Jun 23, 2014
Bizarro World Of Iowa's GOP Convention
After a sweltering day of Republican head-scratching, the Iowa GOP chose its least popular candidate as a Congressional nominee.
The Washington Monthly
While Joni Ernst easily surpassed the 35% threshold necessary under Iowa's strange primary system to avoid a state GOP convention selection of the nominee, the candidates for the quite competitive 3d District House seat being abandoned by GOP Rep. Tom Latham weren't so lucky.
Iowa Republicans Face Unpredictable Convention for Coveted House Seat
Iowa Republicans will use a convention to pick a nominee to succeed retiring Rep. Tom Latham, right.
Norwalk Citizen News
Iowa to pick candidates for 2 open US House seats
Iowa primary voters were set to pick potential replacements Tuesday for two prominent members of the state's U.S. House delegation - a Republican who is retiring and a Democrat who is running for Senate.
Gov. Branstad signs Home Base Iowa Act into law
Gov. Terry E. Branstad, joined by Iowa Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, today signed the Home Base Iowa Act into law at the Iowa Gold Star Military Museum at Camp Dodge in Johnston, Iowa.