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Five Points to Remember About the Iowa Caucuses

Tonight, finally, Iowans cast the first meaningful votes of the 2012 election cycle.  Here are five aspects of the process to keep in mind. A.  Logistics. There are 1,774 caucus precincts located mostly in public buildings (churches, schools, etc.) but … Continue reading

All Iowa, All The Time: Who Will Finish Second?

With less than a week to go before the Jan. 3 Iowa caucus, the latest PPP Iowa poll continues to show Ron Paul in a slight lead over Mitt Romney, with Newt Gingrich in third.  None of the numbers have … Continue reading

Don’t Fear The Reaper? The Latest Iowa Poll Results

What if the Iowa caucus results don’t matter? I raise the question in light of the most recent Iowa poll that shows Gingrich’s support almost halved during the last two weeks, from about 27% to 14%, putting him third behind … Continue reading