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Free Speech Advocacy Group Reaches Settlement With Iowa State

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 9:30am 3/14/2020 at 9:30am

Speech First is doing some great work to defend free expression on college campuses.

From their website:

SPEECH FIRST V. ISU; SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT

– In January 2020, Speech First sued Iowa State University...

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New Art Course at Iowa State University to Emphasize ‘Critical Whiteness’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 6, 2020 at 8:00am 3/6/2020 at 8:00am

This is another example of the subject of study being eclipsed by left-wing ‘woke’ politics.

The College Fix reports:

New Iowa State University art course to emphasize ‘critical whiteness’

A new one-credit art course at Iowa State University will “talk about white privilege” and “emphasize critical whiteness.”

“Diversity in Art,” taught by Women’s and Gender...

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Sanders Campaign Wants Partial Recanvass of Some Iowa Precincts

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 10, 2020 at 5:00pm 2/10/2020 at 5:00pm
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2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) will not go quietly.

His campaign wants the Iowa Democratic Party (IDP) to recanvass 25 precincts and three satellite caucuses.

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VIDEO: Iowa Board of Regents Meeting Shut Down by Student Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 1:30pm 2/8/2020 at 1:30pm

The student protesters were demanding a tuition freeze. Wait until they find out how expensive free college would be.

The Gazette reports:

Student protesters shut down Iowa Board of Regents meeting

Students from across Iowa’s three public universities on Wednesday shut down a Board of Regents by interrupting its afternoon session with loud chants,...

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Iowa Democratic Party Declares Buttigieg Winner of Iowa Caucus

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 9:08pm 2/6/2020 at 9:08pm
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Reuters tweeted out that the Iowa Democratic Party declared former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg winner of Monday night’s caucuses.

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Tom Perez: ‘I am Calling on the Iowa Democratic Party to Immediately Begin a Recanvass’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 2:00pm 2/6/2020 at 2:00pm
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Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tom Perez demanded the Iowa Democratic Party (IDP) “to immediately begin a recanvass” because they still do not have the results from the caucus.

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The Iowa Caucus Story You Haven’t Heard: Trump Broke Obama’s 2012 Record for Reelection Turnout

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 1:00pm 2/5/2020 at 1:00pm
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The last two days have been saturated with media reports about the disaster of the Democrat caucus in Iowa and for good reasons. You probably have not heard much about the Iowa Republican caucus, but there was a significant development there.

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Buttigieg Leads in Iowa With 26.9% of Delegates With 62% Precincts Reporting

https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/iowa-caucuses-live-results-coverage-2020/index.html
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 5:23pm 2/4/2020 at 5:23pm
https://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/iowa-caucuses-live-results-coverage-2020/index.html

The Iowa Democratic Party (IDP) released results from 62% of its precincts reporting.

Former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg has a slight leader over Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), 26.9% to 25.1%.

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Iowa Caucus Problems Stem From App Started by Former Hillary Clinton Staffers

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 12:07pm 2/4/2020 at 12:07pm
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Everything I write about in this post will no doubt add to conspiracy theories surrounding the Iowa caucuses.

After all, it centers around failed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

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MSNBC’s Chris Matthews: ‘Democrats Can’t Even Get a Three Car Funeral Organized’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 9:00am 2/4/2020 at 9:00am
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The Democratic Party became a laughingstock late Monday night, even amongst its staunchest supporters, due to the messy Iowa caucuses.

MSNBC’s Chris Matthews did not hold back his feelings.

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Iowa Caucus Chaos: Results Not Released Due to ‘Inconsistencies in the Reporting’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 7:59am 2/4/2020 at 7:59am
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What a way for the Democrats to begin their 2020 election season! They still do not have a winner in the Iowa caucuses due to “inconsistencies in the reporting:”

“In addition to the tech systems being used to tabulate results, we are also using photos of results and a paper trail to...

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Iowa Caucuses: 2020 Democratic Presidential Candidates Kick off Election Season

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 3, 2020 at 8:00pm 2/3/2020 at 8:00pm
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The 2020 presidential election officially begins tonight at 8 p.m. ET across the state of Iowa.

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Poll: Elizabeth Warren Sinks to Fourth Place Behind Amy Klobuchar in Iowa

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 8:00pm 1/28/2020 at 8:00pm
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With the Iowa Democratic caucuses now less than a week away, candidates for president and their campaign staffers are scrambling to win over undecideds and others who are not fully committed to their first candidate of choice.
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Iowa Debate: Warren, Sanders Face Off a Day After Sexism Row

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 8:30pm 1/14/2020 at 8:30pm
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Six Democratic presidential hopefuls take the stage at Drake University in Des Moines, IA.

It begins at 9 pm EST on CNN.

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Dem Worries About ‘Electability’ Dogging Warren Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 13, 2020 at 1:30pm 1/13/2020 at 1:30pm
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Electability has started to bother the Democratic Party with Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) front and center.

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Diversity For Thee, But Not For We: Next Dem Debate Will Be All White

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 9:00am 1/8/2020 at 9:00am
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The number of candidates on the stage is going to look a little bit more normal at next week’s Democrat debate. So far, only five candidates have met the required thresholds for the CNN/Des Moines Register event.

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Iowa State Accused of Chilling Student Free Speech Ahead of Caucuses

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 12:00pm 1/7/2020 at 12:00pm

The free speech advocacy group “Speech First” is launching a lawsuit over this.

Campus Reform reports:

LAWSUIT: Free speech org says Iowa State is ‘chilling’ political speech ahead of caucuses

The nonprofit student...

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