Joni Ernst

New mother Vicky Lett holds her 5 week-old baby Kiki February 28, 2005 at home in London, England. The Labour party have today revealed plans to give new mothers an extra 3 months maternity leave which would see it extended to nine months by 2007. The proposal comes in the …

GOP Senators, White House Officials Huddle About Paid Family Leave

Several Republicans senators and White House officials met on Capitol Hill on Wednesday morning to develop a pathway forward on a paid family leave plan, a top priority of President Donald Trump and an opportunity for a bipartisan populist victory for both sides in politics.

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst attends a campaign stop at the Amtrak Osceola Train Depot November 2, 2014 in Osceola, Iowa. A Des Moines Register poll published Saturday put Ernst seven points ahead of her opponent, Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA), three days before the election. During a November 1, …

Joni Ernst: I Was Raped in College

Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) revealed in a recent interview about her divorce that she was raped in college by someone with whom she was acquainted.

United States Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan, Republican of Wisconsin, holds up a pint of Guinness as he proposes a toast during the Friends of Ireland luncheon at the United States Capitol March 15, 2018 in Washington, DC. . The Taoiseach is visiting as part of the …

Democrats Accuse Paul Ryan of Ethnic Bias with Jobs Giveaway to Irish

House Speaker Paul Ryan is facing Democratic criticism for his planned visa-giveaway to Irish college-graduates, and the Irish government is reportedly trying to overcome the opposition by promising to deliver reciprocal benefits for American graduates.

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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