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Hi! I'm Bob Krause, and I am running against Chuck Grassley for US Senate in 2016. The Iowa Democratic party is yearning for a populist message. People want to break the cycle of stagnant wages ...
by bobk7777777
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 11:49 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
The Huffington Post : We want to know what you think. Do you feel safer knowing that the U.S. is willing to target citizens it believes mean to do harm to the country?
by river0
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Feb 07, 2013 at 03:02 PM PST with 2 Recommends
A tally of the senators who voted to screw unemployed veterans.
by Skeptic All
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 08:53 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
If you discovered legislation that would post at least 250,000 job openings yearly (with average wages of $75,000) on the Department of Labor's web site, would you urge Congress to pass it? If ...
by Donna Conroy
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 10:13 AM PST with 8 Recommends
If the Republicans believe having more guns make us safer, then why are they concerned about operation Fast and Furious which provided guns to Mexico?
by MugWumpBlues
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Sep 10, 2011 at 12:02 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Today, in Sioux City, I'm going to unveil my comprehensive plan to reduce the federal deficit and national debt, but I thought I would post here first. Like most Iowans -- and Americans-- I am ...
by roxanne conlin
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Sep 22, 2010 at 07:14 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
We got more bad news in Iowa over the weekend. CQ Roll Call now rates our U.S. Senate race as "Safe Republican."
by OlderBlunterProgressive
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Aug 23, 2010 at 03:16 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
What's worse than that? If I am not successful in defeating Sen. Grassley, and at some point over the next six years the GOP reclaims the Senate, he could Chair Judiciary.
by roxanne conlin
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Aug 06, 2010 at 08:11 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
I doubt that it should come as any surprise, but this will hopefully help Roxanne raise some money. http://www.actblue.com/page/dean-dfa-jointendorsement I expect the corporations to bust ...
by the skipper
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jul 20, 2010 at 02:07 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I was flipping through the channels this evening and happenned upon Senator Chuck Grassley making comments about how allowing the tax cuts that he passed for Bush would cause rich people to be less ...
by Michael Bindner
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jul 14, 2010 at 07:54 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Thanks to all of your of your support, we won our primary last night! It's not just a win for our campaign, it's a win for progressives nationwide. We've earned the right to challenge Chuck Grassley,
by roxanne conlin
Comment Count 52 comments on Wed Jun 09, 2010 at 09:08 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
Since my last post there have been a couple of polls that changed some of my predictions, not in a major way, but I just wanted to record what the most accurate picture currently is of some of the ...
by chriscom
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Jun 05, 2010 at 02:24 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I always knew Chuck Grassley was going to be vulnerable, and that the way we’d beat him is to help our fellow Iowans see that he’s not working for them -- but for his Washington lobbyist ...
by roxanne conlin
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue May 25, 2010 at 07:37 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
If Senator Grassley fails to support to the Glass-Steagall amendment, that action by itself will signal to Iowans that he is on the side of unbridled greed by Wall Street firms instead of the ...
by Fiegen US Senate to Retire Grassley
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 17, 2010 at 09:15 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Research 2000 polled for KCCI Channel 8 in Des Moines. Senator Chuck "pull the plug on grandma" Grassley is finally below 50% and he ...
by 2laneIA
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu May 06, 2010 at 04:18 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Iowa's biggest embarrassment, Chuck Grassley, continues his fight against those Iowans who dare question his awesomeness and motives. Now he is resorting to public tiffs with those who dare ...
by rurallib
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Apr 14, 2010 at 07:05 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
A lot of presidents have used recess appointments, but it shows a lot of disregard for the Senate’s advise-and-consent role to bypass not just the full Senate, but also the committee of ...
by Fiegen US Senate to Retire Grassley
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Mar 30, 2010 at 11:45 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Democratic Senate candidate Tom Fiegen today said Senator Chuck Grassley’s flip-flops on health care reached new heights with his statement claiming credit for a provision in the bill.
by Fiegen US Senate to Retire Grassley
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Mar 29, 2010 at 11:13 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
As was reported earlier today on TPM, Senator Charles Grassley has sent out a press release taking credit for a provision included in the just-enacted Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care ...
by sam3am
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Mar 24, 2010 at 11:45 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Sunday morning news was rife with talk from Republican leaning pundits regarding Health Reform; the Israeli insult to America and the so-called Justice Department defense of terrorist in ...
by Taming the FOX
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Mar 14, 2010 at 01:08 PM PDT with 7 Recommends