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Iowa Caucus

Iowa Uncertain As Out-of-State Students Return

New York Times | Katharine Q. Seelye | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

DES MOINES -- One of the $64,000-questions about Thursday's Iowa caucuses is how much students from out of state will influence the outcome. A big ar...

Obama Urges Student Vote: "Prove The Critics Wrong"

Des Moines Register | Jason Clayworth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Coralville, Ia. - Barack Obama, acknowledging that a significant portion of his supporter bloc comes from first-time Iowa caucusgoers, urged students ...

Sam Stein

Edwards Campaign Asserts Obama Once A Sellout To Corporate Interests

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Roughly twelve hours after a second-place finish in the Iowa caucus, Sen. John Edwards' campaign went on the attack against the winner, Sen. Barack Ob...

Obama Camp Credits Youth Turnout

Washington Post's The Trail | Shailagh Murray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Senior Obama advisor David Axelrod said the most surprising thing [about the caucus] was the turnout. "These were numbers you'd expect almost in a pri...

Marc Cooper

Obama Strategist Axelrod: "Can't Help But Be Optimistic"

HuffingtonPost.com | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Speaking to Huffington Post and other reporters just hours before tonight's Iowa caucuses, Obama campaign top strategist David Axelrod said that, "He ...

Biden Scoffs At Poll Figures, Remains Optimistic

Des Moines Register | Abby Simons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Oskaloosa, Ia. - Delaware Sen. Joe Biden told potential caucusgoers that his campaign was still very much alive, and that despite consistent single-di...

Prediction Markets Betting On Obama And Huckabee Winning Iowa

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the eve of the first nominating contest of the 2008 U.S. presidential race, traders on the political prediction markets were betting on Thursday on...

Detailed Results From The Caucuses

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Detailed Iowa Caucus Results...

Map Of Real-Time Iowa Caucus Results

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Starting at 9pm (EST), click here to watch real-time Iowa caucus results by county, courtesy of Google Maps. ...

Arcane Caucus Rules Have Huge Impact On Outcome

CNN.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(CNN) -- The arcane rules governing Thursday's Iowa Democratic caucuses will test even the most organized campaign, but mastery of the process could l...

Dodd Ties Daughter's Birth To Presidential Bid

Des Moines Register | Jared Strong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Ames, Ia. - The impetus for Chris Dodd's presidential bid was born two days after the worst terror attack on American soil. It was his daughter, Grac...

All Eyes On Iowa Forecast

Time.com | Mark Halperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

On the eve of the Iowa Caucus, all eyes are turning to the state's forecast as weather is expected to play a significant role in voter turnout. Click...

CNN Projects Obama, Huckabee Win Iowa Caucus

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama will win the Iowa Democratic caucus and Mike Huckabee will be the Republican winner, CNN projects, based on early results. With 76 perce...

McCain, Rudy and Kucinich Spend Iowa Caucus In New Hampshire

NY Times' The Caucus | Michael Falcone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Countdown: 5 days until the primary. Today: Partly cloudy, windy, high of 12. Tonight, mostly clear, low of 0 (as in zero). Again, wind chills may ap...

McCain, Romney Slug It Out

Des Moines Register | Tom Witosky and Grant Schulte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Republicans John McCain and Mitt Romney traded barbs Wednesday as the two men entered the final hours of the Iowa caucus campaign. The back-and-forth...

Romney Says He'd Be Fine With Second Place

Detroit Free Press | Todd Splangler and Kathleen Gray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JOHNSTON, Iowa -- Mitt Romney's New Year's resolution seems to be: I won't exaggerate the likelihood of winning in Iowa or even of becoming president....

New Caucus Goers Fuel Obama Victory In Iowa

AP | AMY LORENTZEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An influx of new caucus-goers boosted Barack Obama to victory in the Iowa caucuses in a race that centered on which candidate would best be able to ch...

I Remember Iowa: The Caucus In Pictures

236.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's showtime in Iowa, with the caucus voting set to begin in mere hours. The presidential candidates are making their last ditch appeals to John Q. I...

Democrats Predict Record Turnout, Republicans Predict Reasonable Turnout

Radio Iowa | O.Kay Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By this time tomorrow, it will be history. The 2008 Iowa Caucuses commence tonight for both political parties in 1781 precincts around the state. Demo...

Romney: Won't Embarrass The Nation Like 'The Clinton Years'

Time.com | Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(WASHINGTON) -- Republican Mitt Romney said Wednesday that if elected president he and his wife will not embarrass the nation by their conduct in the ...

New Survey: 'Iowa Fatigue' Wearies Nation

Quad City Times | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Despite efforts to evict the two states from the front of the presidential calendar, both managed to hang on for another election cycle that culminate...

Obama: "The Real Gamble Is Having The Same Old Folks Doing The Same Old Things And Expecting A Different Result"

New York Times | JULIE BOSMAN and DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The presidential candidates spent the last Sunday before the Iowa caucuses attending church services and staging big rallies to make last-minutes appe...

Edwards Attacks Obama's "Academic Theory Of Change"

Campaign Diaries | Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It is rare to have John Edwards go straight after Barack Obama, so the speech he is planning to give today is noteworthy. Here's the key excerpt: Why...

New Poll Shows Dead Heat Among Dems In Iowa

Political Wire | Taegan Goddard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It doesn't get any closer than this: A new Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby poll shows Sen. Barack Obama pulling even with Sen. Hillary Clinton in Iowa, with John...

Weather Could Weaken Turnout At Caucuses

Des Moines Register | Grant Schulte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A cold wind swept past Norm Sterzenbach as he left his home on Feb. 8, 1988, climbed into his car and steered down an icy road to attend Iowa's Democr...