Iowans at the Convention
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Iowans at the Convention

At last night’s opening session of the GOP Convention, Johnson County members of the Iowa delegation  were in short supply. We did have a chance to chat with alternate delegate Westhenry Ioerger of Alden. The two main issues for the 19 year-old are religious freedom and agriculture. He commented: “He (presumptive nominee Donald Trump) hasn’t been clear … Continue reading

A woman stood
GOP Day 1

A woman stood

A woman stood and spoke in forceful, measured words, at a podium in the sun, describing the death of her son in a police shooting. Her audience was small but intent. “Let’s come together for Cleveland, Ohio,” she said. “Let’s stop the violence,” while all around her moved armed figures in gray and black, with hats … Continue reading