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5 Critical Questions Senator Ernst Needs to Answer Now on Dark Money Scheme

Senator Ernst has not commented on the story — and the Ernst campaign “did not offer any evidence to contradict the AP report” On Friday, the Associated Press published a scathing report raising questions about Senator Joni Ernst working “in close concert” with an outside dark money group set up by her top political aides to benefit her re-election, a degree of overlap that legal […]

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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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RATINGS CHANGE: Inside Elections Moves Iowa Senate Race In Dems’ Direction, Building on Theresa Greenfield’s Momentum

Greenfield Touted as “Democratic frontrunner” on Heels of News that She Outraised Out-of-Touch Incumbent Senator Joni Ernst Inside Elections moved its rating for Iowa’s U.S. Senate race in Democrats’ favor today, from “Likely Republican” to “Lean Republican,” highlighting out-of-touch incumbent Senator Joni Ernst’s shaky standing with voters and touting “Democratic frontrunner” Theresa Greenfield’s farm-kid background as an asset […]

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UFCW Local 431 Endorses Theresa Greenfield for U.S. Senate

“As our next Senator, Iowans can count on Theresa to be a strong voice for progress taking on the corporate special interests and fighting for a level playing field for Iowa workers trying to make ends meet” Today, United Food and Commercial Workers Local 431 announced their endorsement of Theresa Greenfield in her campaign for […]

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Christie Vilsack Endorses Theresa Greenfield for U.S. Senate

“With all the gridlock and mudslinging in Washington, Theresa Greenfield is exactly the kind of commonsense leader Iowans need fighting for our families in the Senate” Today, former Iowa First Lady Christie Vilsack announced her endorsement of Des Moines business leader Theresa Greenfield for U.S. Senate. Vilsack is a native Iowan and dedicated literacy advocate who most recently served the […]

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