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Iowa Caucus

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...

The Iowa Caucus: Insignificant, Yet Overly Complicated

236.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Everybody knows the Iowa caucus is the first major event of each party's presidential nomination process. Everybody knows the results often determine ...

Dodd, Biden Abandon Campaigns For President

KCTV5 | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Sens. Chris Dodd and Joseph Biden are abandoning their campaigns for the Democratic presidential nomination after poor showings in...

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...

Digital Billboards To Stream Caucus Night Results

The Telegraph Herald | Eileen Mozinksi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Results of the much-anticipated Iowa caucuses are coming soon to a billboard near you. Updates and results will be streaming on billboards at stop si...

Max Follmer

Edwards: Internet Fundraising Up, But How Much?

HuffingtonPost.com | Max Follmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John Edwards, working to overcome his third-place showing in the Des Moines Register poll, turned the topic to fundraising Tuesday, with his Iowa stat...

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...

Wondering How The Caucuses Work? A Caucus Primer

The Clinton Herald | Danica Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CLINTON -- In advance of the Iowa caucus on Thursday, the Clinton Herald met with local officials in order to explain the caucus process. Click here ...

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Kucinich Asks Supporters To Back Obama As Second Choice In Iowa

HuffingtonPost.com | Max Follmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Dennis Kucinich advised his supporters Tuesday that if he failed to garner enough backers in the first round of the Iowa caucuses, they should throw ...

Turning Up The Heat

AP | Ron Fournier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mike Huckabee says John McCain is a hero. McCain says Huckabee is a good man. And they both seem to agree on this: Mitt Romney is neither. The Republ...

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...

Iowa: Romney Christmas Celebration Draws 1500, Setting Campaign Attendance Record

Iowa Independent | Jay Wagner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

An upbeat Mitt Romney celebrated Christmas with 1,500 supporters on Wednesday night, avoiding the criticism he's leveled at other top-tier candidates ...

New Iowa Report: Romney Back On Top, Obama and Edwards Neck And Neck

Iowa Independent | Chase Martyn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Over the past week, the Democratic race has become even more difficult to predict. Sen. Hillary Clinton and several of her surrogates campaigned ever...

EIGHT DAYS

ABC News | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With Christmas over, rushing back to Iowa today are six of the eight candidates who have a plausible path to the White House -- Sen. Hillary Clinton, ...