Iowa

Rick Perry Discusses Immigration And Border Crisis In Washington DC

Perry’s Iowa Chairman Leaves Lagging Campaign

Sam Clovis said he had stepped down as Iowa state chairman after the former Texas governor stopped paying campaign staffers.

08/24/2015

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Perry Questions Border Wall Plans

Speaking on Wednesday at the Iowa State Fair, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said that building a wall is not the best way to secure the U.S. border and halt illegal immigration.

08/19/2015

2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rubio’s Slow Start Puzzles GOP

Presidential hopeful Marco Rubio’s slow campaign is puzzling GOP operatives in Iowa and New Hampshire, states where voters are used to getting attention early and often.

08/18/2015

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Perry Dials Back Christian Appeal In Iowa

Rick Perry bragged to an Iowa crowd about the strong economy in Texas, but he didn’t mention religion until 25 minutes into his address, and only then when asked about it.

07/30/2015

While George Bush was serving as the governor of Texas, brother Jeb Bush was serving as the governor of Florida.

Bush Starting Behind Others In Iowa

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush boasts blue chip donors, some of the best advisers in the campaign business and, of course, a famous political name. But when it comes to first-to-vote Iowa, he’s practically starting from scratch.

06/17/2015

Gov. Rick Perry (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Perry Seeks To Win Over Iowa

Rick Perry is working his way through Iowa one handshake, bear hug and backslap at a time. The approach contrasts with his failed presidential bid four years ago.

05/25/2015

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Perry Touts Texas Record In Iowa Return

Former Gov. Rick Perry touted his record of tax cuts and job creation throughout his time in Texas during a return trip to Iowa on Thursday, at a GOP organization event.

03/20/2015

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Authorities Place 4 Texas Disabled Men In Protective Care

4 mentally disabled, former employees of Henry’s Turkey Service, who were mistreated by the company, have been placed in protective care.

CBS 11–12/21/2014

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Perry In Iowa Again Courting Voters

Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Iowa for the fourth time in eight months, hoping to win over Republicans who delivered him a caucus loss when he ran for president two years ago.

07/19/2014

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Texans Still Recovering After “Cruel” Life On Iowa Turkey Farm

There are two special men living in North Texas who now show little sign of the awful things that happened to them for so many years. For decades they, and 30 other Texans like them, called an Iowa schoolhouse home and gutted turkeys for $65 a month.

CBS 11–06/19/2014

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Cruz Logging Serious Time In Iowa

Sen. Ted Cruz is heading to Iowa on Tuesday. This is his fourth trip there in eight months, logging some serious face-time in the state that kicks off presidential voting.

03/18/2014

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Perry Avoids 2016 Talk In Iowa

Gov. Rick Perry returned to Iowa for a visit that he said was focused on helping the state’s governor seek re-election — and not on a potential 2016 presidential bid of his own.

02/28/2014

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