Articles Tagged 'Iowa Caucus'
Despite Election Security Fears, Iowa Caucuses Will Use New Smartphone App
Iowa’s Democratic Party plans to use a new Internet-connected smartphone app to help calculate and transmit results during the state’s caucuses next month, Iowa Public… READ MORE
Record number of female directors lead Iowa caucus campaigns
Kirsten Gillibrand was struggling with a line in her speech.
The New York senator was in the car and making changes to remarks she’d give… READ MORE
In New Hampshire, GOP governors take aim at a resurgent Marco Rubio
BEDFORD, N.H. — Marco Rubio’s surprisingly strong showing in the Iowa caucuses reshuffled the already intense competition here in New Hampshire among the Republican establishment… READ MORE
Carson makes last stand in Iowa
Ben Carson is looking to recapture his magic in Iowa after months of campaign turmoil have badly damaged the once high-flying Republican presidential candidate.
In… READ MORE
Virtual tie, glitches give Iowa caucuses ‘black eye’
WASHINGTON â€“ And the real winner of the 2012 Iowa caucuses is â€¦ we’ll never know.
Which means the biggest loser of the 2012 Iowa caucuses might be â€¦ the Iowa caucuses.
Thursday’s official certification of the Jan. 3 GOP presidential caucuses showed Rick Santorum with 34 more votes than the previously purported winner, Mitt Romney.
But with… READ MORE
Santorum has raised $1M since Iowa caucus
By JONATHAN MARTIN | Politico
Rick Santorum has raised just over $1 million since his eight-vote loss in Iowa last night, his top strategist tells POLITICO.
John Brabender, who revealed that their server briefly went down under the crush last night, said almost all of the cash came online.
This is the kind of fund-raising, coming less than 24 hours… READ MORE
Palin: â€˜Worst thingâ€™ GOP can do is marginalize Ron Paul supporters
By Felicia Sonmez, The Washington Post
Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin (R) said Tuesday night that Republicans who would marginalize Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) are making a big mistake.
â€œHereâ€™s the deal,â€ Palin told Fox Business Networkâ€™s Neil Cavuto. â€œThe GOP would be so remiss to marginalize Ron Paul and his supporters as we come out of Iowa tonight and… READ MORE
Romney wins Iowa; Santorum trails by just 8 votes
By James O’Toole, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
JOHNSTON, Iowa — In a stunningly tense and unanticipated outcome, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt… READ MORE
Reassessing after the Iowa caucuses, Perry decides to head home
By JOSH HAFNER, Des Moines Register
WEST DES MOINES, IA. â€” Sometime around 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Texas Gov. Rick Perry sat down with his wife, family members and a small group of advisers in consultant Joe Allbaughâ€™s hotel room to have a conversation, said campaign spokesman Ray Sullivan.
The topic: Could Perryâ€™s presidential campaign continue despite a 10 percent,… READ MORE
Romney Will Compete in Iowa, if a Bit Cautiously
ByÂ ASHLEY PARKERÂ andÂ JEFF ZELENY, The New York Times
TREYNOR, Iowa â€”Â Mitt RomneyÂ always said he would be back.
After months of keeping Iowa at armâ€™s length, coyly refusing to signal his intentions here, Mr. Romney returned after more than two months on Thursday, confirming what political watchers have long suspected â€” that he is not ceding the… READ MORE