Iowa caucus

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., talks to reporters as he arrives at a closed door briefing on June 4, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Graham Receives 2016 Advice In Iowa: ‘Show Up’

On his first trip to Iowa since getting into the early days of the 2016 presidential race, South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham heard some advice from Republicans already thinking about the state’s lead-off caucuses.


File photo of Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Scott Walker Is First Potential 2016 Candidate To Open Iowa Office

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is opening the first Iowa office among the potential 2016 Republican contenders for the presidency.


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O’Malley Steps Forward In Iowa As Potential 2016 Clinton Competitor

Martin O’Malley’s latest foray into Iowa begins, appropriately, in a place called Clinton.


The Republican Party must to do a better job reaching out to working class voters, former senator and GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum said Saturday. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santorum: GOP Should Focus On Working Class Over Business Owners

The Republican Party must to do a better job reaching out to working class voters, former senator and GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum said Saturday.


stock photo of Rick Santorum leaving a debate (credit:JEWEL SAMAD/Getty Images)

Iowa: Romney, Santorum Seesawing In Narrow Vote

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney waged a seesaw battle for supremacy in Iowa’s Republican presidential caucuses late Tuesday night, a dramatic opening round for the campaign to pick a challenger […]


Former Massachusetts governor and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney addresses supporters during a campaign rally at Pate Asphalt on Jan. 2, 2012 in Marion, Iowa. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Republican Presidential Hopefuls Arguing Up To Finish Line In Iowa

In the kickoff contest of the 2012 presidential race, Republican candidates argued up to Tuesday’s finish line in Iowa over which candidate the voters can trust and who they can count on to defeat President Barack Obama.


Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, speaks as former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., look on during the Republican presidential debate hosted by Bloomberg and the Washington Post on Oct. 11, 2011 at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Romney Attacks Paul Over Iran Comments

Republican presidential contenders Mitt Romney and Rick Perry on Wednesday assailed Ron Paul for saying the U.S. has no business bombing Iran to keep it from acquiring a nuclear weapon, drawing a sharp contrast with their rising rival as he returned to Iowa days before the lead-off caucuses.


A woman walks past placards displayed on a window by "Occupy Iowa Caucuses" activists at the protest headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa, on Dec. 27, 2011. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Occupy To Expand Iowa Protests As Caucus Nears

Now, to the dismay of Iowa Republicans, Occupy activists in Des Moines are vowing to expand their protests as GOP presidential hopefuls converge on the state that speaks first in the race for the party’s presidential nomination.


Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney speaks during a town hall meeting at the Memminger Auditorium on Dec. 17, 2011 in Charleston, S.C. (credit: Richard Ellis/Getty Images)

Romney: Obama, Biden Living In ‘Fantasyland’

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says the president and vice president are living in “fantasyland” if they think the economy is getting better.


Vice President Joe Biden. (credit: THANASSIS STAVRAKIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden Takes Swipe At Romney In Iowa Op-Ed

In a likely preview of the general-election argument to come, Vice President Joe Biden and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney traded barbs Friday over whose economic policies are best for the country.