, 5/9). 2012: Report claims that Daniels' wife is final... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Monday 05/09/2011, 11:00am
The Wall Street Journal today features an extensive profile on Newt Gingrich’s vast network of political organizations, including American Solutions, Renewing American Leadership (ReAL), and Gingrich Productions. The paper reports that Gingrich’s “network has amassed more than 1.7 million voter and donor contacts and raised $32 million between 2009 and 2010—more than all his potential 2012 rivals combined.” Gingrich also helped steer $150,000 to American Family Association Action to help defeat three Iowa State Supreme Court justices that ruled in favor of... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Tuesday 04/26/2011, 9:28am
Michele Bachmann Media: Included in the Time 100 (Star Tribune, 4/21). 2012: Claims she will reach a decision on presidential bid by June (LA Times, 4/20). Haley Barbour 2012: Decides against running for president (Politico, 4/25). Newt Gingrich Energy: Received $300,000 from ethanol lobbying group (Des Moines Register, 4/25). Immigration: Balances outreach to Hispanic voters with GOP's increasing nativism (Politico, 4/22). Mike Huckabee South Carolina: Leads other candidates among South Carolina Republicans in new poll (The Ticket, 4/25). Media: War of words with... MORE
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8/19/14 @ 5:15pm
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8/19/14 @ 10:35am
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Pat Robertson: Healing Prayers Sometimes Don't Work Because People 'Enjoy Their Sickness'
8/19/14 @ 11:45am