Articles Tagged 'Steve King'
Republicans offer support for Steve King challenger
House Republican lawmakers are openly expressing support for Rep. Steve King’s (R-Iowa) main primary challenger after the incumbent’s latest controversial remarks about abortion, rape and… READ MORE
McCarthy strips Steve King of committee assignments after accusations he backed white supremacy
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Republicans voted Monday night to strip Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, of all committee assignments after he appeared to… READ MORE
Rep. Steve King denies supporting white nationalism, supremacy after New York Times report
Rep. Steve King denied allegations that he supports white nationalism and white supremacy Thursday after a recent New York Times article tied the controversial Iowa… READ MORE
The Internet Blows Up Over GOP Rep’s Tweet About Immigration
Republican Iowa Rep. Steve King on Sunday tweeted a message in support of Dutch nationalist politician Geert Wilders that included a concern that the children… READ MORE
Iowa’s Steve King rules over GOP on road to presidency
Rep. Steve King has summoned the potential field of 2016 Republican presidential candidates to Iowa next month for his Freedom Summit, and they are jumping at the opportunity — underscoring the conservative firebrand’s political pull and marking the event as the first major gathering of the next campaign for the White House.
Mr. King told The Washington Times that the… READ MORE
Rep. Steve King: Homosexuality is ‘self-professed behavior’
Rep. Steve King said Sunday that he regretted the Arizona governor’s veto on the state’s religious freedom bill, arguing that homosexuality is a “self-professed behavior” that can be willfully changed.
“You’re an individual entrepreneur with God-given rights that our founders defined in the Declaration of Independence,” the Iowa Republican said during an interview with WHO-TV, Right Wing Watch reported. “You… READ MORE
Who Will Lead the Tea Party Caucus?
Who will be the next Michele Bachmann? The Minnesota Republicanâ€™s announcement on Wednesday that sheâ€™ll be stepping down when her term wraps up in 2014… READ MORE
Rep. Steve King: Obama â€˜lowering American valuesâ€™
Iowaâ€™s Rep. Steve King Thursday accused President Obama of â€œlowering American valuesâ€ and butting into issues unrelated to his real job.
He divided America over… READ MORE
Steve King Will Not Run for Senate #IASEN
Republican Rep. Steve King announced on Twitter late Friday night that he would not run for Senate:
I will not run for Senate in 2014.
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Steve Kingâ€™s Cash Raises Eyebrows, Doubts About Senate Bid
Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, is mentioned often as a possible 2014 Senate candidate for retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkinâ€™s seat. But if Kingâ€™s first-quarter 2013 fundraising report is any indication, the conservative Republican isnâ€™t headed for a statewide race.
King raised just $93,000 in total contributions during the first three months of the year, including only $78,000 from individuals. He… READ MORE