Fred Kirschenmann Looks Beyond 2018 for Leopold Center’s Future

Fred Kirschenmann at a December fundraiser in Ames for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Cathy Glasson, back left. Photo: Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer…

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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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PuppetStringNews.com – Fake news claims two Russian officials dead in plane crash

The Truth-o-Meter says: Pants on Fire! | Fake news claims two Russian officials dead in plane crash A fake news…

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Hogan Gidley – Has President Donald Trump clearly and frequently spoken out against abuse of women? Not when asked

The Truth-o-Meter says: False | Has President Donald Trump clearly and frequently spoken out against abuse of women? Not when…

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Rand Paul – Rand Paul gets numbers right in speech on federal debt

The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly True | Rand Paul gets numbers right in speech on federal debt As the House and…

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National Republican Senatorial Committee – Misleading NRSC ad paints Heidi Heitkamp as Donald Trump contrarian

The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Misleading NRSC ad paints Heidi Heitkamp as Donald Trump contrarian A North Dakota National…

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Donald Trump – Donald Trump wrongly suggests British don't love their health care system

The Truth-o-Meter says: Mostly False | Donald Trump wrongly suggests British don’t love their health care system As thousands marched…

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Taxpayers Don’t Want To Pay For Lawmakers’ Sexual Misdeeds, But Alternatives Pose Problems

Holding individual lawmakers, and not the government, responsible for sexual harassment might lessen the incentive for legislatures to train and…

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Taxpayers Don’t Want To Pay For Lawmakers’ Sexual Misdeeds, But Alternatives Pose Problems

Holding individual lawmakers, and not the government, responsible for sexual harassment might lessen the incentive for legislatures to train and…

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