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Trump: Ten ‘Very Big Names’ Being Considered for VP

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “The Real Story,” presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said his vice-presidential list includes 10 people with “very big names.” When asked about potential running mates Trump said, “I’m actually looking at ten people. Three

Republican senatorial candidate State Sen. Joni Ernst, speaks during the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition fall fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Des Moines, Iowa.

CNN Report: Iowa GOP Sen Joni Ernst Being Considered for Trump VP

CNN reported Monday on “New Day” that presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump is vetting Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) as a potential vice-presidential pick. Political analyst Maggie Haberman admitted that there is no “consensus candidate” or “top choice” for Trump at this

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Ernst Discusses Memorial Day During GOP Weekly Address

Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) discussed Memorial Day during Saturday’s GOP Weekly Address. Transcript (via ABC News Radio) as Follows: “Hi, I’m Joni Ernst and I have the honor of serving the great state of Iowa in the United States Senate.

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Joni Ernst’s Non-Endorsing Endorsement of Marco Rubio

In Iowa this afternoon, Sen. Marco Rubio was introduced at a rally by his Senate colleague Joni Ernst of Iowa. As she took the stage, Ernst repeated her promise not to endorse anyone before the Iowa caucuses, but explained why

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Politico: Scott Walker ‘the Man to Beat in Iowa’

From Politico:  In a fluid race where there’s no consensus frontrunner and even the eventual size of the presidential field is up in the air, there’s one thing that most Republicans can agree on: In Iowa at least, Scott Walker

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Rand Paul, Carly Fiorina To Headline Susan B. Anthony List Pro-Life Gala

Newly announced presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and potential Republican candidate Carly Fiorina will headline the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List’s Campaign for Life Gala and Summit on April 16, 2015 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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‘Middle-Class Economics’ vs. Bread-Bag America

America is not made great by its government. Passive “hope for change” is worth nothing compared to active effort. Our true recovery will not be a matter of pouring another $60 billion into the leaky administrative bucket of public education. Recovery will be delivered by people who want an education so badly that they’ll go to school on rainy days with bread bags over their shoes to keep them dry.

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Joni Ernst Under Fire For Failure To Mention Obama Amnesty In SOTU Response

Freshman Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) is coming under fire for her failure to address what many consider to be one of the biggest constitutional overreaches by a president in U.S. history in her prime time response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night.

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GOP SOTU Spanish Response Asks for Obama’s Help in Reforming Immigration

Pro-amnesty Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), in delivering the Republican’s Spanish-language response to the State of the Union (SOTU) address, called on Obama to cooperate with the GOP in crafting “permanent solutions to our immigration system.” Freshman Rep. Curbelo did not challenge the president on illegal immigration or executive amnesty.

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Joni Ernst Ignores Exec Amnesty in SOTU Response

Freshman GOP Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) did not oppose President Barack Obama’s executive amnesty in her State of the Union response on Tuesday evening. Ernst claimed that the “new Republican Congress you just elected” has “heard the message you sent