A thoughtful Iowa-centered blog has up a presidential straw…

A thoughtful Iowa-centered blog has up a presidential straw poll up right now- please vote for me if you have time. Our 2012 GOP Presidential Straw Poll » Caffeinated Thoughts www.caffeinatedthoughts.com Just for fun, we at Caffeinated Thoughts are curious. Who do you favor as the Republican nominee for President if your caucus/primary was held today? Be sure to vote below. The straw poll will end on April 22, 2011 and we’ll announce the results on our Facebook page so be sure to like us there or wi

Continue reading

Congress may have just reached a deal to cut a laughable $38…

Congress may have just reached a deal to cut a laughable $38 billion, while we still run up nearly $2 trillion in new debt this year, but at least Rand has a thoughtful proposal to stop this madness and permanently cut unsustainable spending. The Rand Paul Shutdown Prevention Act – HUMAN EVENTS www.humanevents.com While Democrats have parked themselves on TV screens and wailed uselessly about budget cuts being the functional equivalent of murder, Republican S

Continue reading

Subcommittee Hearing: “Bullion Coin Programs of the United States Mint: Can They Be Improved?”

Members of a Congressional panel questioned Thursday why the U.S. Mint has created a shortage of high-quality bullion coins, causing a speculative run-up in value. The U.S. House of Representatives’ Domestic Monetary Policy Subcommittee was told that the country’s bullion coins are topnotch and have a potential high growth of …

Continue reading

I’ll be making two stops in Iowa on Monday. Please come see…

I’ll be making two stops in Iowa on Monday. Please come see me if you can! Dordt College Sioux Center Campus Center, 498 4th Avenue NE 9:20-10:00 AM – Leadership Roundtable (by invitation only) 10:00-10:45 AM – Lecture Kirkwood College Cedar Rapids Iowa Hall, third floor, Rooms A&B 2:45 – 3:00 PM – Press availability 3:00 – 3:45 PM – Lecture

Continue reading