Iowa

Poison Pen
Iowa's budget gives the governor extraordinary power over abortion reimbursements
June 05, 2013

Iowa's budget gives the governor extraordinary power over abortion reimbursements.

The Republican Civil War Starts in Iowa
Can Karl Rove keep Steve King out of the Senate?
February 11, 2013

Did Karl Rove fire the first shot in a new Republican civil war? 

Silicon Valley’s Profit-Killing Provincialism
December 06, 2012

Looking for funding for your Ohio-based tech startup? You may be out of luck: venture capital won’t venture out of Silicon Valley.

The Internal Polls That Made Mitt Romney Think He'd Win
November 30, 2012

The Republican candidate really did think he was on track to become president. These poll numbers explain why.

Id of the Senate: How Twitter Unleashed Chuck Grassley
November 16, 2012

"Assume deer dead," and other greatest hits.

The GOP Has Problems With White Voters, Too
November 12, 2012

Don't let the national exit poll data fool you. The GOP has its own problem with white voters.

The Auto Bailout Didn’t Decide Ohio
November 12, 2012

From the moment political reporters armed with leaked internal polls wrote that Obama led by mid-to-upper single digits in Ohio, the Buckeye State was widely regarded as Romney’s Achilles heel.

The Election 2012 Trail Mix Awards
November 09, 2012

It's time to recap the most memorable moments of the 2012 campaign.

Paul Ryan Was Not the GOP’s Savior. He May Even Have Been its Albatross.
November 08, 2012

A few more Ryan appearances in the likes of Ohio and Florida and Romney might have lost these states by much larger margins.

Daily Breakdown: Polls Show Obama As A Clear Favorite In A Close Race
November 06, 2012

Obama holds a clear lead in the battleground states worth 270 electoral votes.

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