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Branstad: Never say never to another campaign

IOWA CITY — Leading the cheers for the Republican “team” of candidates in recent days, Gov. Terry Branstad didn’t seem ... »

Voting won't be the last questions for some Iowans on Election Day

CEDAR RAPIDS — For some Iowa voters, deciding between Joni Ernst and Bruce Braley won't be the last question they'll be asked on Election Day ... »

Voter enthusiasm lifts GOP’s hopes of congressional wins

IOWA CITY — Gov. Terry Branstad was introduced at an Iowa City campaign rally at as the quarterback of Iowa Republicans’ election tea ... »

Braley invokes Truman in predicting Senate win

CEDAR RAPIDS — U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin encouraged Democratic volunteers to ignore polls showing the race to succeed him slipping away from 1st ... »

New Quinnipiac poll shows Iowa U.S. Senate race dead even

CEDAR RAPIDS — Dead even. Neck-and-neck. Down to the wire.

The Iowa U.S. Senate race is tied at 47 percent for Democrat Bruce Braley a ... »

Ernst kicks off final campaign tour in U.S. Senate race

ANKENY — Borrowing a phrase from one of her primary election opponents, Joni Ernst is asking supporters to do “one more thing” ... »

National eyes on Braley, Ernst race

DES MOINES — On Tuesday, Election Day, the nation’s eyes will be on Iowa.

As the first-in-the-nation presidential caucus state, ... »

Republican team upbeat on Iowa campaign trail

WEST DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad and U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst led an upbeat band of GOP candidates around western Iowa o ... »

American dream, opportunity on the ballot, Blum, Fiorina say

CEDAR RAPIDS — More than the names on the ballot, the 2014 midterm election is about “the future of this country and what we want our ... »

Braley campaign mixes breakfast, voter recruitment

WATERLOO — Customers at Morg’s diner in downtown Waterloo enjoyed their eggs and bacon with a side of politics on Thursday morning. »

Branstad remains confident heading into home stretch

BONDURANT — Gov. Terry Branstad urged supporters Thursday to take nothing for granted in next week’s general election, while a fellow ... »

New Quinnipiac poll shows Ernst pulling away from Braley in U.S. Senate race

DES MOINES — Joni Ernst is pulling away from Bruce Braley in the final days before the election, a new poll suggests.

Ernst leads Bral ... »

PHOTOS: On the trail with Joni Ernst

CEDAR RAPIDS — To get a look behind the scenes of Iowa's hotly-contested U.S. Senate race, Gazette photographer Stephen Mally spent a day on ... »

Rubio: More people will achieve American dream with Ernst in Senate

WILLIAMSBURG — “You learn something new every day,” Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said Tuesday when told about the unincorporated w ... »

PHOTOS: On the trail with Bruce Braley

CEDAR RAPIDS — To get a look behind the scenes of Iowa’s hotly-contested U.S. Senate race, Gazette photographer Stephen Mally spent a ... »

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