ABOUT 47 WEEKS AGO, SAM CLOVIS ANNOUNCED HIS INTENTIONS TO SEEK THE G-O-P NOMINATION FOR IOWA’S U.S. SENATE SEAT BEING VACATED BY TOM HARKIN.
WHILE THE MORNINGSIDE COLLEGE PROFESSOR WAS WELL KNOWN IN NORTHWEST IOWA FOR APPEARING ON KSCJ, HE WAS UNKNOWN IN MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN IOWA.
CLOVIS SAYS THAT’S NOT AS BIG OF AN ISSUE NOW:
OC…BIG DIFFERENCE. ;22
AND CLOVIS IS ALSO BEING NOTICED BY THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY, WHICH HAS PUT OUT ADS CRITICIZING HIM:
OC…BRUCE IS VULNERABLE. :22
CLOVIS SAYS IOWANS ARE LISTENING TO THE FIVE CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR THE REPUBLICAN NOMINATION IN THE JUNE PRIMARY, BUT A LOT OF THEM HAVEN’T DECIDED WHO THEY WILL VOTE FOR:
OC….IN THE END. ;20
WHOEVER WINS THE JUNE 3RD PRIMARY NEEDS A MINIMUM OF 35% OF THE VOTE, OTHERWISE A STATE CONVENTION OF DELEGATES WILL DECIDE THE NOMINEE.
A detention hearing has been scheduled Aug. 4 for a 44-year-old Akron man held as a material witness in the deaths of his elderly parents. Jonathan Neunaber has been held since [...]