Harkin Spearheading Effort for Another Failed Stimulus

For Immediate Release June 15, 2011 Harkin Spearheading Effort for Another Failed Stimulus Senator Calls for Higher Taxes, More Government Spending DES MOINES- Iowa GOP Chairman Matt Strawn railed against Senator Tom Harkin’s plan for a second stimulus following the Senator’s floor speech on Tuesday, June 14 where he stated, “We need more stimulus now.” Harkin’s Tuesday … [Read more...]

Updated Status of the Lincoln Dinner

MEMORANDUM TO: Reporters and Editors FR: Casey Mills RE: 2011 Lincoln Dinner DA: Thursday, May 19, 2011 _________________________________________________________________________ Earlier today the Iowa GOP was informed that Mr. Trump will not attend and keynote the June 10 Lincoln Dinner. Citing Mr. Trump’s unique appeal and the close proximity to the event, the Iowa GOP … [Read more...]

Senate Democrats Lack Budget Credibility

MEMORANDUM TO: Reporters and Editors FR: Matthew N. Strawn, Chairman, Republican Party of Iowa RE: Senate Democrat’s Budget Credibility DA: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 _________________________________________________________________________ Iowa GOP Chairman Matt Strawn issued the comment below following the announcement of Senate Democrat’s budget campaign tour. “To think … [Read more...]

Status of June 10 Lincoln Dinner

MEMORANDUM TO: Reporters and Editors FR: Casey Mills RE: June 10 Lincoln Dinner DA: Monday, May 16, 2011 _________________________________________________________________________ Iowa GOP Spokesman Casey Mills issued the comment below regarding the status of the June 10 Lincoln Dinner. “While our invitation to Mr. Trump never hinged on a potential Trump candidacy, … [Read more...]

Chairman Strawn Congratulates New SC GOP Chair Chad Connelly

MEMORANDUM TO: Reporters and Editors FR: Matthew N. Strawn, Chairman, Republican Party of Iowa RE: Election of Chair Chad Connelly DA: Saturday, May 07, 2011 ___________________________________________________________________________ Iowa GOP Chairman Matt Strawn issued the comment below following the election of South Carolina GOP Chairman Chad Connelly. “Karen Floyd has … [Read more...]