Gereric Mass Shooting Response

Re-post as needed.Liberals are losing the gun debate because we are too timid. We are either pleading a vague “do…

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How to deal with Ernst?

This is my occasional reminder that Dems/the left in Iowa have no long term messaging plan for Joni Ernst and…

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My Caucus Endorsement

Monday night’s Democratic caucuses have gotten more discussion than usual caucuses because of the seven way primary for governor. As…

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Senate Bandwagon Ends With Endorsement

Thompson began to write extensively about how it was rumored that Muskie was addicted to a West African drug called…

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Gala Grumbling

I skipped out on the Iowa Democratic Party’s big event Monday night, not out of any objection but in part…

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New Look Voter Cards First Stage Of Voter ID Law

Iowa voter cards will have a new look this week as the details of the state’s new voter ID law…

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Alabama Senate

Gov. Kay Ivey says, “I have no reason to disbelieve any of them” [the women] and yet is going to…

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Big Move Into Open Seat!

Now that Mitch Gross has opted out, I’m announcing that I’m planning to move into Senate District 37- an open…

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City Election Post-Mortem, Part 1

The limits of Iowa City’s support for “progressive” and “diversity” are reached at the exact point when a student runs…

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Iowa Flipped In 2010

Iowa’s dramatic change from a blue state to a red state has been both abrupt and a long time in…

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