Tag Archives: Iowa Caucuses

Flip of a Coin: Hillary “Wins”

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Six coins actually, and Hillary is the winner! What are the chances? From The Des Moines Register: In a handful of Democratic caucus precincts Monday, a delegate was awarded with a coin toss. It happened in precinct 2-4 in Ames, where supporters of candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton disputed the results after 60 caucus participants apparently disappeared from the ...

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Jeb Spent Almost $3000 for Every Iowa Vote


Jeb, isn’t it time that you took the wise advice I gave you months ago? Remember, in this video when I told you to drop out? Jeb Bush, hello? (H/T Political Insider)   It’s interesting to see that the two leaders, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump, were not among the biggest spenders. think it’s time for Governor Love Machine to face ...

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How The Iowa Caucuses Work in Legos

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Iowa Caucuses: For weeks you have been hearing ENDLESSLY about them , but how exactly do they work? Glad you asked. This video about the Iowa caucuses comes courtesy of Vermont Public Radio. Please note that what they are describing, probably not surprising, given that it is a public TV station from Vermont, is how the democrats caucus. The Republicans ...

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GOP Debate: Absent Trump, Pretty Much a Snooze Featuring Muslim Activist


Last night’s Trump Free Debate: Does anyone think that it changed anyone’s mind? Why did Fox feel the need to invite anti-Trump YouTuber who bleats on about “Islamophobia?” Here’s one of the people that Fox News chose to invite to last night’s debate. The fact that she endlessly uses the word “Islamophobia,” a term that is designed to silence any discussion ...

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My Close Encounter with Newt: Today on the Teri O’Brien Show

This coming Tuesday, we’ll experience the most significant, earth-shaking event since last season’s finale of “The Bachelor,” the Iowa caucuses. Not to be dismissive of our Hawkeye friends, but let’s get real. As Michael Barone pointed out in his excellent piece, As Iowa Goes, So Goes Iowa: In the five presidential nominating cycles with active Iowa Republican caucus competition, the ...

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