3 January 2012 | 11:15 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
By Bret Hayworth/Sioux City Journal
ANKENY -- A third place finish is enough for Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul to look ahead in the presidential race.
The Texas Congressman was in a tight three way race with Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum for much of caucus night. Late ...
3 January 2012 | 11:10 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
By Steve Dinnen/Freelancer
West Des Moines, Iowa - Gov. Rick Perry has put his campaign on hold to “assess whether this is the path” forward in the 2012 Republican Presidential race.
After finishing a distant fifth place in the 2012 Iowa Caucus, Perry to said he will ...
3 January 2012 | 11:00 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
By John Molseed/Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
WEST DES MOINES -- Iowa native and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is projected to come in last in Iowa's caucuses.
She garnered less than 6 percent of the vote, with about one-third of precincts reporting, for sixth place among the six Republican ...
3 January 2012 | 10:50 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
By Kayla Craig/Freelancer
DES MOINES -- The sparse crowd at Newt Gingrich's caucus headquarters at Veterans Memorial Auditorium began to grow about 10 p.m. as anticipation of Gingrich's arrival began to grow.
Red, white and blue lights lit the vast, high walls and "Eye of the Tiger" ...
19 December 2011 | 2:02 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
Presidential candidates are showing mastery of propaganda and drawing on themes that parallel the Ronald Reagan model. A new IowaWatch.org report examines the strategies behind the messages the candidates are delivering, and the times that campaigns go beyond simply informing.
15 December 2011 | 10:16 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
By Dave Dreeszen and Chris Coates, The Sioux City Journal
FACT CHECK: Did Branstad say Gingrich was ill-suited for the White House?
WHAT THEY SAID: In a follow-up question to Newt Gingrich on the subject of whether he is a reliable conservative, Fox News debate moderator Bret ...
15 December 2011 | 8:41 am in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
Another poll is out there, released today (Thursday, Dec. 15), and showing Mitt Romney with a slim lead over Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul in a tight race for the most support two-and-a-half weeks before the Jan. 3 Republican caucuses. But as authors of the ...
14 December 2011 | 2:20 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
SIOUX CITY -- Frontrunner Newt Gingrich has picked up an endorsement from former hometown congressman Fred Grandy, the Sioux City Journal reported today, Wednesday, Dec. 14.
"Quite honestly, he is the only guy that I see who is offering real leadership positions on these critical issues, ...
1 December 2011 | 2:13 pm in 2012 presidential race, Headlines by contentservice
By Kristin Jensen and Jonathan D. Salant
(c) 2011, Bloomberg News
WASHINGTON — Even as experts predict that the 2012 presidential race will be
the most expensive in history, a funny thing is happening on the way to the
Republican nomination: It's becoming one of the cheapest primary season ...