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Iowa Election

The Obama Coalition Belongs to Bernie Sanders

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 01.19.2016 | Politics
J.J. Colagrande

Only one candidate running in this year's election can carry America forward and deliver the change that allowed Barack Obama to win the presidency twice and that is no question Bernie Sanders.

Top Joni Ernst Donor Sued Over How He Treats His Help

Erik Ose | Posted 12.23.2014 | Politics
Erik Ose

If Joni Ernst goes to Washington, Robert Mercer's support for her candidacy will have earned huge dividends.

Igor Bobic

Rep. Steve King's Democratic Opponent Touts Military Service In First Television Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Igor Bobic | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrat Jim Mowrer, who is challenging Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) this fall, will begin airing his first television ad on Friday, a large...

Braley Wins Democratic Primary In Iowa Senate Race

Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

Rep. Bruce Braley clinched the Democratic nomination in the race to succeed the retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), the Associated Press reports. B...

Braley, Ernst Win Iowa Senate Primaries

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

State Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) and Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Iowa) won their respective party's nominations in the race to succeed retiring Sen. Tom Harkin...

Iowa Voters Make Picks In Senate, Gubernatorial Races

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad (R), state Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) and Rep. Bruce Braley (D-Iowa) all won their respective gubernatorial and Senate primarie...

Joni Ernst Wins GOP Primary In Iowa Senate Race

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics

Iowa state Sen. Joni Ernst won the Republican nomination in her bid to succeed retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), the Associated Press reports. Er...

Terry Branstad Wins Primary In Iowa Gubernatorial Race

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad (R) won the Republican nomination to seek reelection on Tuesday, the Associated Press reports. Branstad, who is the longe...

Iowa Voters Head To The Polls

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

Six Republicans are vying for the chance to replace Rep. Tom Latham (R-Iowa), battling at the polls in a primary election on Tuesday. A competitive se...

LOOK: Iowa Election Results MAP

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

This is where you can find the results of the 2012 presidential election for the state of Iowa. President Barack Obama carried the state handily in...

Obama, Romney Vie For 6 Electoral Votes In Iowa Election

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Voters in the Iowa election on Tuesday will decide whether Barack Obama or Mitt Romney will win the state's 6 electoral votes. The most recent pol...

Presidential Campaigns Nears The Finish Line

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Patricia Zengerle and Matt Spetalnick DUBUQUE, Iowa, Nov 3 (Reuters) - The U.S. presidential race, which has hinged for months on a...

Take Action: Protect Marriage Equality in Iowa

Joe Mirabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Mirabella

One Iowa launched a new campaign called "Letters to Mr. Branstad." Terry Branstad is a former Iowa governor who was brought out of political retirement to challenge the current Governor of Iowa, Chet Culver.

Chuck Grassley Challenger Roxanne Conlin 'Within Striking Distance' In Iowa: Poll

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Chuck Grassley's (R-Iowa) Democratic opponent looks to be within striking distance of the veteran senator, a new poll found Friday....

GOP Candidate for Congress Pat Bertroche: "Why Can't I Microchip an Illegal?"

Joe Mirabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Mirabella

The Republican race baiting has intensified and it is not just in Arizona. Iowa Republican 3rd Congressional District Primary Candidate Pat Betroche told the Cedar Rapids Gazette "Illegal Immigrants" should be microchipped.

Supermarket Sandwich Platters And Snow Shovels: Inside The Massive Iowa Ground Game

New York Times | Adam Nagourney and Jeff Zeleny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Barack Obama is on the hunt for Iowans who have never participated in the state's presidential caucuses, including independent voters under 50...

Obama, Edwards Throw Final Punches Before Christmas Ceasefire

Politico.com | Ben Smith and Lisa Lerer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) and former North Carolina Sen. John Edwards traded unexpectedly bitter attacks Saturday over plans by a group linked to Edw...

Who Will Snag The Coveted Des Moines Register Nod?

New York Times | Jeff Zeleny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The other day, as his sport utility vehicle idled outside, former President Bill Clinton held forth on a sofa in the publisher's suite at The Des Moin...