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Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Gaining Momentum in Iowa (Photo Credit: Bernie Sanders.com)

Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Gaining Momentum in Iowa

Hillary Clinton could be in for a rough ride in the Iowa caucuses. Her rival, Bernie Sanders, is gaining momentum and that could spell trouble for Mrs. Clinton. New York Times: “The first evidence that Mrs. Clinton could face a credible challenge in the Iowa presidential caucuses appeared late last […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections

Michele Bachmann Suspends Presidential Campaign After Last Place Finish in Iowa

“Iron Lady” Michele Bachmann couldn’t really match up to Britain’s true Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher after all. She is suspending her presidential campaign. Let me echo Miss Sophia’s classic line in the movie, “The Color Purple,” “thay is a God, thay is a God.” Good riddance. The National Journal is also […]

by Janet Shan· · Michele Bachmann
CNN Projects Ron Paul to Finish Third in Iowa Caucus, Newt Gingrich Fourth

CNN Projects Ron Paul to Finish Third in Iowa Caucus, Newt Gingrich Fourth

CNN projects Ron Paul will come in 3rd in Iowa, with Newt Gingrich in fourth place and Rick Perry in fifth place. With Michele Bachmann coming in sixth place, I wonder if she will get the message that no-one takes her serious. Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum are battling it […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections
Rick Santorum References 17th Amendment’s Cloture Provision in “Curious Closing Argument” in Polk City, IA

Rick Santorum References 17th Amendment’s Cloture Provision in “Curious Closing Argument” in Polk City, IA

A divisive Rick Santorum references the 17th Amendment cloture provision in a “curious closing argument” in Polk City, Ia., also says President Obama more divisive than Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan never left the White House on Christmas, which was not true. Rick Santorum is rising eyebrows again with comments […]

by Janet Shan· · Rick Santorum
Iowa Caucus Heading to Photo Finish with Ron Paul, Mitt Romney & Rick Santorum Leading the Pack

Iowa Caucus Heading to Photo Finish with Ron Paul, Mitt Romney & Rick Santorum Leading the Pack

Iowa caucus heading to photo finish with Ron Paul leading at 20%, Mitt Romney 19% and Rick Santorum at 18% in a dead heat, as Newt Gingrich fades fast, according to latest poll results. The latest Public Policy Polling survey in Iowa shows the three leading contenders all within two points of […]

by Janet Shan· · Rick Santorum
Polling Forecasts Show Ron Paul Most Likely to Win Iowa Caucus as Newt Gingrich Implodes

Polling Forecasts Show Ron Paul Most Likely to Win Iowa Caucus as Newt Gingrich Implodes

Public Policy Polling survey: Ron Paul must be feeling really good this morning, since Nate Silver‘s forecast is that he a 44% chance of winning the Iowa caucus since Newt Gingrich is literally imploding before our eyes. Mitt Romney has a 32% chance of winning, while Gingrich’s chances have sunk to just […]

by Janet Shan· · Ron Paul