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Senator Ernst “Not Saying” Whether She Supports Lawsuit to End Pre-Existing Conditions Protections for Iowans

After voting repeatedly to gut Iowans’ health care protections, Ernst “not saying” whether she supports lawsuit to end pre-existing conditions protections & Medicaid expansion Days after the Supreme Court announced it will hear the federal lawsuit that could send health care costs soaring, shutter rural hospitals, and end pre-existing conditions protections for hundreds of thousands of […]

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IA-Sen: Greenfield Raises Record-Breaking Numbers In Q4

Elizabeth Meyer, Iowa Starting Line January 9th, 2020 Original Article Democrat Theresa Greenfield raised more money in the last off-year fundraising quarter than any previous Iowa U.S. Senate challenger, according to figures released today by the Greenfield campaign. Greenfield, a Des Moines businesswoman and one of five Democrats vying to take on Republican Sen. Joni […]

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Something happened in Iowa today that will matter in 2020

Chris Cillizza, CNN Original Article Washington (CNN)To win back the Senate next November, Democrats need to net three seats (if they beat Donald Trump) or four (if they don’t).The numbers — 22 Republican seats up, just 12 Democratic ones — suggest this is eminently doable. And it might be! But the actual GOP-held seats are less appealing […]

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Iowa Democrat tops Ernst in third-quarter fundraising for Senate race

Tal Axelrod, The Hill October 11, 2019 Original Article An Iowa Democrat outraised incumbent Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) in the third quarter of 2019 in the Hawkeye State’s competitive Senate race. Theresa Greenfield, who launched her campaign to unseat Ernst in June, said she raised more than $1.1 million in the year’s third quarter, compared with reports that Ernst raised just under […]

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