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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Jazz trumpet player with rock pedigree to kick off seriesAlthough Jim Oatts is an inductee of the Iowa Rock ’n’ Roll Music Association H
Jazz trumpet player with rock pedigree to kick off series
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Although Jim Oatts is an inductee of the Iowa Rock ’n’ Roll Music Association Hall of Fame, he will come to Topeka this weekend to play trumpet with the Topeka Jazz Workshop Band to kick off the 47th annual Topeka Jazz Concert Series. Oatts and the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Albert M. FelkerAlbert was born Feb. 17, 1929, in Oak Park, the son of Hugh W. and Ruth (Newcom
Albert M. Felker
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Albert was born Feb. 17, 1929, in Oak Park, the son of Hugh W. and Ruth (Newcomer) Felker.�He served in the Air Force during the Korean War, stationed in Bangor, Maine.�Albert graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from Drake... Read more
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News 8000
Iowa county considers raising minimum wageJohnson County leaders appear set to approve a minimum wage increase, but the c
Iowa county considers raising minimum wage
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Johnson County leaders appear set to approve a minimum wage increase, but the county's largest employer may not be subject to the pay hike. University of Iowa spokeswoman Jeneane Beck said the UI doesn't have a position on the proposal, but because... Read more
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Business Wire
Fantasy Sports and Youth Sports Coaching Issues to be Addressed at Sept. 10 Sports Law and Ethics Symposium at Santa Clara UniversitySANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The sixth annual Sports Law and Ethics Sy
Fantasy Sports and Youth Sports Coaching Issues to be Addressed at Sept. 10 Sports Law and Ethics Symposium at Santa Clara University
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The sixth annual Sports Law and Ethics Symposium hosted by the Santa Clara University Institute of Sports Law and Ethics will address the intellectual-property and business-law facets of fantasy sports; the need... Read more
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ESPN
College football stadium odditiesTradition may be college football's greatest asset, and from the blue field at
College football stadium oddities
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
Tradition may be college football's greatest asset, and from the blue field at Boise State to the pink locker room at Iowa, the famed hedges at Georgia to Touchdown Jesus looming over Notre Dame Stadium, the arenas where the games are played are... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
'Back to School Bash' Helps Prepare StudentsDES MOINES, Iowa — Hundreds of Des Moines kids had some help getting ready for
'Back to School Bash' Helps Prepare Students
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa — Hundreds of Des Moines kids had some help getting ready for school thanks to Drake University. Drake celebrated a decade of community outreach with its 10th annual Back to School Bash Sunday. The event is a way for students and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie gets campaign help from Dallas Cowboys owner, Iowa House speakerTwo men – each stars in their own worlds, and each a recent friend to Chris Chr
Christie gets campaign help from Dallas Cowboys owner, Iowa House speaker
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Two men – each stars in their own worlds, and each a recent friend to Chris Christie – are promising to help the governor’s sluggish presidential campaign. Jerry Jones, the owner of the Dallas Cowboys, plans a fundraiser for Christie and the outgoing... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Drake UniversityDES MOINES — Jenna Nelson of Fairfield and Krystin Bradshaw of Hedrick were nam
Drake University
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 7 days ago
DES MOINES — Jenna Nelson of Fairfield and Krystin Bradshaw of Hedrick were named to the spring dean’s list at . This academic honor is achieved by earning a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the spring 2015 ...... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Peters, Soule named to Drake University spring president’s listDES MOINES — Danielle Peters and Tara Soule, both of Newton, were named to the
Peters, Soule named to Drake University spring president’s list
Newton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
DES MOINES — Danielle Peters and Tara Soule, both of Newton, were named to the president’s list at Drake University. This academic honor is achieved by earning a straight-A grade point average of 4.0 for the spring 2015 semester. Drake University is... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Conrad enters FD council race''I believe I bring an understanding of how government works, an ability to wor
Conrad enters FD council race
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
''I believe I bring an understanding of how government works, an ability to work well with others, negotiation skills and a love of my hometown,'' Conrad said in a statement announcing his candidacy. He is an attorney with the law firm Baker,... Read more
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Freeman journal
WC students head back to class MondayStudents will have a chance to ease back into the classroom routine as Monday a
WC students head back to class Monday
Freeman journal / Posted 7 days ago
Students will have a chance to ease back into the classroom routine as Monday and Tuesday will be two-hour early outs. The teachers, however, will have professional development activities those days. The full-day schedule will begin on... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Politicians, newsmakers face tough questions on KCCI 8 News Close UpKCCI today announced the launch of KCCI 8 News Close Up, a weekly program featu
Politicians, newsmakers face tough questions on KCCI 8 News Close Up
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
KCCI today announced the launch of KCCI 8 News Close Up, a weekly program featuring in-depth interviews with politicians, newsmakers and community leaders presented by members of Central Iowa’s most watched news team. The program will debut August... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Productive summer for SE's O'ToolO'Tool received an invitation to compete with 800 of the top high school and mi
Productive summer for SE's O'Tool
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 10 days ago
O'Tool received an invitation to compete with 800 of the top high school and middle school football players from around the country. He scored the spot after being named the MVP of the linebacker group during a regional camp in Minneapolis. During... Read more
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CNN
Iowa Stare Fair: What we learnedHere are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six mon
Iowa Stare Fair: What we learned
CNN / Posted 11 days ago
Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before voters will head to Iowa's caucuses. 1. Trump steals the show -- but what's it worth at the polls? As his helicopter whirred overhead, children taking free... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Iowa State Fair: What We LearnedIt was Donald Trump’s show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What We Learned
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump’s show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State’s summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Iowa State Fair: What we learned | Politics - Home Here are five takeaways less than six months before voters
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
| Politics - Home Here are five takeaways less than six months before voters will head to Iowa's caucuses By Eric Bradner and Jeremy Diamond CNN Win McNamee/Getty Images It was... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
Local 10 Miami / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KSPR Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Iowa State Fair: What we learnedIt was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played ma
Iowa State Fair: What we learned
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
It was Donald Trump's show, but several other presidential contenders played major supporting roles through a surreal opening weekend at the Iowa State Fair. Here are five takeaways from the Hawkeye State's summer draw, less than six months before... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Choral Society prepares for seasonRehersal is open to both current members and new singers who are interested in
Choral Society prepares for season
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 12 days ago
Rehersal is open to both current members and new singers who are interested in learning and sharing choral music. The first concert of the season will be Oct. 25 and will feature music that celebrates the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Ted Cruz: The conservative oratorSHELDON, Iowa — Of the 21 candidates running for president this year, many are
Ted Cruz: The conservative orator
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
SHELDON, Iowa — Of the 21 candidates running for president this year, many are excellent speakers. But there is only one true orator in the race: Republican Ted Cruz. In a summer swing through Iowa, Cruz addressed a range of crowds in a variety of... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
VIOLET ANN CARLSONViolet Ann Erickson, the daughter of Orville and Sylvia (Larson) Erickson, was
VIOLET ANN CARLSON
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 14 days ago
Violet Ann Erickson, the daughter of Orville and Sylvia (Larson) Erickson, was born September 12, 1929 in Thor, Iowa. She graduated from Eagle Grove High School in 1948 and later from Drake University with a teaching degree. On August 28, 1955,... Read more
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Washington Post
Slogging through Iowa, O’Malley insists he is still in the gameDemocratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley, greets supporters during the
Slogging through Iowa, O’Malley insists he is still in the game
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley, greets supporters during the opening of his Cedar Rapids Field office on Aug. 5. (Charlie Neibergall/AP) CHARLES CITY, Iowa —As Democratic presidential longshot Martin O’Malley slogs through Iowa,... Read more
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The Star
Significant progress seen in Asean economic integration“The region is putting in tremendous effort to achieve full integration by year
Significant progress seen in Asean economic integration
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
“The region is putting in tremendous effort to achieve full integration by year-end as outlined in the Asean Economic Community (AEC) blueprint,” he told Bernama after Asean-US Trade Winds Forum at Malaysian Embasssy here on Wednesday. The half-day... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Presidential debate boosts Rubio, polls showWASHINGTON — The raucous Republican presidential campaign debate last week gave
Presidential debate boosts Rubio, polls show
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON — The raucous Republican presidential campaign debate last week gave a boost to Sen. Marco Rubio and left former Gov. Jeb Bush mired in the midst of a big pack of candidates, according to new polls and political observers in Iowa and New... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Presidential debate boosts Rubio, polls showWASHINGTON — The raucous Republican presidential campaign debate last week gave
Presidential debate boosts Rubio, polls show
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
WASHINGTON — The raucous Republican presidential campaign debate last week gave a boost to Sen. Marco Rubio and left former Gov. Jeb Bush mired in the midst of a big pack of candidates, according to new polls and political observers in Iowa and New... Read more
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UCD Advocate
Tessa Blair, Author at The AdvocateCU DENVER WELCOMES ALLISON WATROUS There are several new professors joining CU
Tessa Blair, Author at The Advocate
UCD Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
CU DENVER WELCOMES ALLISON WATROUS There are several new professors joining CU Denver’s College of Arts and Media (CAM) department this year, providing exciting new opportunities for many creative minds. Allison Watrous— a native-born Coloradan, who... Read more
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UCD Advocate
A Professor Not Just Acting the PartCU DENVER WELCOMES ALLISON WATROUS There are several new professors joining CU
A Professor Not Just Acting the Part
UCD Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
CU DENVER WELCOMES ALLISON WATROUS There are several new professors joining CU Denver’s College of Arts and Media (CAM) department this year, providing exciting new opportunities for many creative minds. Allison Watrous— a native-born Coloradan, who... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Rick Perry Stops Paying Iowa StaffersDES MOINES, Iowa — News broke Monday night Rick Perry would stop paying his sta
Rick Perry Stops Paying Iowa Staffers
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 17 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa — News broke Monday night Rick Perry would stop paying his staffers at his campaign headquarters in Texas as well as in the early caucus and primary states including Iowa. “We weren’t really surprised on the Rick Perry campaign that... Read more
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Boston Herald
CBS News execs talk Donald Trump dilemma, debate dates, revamped convention coverageCBS News is preparing to host two presidential primary debates in the coming mo
CBS News execs talk Donald Trump dilemma, debate dates, revamped convention coverage
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
CBS News is preparing to host two presidential primary debates in the coming months. And like every other news outlet, CBS News brass are wrestling with the most substantive way to cover a race that has become "the summer of Trump," in the words of... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Area coaches rising in Division I ranksPosted Saturday, August 8, 2015, at 4:59 PM With the recent hiring of former B
Area coaches rising in Division I ranks
Greene County Daily World / Posted 20 days ago
Posted Saturday, August 8, 2015, at 4:59 PM With the recent hiring of former Bloomfield softball coach Nicole Fougerousse as the lead assistant softball coach at Tennessee State University, there are now three... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Iowans on both sides of aisle react to debate's 'Trump Factor'The Iowa Trump campaign held a Republican presidential candidates debate watch
Iowans on both sides of aisle react to debate's 'Trump Factor'
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 21 days ago
The Iowa Trump campaign held a Republican presidential candidates debate watch party Thursday evening at Jethro's BBQ 'n Jambalaya. KCCI spoke to Iowans on both sides of the political divide and they say the so-called“Trump Factor” was one of the... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
KCCI to co-sponsor nationally televised Democratic debateKCCI will partner with CBS News and The Des Moines Register to host a nationall
KCCI to co-sponsor nationally televised Democratic debate
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 22 days ago
KCCI will partner with CBS News and The Des Moines Register to host a nationally televised prime-time Democratic presidential debate on Nov. 14, the Democratic National Committee announced Thursday. It will be the only Iowa debate sanctioned by the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Democrats release schedule for six debates; rivals say dates favor HillaryHillary Clinton, pictured at a July 17 rally in Iowa, is the front-runner of th
Democrats release schedule for six debates; rivals say dates favor Hillary
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
Hillary Clinton, pictured at a July 17 rally in Iowa, is the front-runner of the Democratic party. The Democratic National Committee on Thursday announced its schedule for six presidential debates, which will begin in October and continue through... Read more
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