1. ROUNDUP: Bad Day for Joni Ernst

    Yesterday, numerous stories surfaced that raised further questions about Joni Ernst’s background and made it all the more clear that her policies would have devastating consequences for Iowans. Ahead of the final Senate debate, news broke that while Joni Ernst typically expresses “disdain for federal meddling,” there’s one federal regulation...
  2. IDP Statement on Senate Debate

    Des Moines – Iowa Democratic Party Chair Scott Brennan released the following statement on tonight’s Senate debate: “Bruce Braley won the debate tonight and proved that in this Senate race, he’s the only candidate who will work for all of Iowa’s families, while Joni Ernst is running to represent millionaires,...
  3. IMMIGRATION CONFUSION: Joni Ernst Flip-Flops on Immigrant Children During Debate; Had Attacked Braley for Holding her Current Position

    When asked if she would vote to repeal Obama’s DACA at debate, Ernst said “No, I would not.”  Said “I don’t believe in amnesty” at debate, but called expanding DACA “executive amnesty” less than two months ago Ernst campaign’s bizarre explanation for new position: “she would not outright repeal DACA...

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