Watch: John Delaney talks campaigning, social media, and #DrakeBusy
Staffer Adam Koch sits down with former U.S. Representative John Delaney to talk about his presidential campaign, social media, and the culture of #DrakeBusy.
The Caucus Curriculum
When you hear the term Caucus 101 you probably think of an introductory college course on American government; but in fact what I’m talking about is a new high-school curriculum that Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate released in October. Three Des Moines area teachers wrote the Caucus 101 curriculum, Adam Arthur of Abraham Lincoln […]
The Iowa Caucuses without Jim Webb
After three months of polling in the low single digits in Iowa, former Virginia senator Jim Webb announced today that he will be suspending his campaign for the Democratic nomination for president of the United States, leaving room open for an independent run if he so chooses. With Webb out of the race, this leaves four […]
Martin O’Malley in 10 Minutes or Less
Expecting crowds, impossible parking and being unable to find Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley because of my horrible sense of direction yet encountering none of these fears, I arrived at the festival an hour early to see the former Maryland Governor at the Latino Heritage Festival in Des Moines on Sunday, which gave me the opportunity to […]