Mark Van Auken @markvanauken ?active 2 years, 5 months ago
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Vilsack: Jobs plan, trade pacts will bolster Iowa economy 2 years, 5 months ago · View
$30 more per week to save.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Branstad can hire outside counsel to defend him in item-veto lawsuit 2 years, 6 months ago · View
No complaints will be heard.
We have the very best government and govorner that money can buy.
Just button yer lip.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Tea Party Express ‘no name’ revue encourages political involvement 2 years, 6 months ago · View
The no shows on the part of the elite should tell all the tea folks just what the big names think of them.
Figure it out.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Online votes could net $100,000 for Lake MacBride State Park 2 years, 7 months ago · View
Well, every storm cloud has a silver lining-with less DNR out there, the folks who can’t afford meat or fish any more will be able to use more effective means to take game and fish.
It looks like the govorner IS actually doing something for the poor! AND saving money at the same time!
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Branstad welcomes presidential disaster declaration for six western Iowa counties 2 years, 8 months ago · View
Mr. Branstad hates everything about washington, democrats, Obama, etc, etc, etc.
Until it is time to welcome the money, that is.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Lawmakers downplay likelihood of state government shutdown 2 years, 10 months ago · View
Having Mr. Branstad back as govornor is not going to be a treat for most of us.
Couldn’t anyone remember his record from last time?
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Iowa Public Radio dials in on federal funding threats 2 years, 11 months ago · View
Hope they can stay on. I enjoyed watching Roxanne Conlin show Chuck Grassley up for the type of politician he is during debate.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Lawmakers draft impeachment papers for Iowa Supreme Court justices 3 years ago · View
I am afraid I must agree with Jeff Klinzman.
A witch hunt is just that-a witch hunt.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Health care reform requires new way of thinking, leaders say 3 years ago · View
$2000.00 for a shot and an Xray.
The screwers are devising new and various ways to screw you.
Don’t like it? Don’t read it.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Corbett asks Iowa lawmakers for $200 million for flood recovery 3 years ago · View
I am sure our govornor will come up with some “compromise” that will be deemed suitable by the players involved…
I don’t shop in Cedar Rapids any more, and the traffic cam cash cow is one of the many reasons.
And, no, I did not get a ticket, so save yourselves the trouble and bother of looking my name up on the shame sheet.
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Sharing the pain: Iowa delegation cutting expenses 3 years ago · View
“Sharing the pain”??
Mark Van Auken commented on the blog post Iowa Democratic, GOP lawmakers square off over state spending cuts 3 years, 1 month ago · View
“Squeeze them, Panck, squeeze them HARD!”