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Roll Call
Why Senate Attendance Attacks Are Usually Bogushearing transcripts," the aide said. Rep. Bruce Braley, the Democrat running f
Why Senate Attendance Attacks Are Usually Bogus
Roll Call / Posted 3 hours ago
hearing transcripts," the aide said. Rep. Bruce Braley, the Democrat running for the Iowa seat being vacated retiring Sen. Tom Harkin, has faced criticism for attendance at the Oversight and Government Reform, and Veterans Affairs Committees. In... Read more
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Roll Call
NRSC Ad Hits Bruce Braley on Congressional Attendancename=iframe] Braley faces Republican state Sen. Joni Ernst in the race for the
NRSC Ad Hits Bruce Braley on Congressional Attendance
Roll Call / Posted 3 hours ago
name=iframe] Braley faces Republican state Sen. Joni Ernst in the race for the seat of retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin. It's developed into a top GOP pickup opportunity and will help decide which party holds the majority in the next... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
PEF's Stacy Lightfoot Wins National Excellence In Education Awardnoted for being "a champion for underrepresented students.” Past recipients inc
PEF's Stacy Lightfoot Wins National Excellence In Education Award
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
noted for being "a champion for underrepresented students.” Past recipients include First Lady Michelle Obama, U.S. Senator Tom Harkin, and U.S. Senator Patty Murray. This is the second time Ms. Lightfoot has been recognized nationally in the last... Read more
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The Atlantic
How the Republican Party Split the Bipartisan Consensus on Disability Issuesfigure. Disability politics used to be bipartisan. The Americans with Disabili
How the Republican Party Split the Bipartisan Consensus on Disability Issues
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
figure. Disability politics used to be bipartisan. The Americans with Disabilities Act was primarily authored by Senator Tom Harkin, an Iowa Democrat. It passed the Senate and House overwhelmingly—91-6 and 377–28, respectively, and was signed... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Quackademic medicine marches on, Stanford editionNCCIH was not formed because the physicians and scientists running the NIH dema
Quackademic medicine marches on, Stanford edition
ScienceBlogs / Posted 7 days ago
NCCIH was not formed because the physicians and scientists running the NIH demanded it. It was formed because Senator Tom Harkin, who believed that bee pollen cured his allergies and was interested in a lot of quackery, used his power to bring... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Brain cancer replaces leukemia as deadliest cancer for kids, study showsThis image depicts the exterior of CDC's "Tom Harkin Global Communications Cent
Brain cancer replaces leukemia as deadliest cancer for kids, study shows
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 10 days ago
This image depicts the exterior of CDC's "Tom Harkin Global Communications Center" located on the organization's Roybal Campus in Atlanta, Georgia. (Centers for Disease Control via CNN) Brain cancer has surpassed leukemia as the deadliest cancer for... Read more
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Roll Call
Bruce Braley Apologizes to Grassley for 'Farmer' Slightfor all of America," the spokesperson added. Braley is currently favored to ho
Bruce Braley Apologizes to Grassley for 'Farmer' Slight
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
for all of America," the spokesperson added. Braley is currently favored to hold the seat of retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin, as the race is rated Leans Democrat by Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call. Republicans face a complicated and... Read more
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Roll Call
Where Are They Now?in West Virginia. She presently hosts a call-in talk show. Former Iowa Rep. Bru
Where Are They Now?
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
in West Virginia. She presently hosts a call-in talk show. Former Iowa Rep. Bruce Braley Then: After former Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin decided to retire when his term expired in 2014, Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley, a four-term congressman, was... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Feds crack down on 'corporate' collegesis that I derive income from a traditional, brick and mortar university. But f
Feds crack down on 'corporate' colleges
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
is that I derive income from a traditional, brick and mortar university. But facts are facts and former U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, developed many related to the “corporatizing” (money grab) of higher education a few years ago. They... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Trade Bill Clinton for Hillary? Ross Perot for the Donald? It's in the cardsWhy? Because even Tricky Dick packs more pizzazz than many of the ‘92 hapless h
Trade Bill Clinton for Hillary? Ross Perot for the Donald? It's in the cards
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
Why? Because even Tricky Dick packs more pizzazz than many of the ‘92 hapless hopefuls. Paul Tsongas? Douglas Wilder? Tom Harkin? Snooze. Otherwise, I got one card with George Bush standing at a podium and looking irritable, if you can... Read more
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AdWeek
Chuck Todd on Why Donald Trump Probably Won’t Skip the Presidential Debatesis Chuck Todd, a political wonk who got his start in politics briefly working f
Chuck Todd on Why Donald Trump Probably Won’t Skip the Presidential Debates
AdWeek / Posted 15 days ago
is Chuck Todd, a political wonk who got his start in politics briefly working for the 1992 presidential campaign of Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa). "Basically, I was the runner to go to the bank to deposit checks," he explained. After 15 years at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sen. Joni Ernst tries to rise with Donald Trump by her side2014 and went on to beat Bill Braley, then a Democratic congressman, to claim t
Sen. Joni Ernst tries to rise with Donald Trump by her side
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
2014 and went on to beat Bill Braley, then a Democratic congressman, to claim the Senate seat previously held by Democrat Tom Harkin, who chose not to run for a sixth term. Almost immediately, her political talent was apparent to influential... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sen. Joni Ernst tries to rise with Donald Trump by her side2014 and went on to beat Bill Braley, then a Democratic congressman, to claim t
Sen. Joni Ernst tries to rise with Donald Trump by her side
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
2014 and went on to beat Bill Braley, then a Democratic congressman, to claim the Senate seat previously held by Democrat Tom Harkin, who chose not to run for a sixth term. Almost immediately, her political talent was apparent to influential... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Second annual Progress Iowa Corn Feed underway this weekendfederal office. Participants eat Iowa sweet corn and discuss progressive ideas.
Second annual Progress Iowa Corn Feed underway this weekend
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted a month ago
federal office. Participants eat Iowa sweet corn and discuss progressive ideas. Organizers said the event is similar to the Harkin Steak Fry, named after retired Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin, and kicks off at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Simon Estes Amphith... Read more

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