This Year’s Iowa Straw Poll Is Canceled.
Hey, remember everything you heard about this year’s Iowa straw poll? Never mind.
The Iowa Straw Poll is dead.
The governing board for the Republican Party of Iowa voted unanimously Friday to cancel the straw poll, a milestone on the …
We’ve Been Warned: Some Won’t Survive Iowa!
If your patience is waning, and you think you can’t stand one more discussion of who will win Iowa, be cautious — the state itself can be fatal, according to this headline and opening paragraph from Ken Rudin on …
Are Either Tonight’s Debate or the Ames Straw Poll Really That Decisive?
Over at the Des Moines Register, they’re convinced tonight’s debate could be a very big deal:
Just 36 hours after the debate, Iowans start to vote at the Iowa straw poll, where success hinges on self-motivated voters either hopping on a …
GOP Expected to Continue Quadrennial Stimulus Program for Ames, Iowa
Great news, Ames, Iowa–area vendors, caterers, and local power-brokers:
The Republican Party of Iowa’s governing board will vote on [the Ames Straw Poll's] future at 11 a.m. Saturday, but GOP insiders said the decision will almost certainly be to …
Ames, Iowa: Not Exactly Epicenter of the National Unemployment Crisis
We can expect quite a bit of talk about jobs in tonight’s debate and in the rhetoric leading up to Saturday’s straw poll in Ames. But Iowa has it relatively good compared to the rest of the country, …