09/29/14 05:25 PM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – With only five weeks to go until the general election, no candidate in the Louisiana U.S. Senate race has pulled away from the other, though the Republican in the Iowa U.S. Senate race has opened a six-point lead. In Louisiana, incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu, a...
By Steve Doty | 09/29/14 11:45 AM
The Republican Party received good news over the weekend as a new poll shows Joni Ernst leading Rep. Bruce Braley by four points in Iowa.
By Mark Flatten | 09/28/14 06:07 PM
The Des Moines Register survey of likely voters shows Ernst leading 44-38 in a race that had long been deadlocked.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/25/14 11:50 AM
The first task for Joni Ernst's Senate campaign was about getting Iowa voters to know her. Now, it's about getting them to like her too.
By Ashe Schow | 09/17/14 10:11 AM
A pair of Quinnipiac University polls - one in Iowa and one in Colorado - show Republicans poised to make gains in two crucial swing states.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/13/14 08:00 PM
The Democratic Party is "much more progressive, liberal" than at any time in the last 40 years, said retiring Sen. Tom Harkin.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/13/14 04:21 PM
One of the most important Senate contests in this midterm election cycle -- and one of the tightest, according to recent public polling -- could hinge on winning over the Hawkeye State's agriculture industry.
By Timothy P. Carney | 08/27/14 01:16 PM
Democratic Senate candidates are winning the race for corporate cash, despite their populist rhetoric.
By Ed Sykes | 08/21/14 08:43 AM
The race has begun in Iowa, and we're not talking midterms. In this latest installment of WEX BackStory, Senior Congressional Correspondent David M. Drucker explains how 2016 GOP presidential contenders are already laying claim to the battleground state, and why that might not be such a good thing.
By David M. Drucker | 08/20/14 05:23 PM
Presidential jockeying in Iowa has started early, with GOP hopefuls using Ernst's upstart Senate bid to lay a political foundation for the 2016 caucuses.
By Ed Sykes | 08/19/14 02:48 PM
Months ahead of election day, Iowa Republican Senate Candidate Joni Ernst is already having an impact on the debate over military sexual assault. Washington Examiner Political Writer Betsy Woodruff explains in this latest installment of WEX BackStory.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/18/14 06:53 PM
It's not much of a campaign issue, although political observers say it was a smart move that allowed the Iowa Republican to look like a bridge-builder.
By Ashe Schow | 08/18/14 02:21 PM
Iowa state Sen. Joni Ernst, the GOP's U.S. Senate nominee, is using her experience of being sexually harassed while serving in the military to call for a renewed focus on the problem.
By David M. Drucker | 08/18/14 12:42 PM
Republican Joni Ernst has highlighted the fact that she served in a combat role in Iraq as a lieutenant colonel in the Guard in her campaign ads. Democrat Bruce Braley is trying to even the playing field by noting his past legislative support for the Guard.
By Michael Barone | 08/15/14 03:03 PM
In 1966, Nixon's campaigning helped Republicans gain five Senate and 47 House seats. Clinton is apparently afraid she can't match that record in this year's midterms.
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