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O'Malley Steps Forward In Iowa As Potential 2016 Clinton Competitor

DES MOINES, Iowa — Martin O’Malley’s latest foray into Iowa begins, appropriately, in a place called Clinton.

The Maryland governor is filling the void in Iowa, New Hampshire and beyond during the early stages of the 2016 presidential race, campaigning for fellow Democrats and making personal appeals while former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton remains the prohibitive — if yet undeclared — favorite. 887 more words


"Chosen By God?": Bachmann, 'There’s A Chance I Could Run' For President In 2016

Michele Bachmann may be retiring from the House of Representatives, but that doesn’t mean that she’s ready to leave the spotlight. In news that should depress Republicans (and… 323 more words


Iowa Democrats consider absentee and online caucus voting

In an attempt to attract more voters, Democratic party leaders are thinking about changing the Iowa Presidential Caucus by including absentee ballots and online voting. 275 more words


Likely GOP 2016 candidates visit IOWA

Traveling to the first caucus state of 2016, where presidential candidates will meet a much-anticipated test, three potential Republican candidates took the stage Saturday at the Iowa GOP state convention to tout conservative principles and a new GOP message. 387 more words

American News

Give God a good laugh—tell Him your plans

During my first semester at the University of Iowa, I began writing for the student newspaper, The Daily Iowan. I’d heard that the DI would look good on my journalism school application and frankly, I needed something to do. 641 more words

Daily Life

No goodbye for Goodhair

Come on, y’all. You didn’t really think Gov. Rick Perry was going to say “farewell” at the Texas Republican Party convention in Fort Worth, did you? 232 more words