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We shifted a debate by coming out, for example, on an issue of gun licensing. I think that helped to change the debate. By talking about that we have 17,000 people that we can identify that are unjustly incarcerated right now, that we’re going to put on the way to clemency, that helps to shift the debate and bring attention to issues that don’t normally get it. So this is an incredible privilege. I am so grateful to be running for president right now. … [Read more...] about What We Learned From the Iowa State Fair
This is what it looks like when your campaign is the only game in town less than a year before the Iowa caucuses. For the Democratic field, campaigning alongside Giddens is an opportunity to prove their commitment to building up the state party, something local elected officials and party operatives are looking for as they evaluate whom to support for the White House. And it's a chance for candidates to promote themselves in traditionally blue Black Hawk County. … [Read more...] about A sleepy Iowa state Senate race is becoming all about 2020
No trip to the fair is complete without a hearty serving of fried food. Candidates including Montana Gov. Steve Bullock and Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar have time built into their schedules to flip pork chops at the Iowa Pork Producers tent. Other candidates will sample foods new to the fair this year, including jalapeno popper pizza, caramel-dipped pecan pie on a stick and "Dessert Poutine." … [Read more...] about Fried food and stump speeches: The Iowa State Fair is back
As a result of the risks associated with e-cigarettes, Iowa State University has enacted a ban on all e-cigarette products beginning on January 1, 2016. The university further noted that it hoped the policy change would bring awareness to the dangers posed by use of the e-cigarette products. … [Read more...] about Iowa State University Enacts New Policy to Prohibit E-Cigarettes on Campus