Iowa 2016

Republican presidential candidate, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks at the New Hampshire Forum on Addiction and the Heroin Epidemic at Southern New Hampshire University, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, in Manchester, N.H.

Jeb Bush Supporters: ‘Poor Jeb’

Jeb Bush’s supporters are expressing sympathy for their candidate, once presumed by the GOP establishment as the party’s inevitable nominee for president in 2016.

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at 'Politics And Eggs' at the Radisson Hotel, on November 11, 2015 in Manchester, New Hampshire. Coming off the fourth debate Trump continues to run strong in the polls.

Trump in Iowa: ‘People Want Strength’

This article first appeared in Politico: DAVENPORT, IA. — Donald Trump has a theory: The worse things get, the better he does. Devoting much of his speech to dangers lurking in the world, the businessman suggested at a rally here

Ben Carson waves to the crowd as he arrives to discuss his new book 'A More Perfect Union: What We the People Can Do To Reclaim Our Constitutional Liberties' October 9, 2015 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. AFP Photo/PAUL J. RICHARDS (Photo credit should read

Ben Carson Surges to 14 Point Lead Over Donald Trump In Iowa

A Monmouth University poll released Monday shows Dr. Ben Carson surging to a mammoth 14 point lead over Donald Trump. Currently, the good doctor leads the billionaire businessman 32% to 18%. Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz are tied for third

Ted Cruz at Iowa state fair August 21, 2015.

Exclusive – Ted Cruz Praises Father’s Evangelical Outreach

While Rafael Cruz’s outreach to the evangelical community may not be a “secret weapon,” his solid reputation and enthusiastic support for his son’s presidential campaign is a significant asset that none of the other GOP presidential contenders can match, especially here in Iowa where evangelical voters are so important in the GOP caucuses.

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Jeb Bush Greeted By Protesters of All Political Stripes In New Hampshire

Who wants him? Protesters from all political persuasions stood outside the Adams Memorial Opera House with signs that blasted Jeb Bush for his support for the Common Core standards, NSA spying, as well as his apparent failure to articulate an environmental plan.

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Anti-Hillary Group Chants ‘H Is for Hypocrisy’ at Clinton’s Relaunch in New York City

NEW YORK CITY, New York – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s re-launch in New York City on Saturday attracted 5,000 supporters, according to the New York Times, where the crowd listened to the former first lady at Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island. In stark contrast to the 5,000 Clinton supporters was a group of roughly 50 anti-Hillary protesters.

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Iowa Radio Host: Religious Freedom Top Conservative Presidential Issue

Nationally syndicated radio host and columnist for the Washington Times, Steve Deace, explained that there are three specific issues animating the 2016 Republican presidential contest. “If you are weak on these, don’t even show up,” Deace cautioned conservative Republican presidential

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Hillary Clinton: ‘Very Painful’ to See Common Core ‘Politicized’

In Iowa Tuesday, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton set out a “new vision” for education in America which includes support for the Common Core standards, a position that puts her at odds with the nation’s teachers’ unions and has her siding with big government establishment Democrats who support teacher evaluations based on student performance on Common Core-aligned tests.

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Ted Cruz Reportedly Winning Over Some Rand Paul Supporters in Iowa

According to a New York Times report, Sen. Ted Cruz is making some critical inroads in Iowa, including gaining the support of “more than a dozen party leaders for his statewide campaign.” Some of that support is coming from the state’s libertarians, or Liberty movement, generally assumed to be aligned with Rand Paul.