Iowa Governor Delivers Big Blow to the Ames Straw Poll

By: Wednesday November 21, 2012 9:59 am

Having the governor of the state say the straw poll is no longer useful could give many potential candidates an excuse to skip the rather expensive event. Candidates who may not naturally appeal to the heavily evangelical make up of the event will probably be glad to have another good justification for not wasting money on it.

Tim Pawlenty Endorses Mitt Romney

By: Monday September 12, 2011 1:19 pm

Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty endorsed Mitt Romney for the Republican Party’s Presidential candidate. From the Romney campaign: By: Tim Pawlenty Great crises often produce great leaders. Unfortunately, sometimes the timing isn’t right, and neither is the leader. Barack Obama came into office in the midst of a great economic crisis. Although hopes were high, [...]