Iowa caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Iowa caucuses en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 21:51:29 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss In Iowa, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz again raps Obama's health care law http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635621/In-Iowa-Texas-Sen-Ted-Cruz-again-raps-Obamas-health-care-law.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635621/In-Iowa-Texas-Sen-Ted-Cruz-again-raps-Obamas-health-care-law.html Republican Sen. Ted Cruz is continuing his call for cutting off funding for President Barack Obama's health care law, telling... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 20:25:30 MDT Scrambled GOP race heads to Florida http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217867/Scrambled-GOP-race-heads-to-Florida.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217867/Scrambled-GOP-race-heads-to-Florida.html A suddenly scrambled Republican presidential contest now shifts to Florida. Sun, 22 Jan 2012 02:10:22 MST Santorum says he's pressing on to Florida http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217755/Santorum-says-hes-pressing-on-to-Florida.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217755/Santorum-says-hes-pressing-on-to-Florida.html Vowing to go forward, Republican Rick Santorum cast his disappointing third-place finish in this state's primary as a hiccup... Sat, 21 Jan 2012 20:06:43 MST Iowa GOP now says Rick Santorum won caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217650/Iowa-GOP-now-says-Rick-Santorum-won-caucuses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217650/Iowa-GOP-now-says-Rick-Santorum-won-caucuses.html Offering no explanation, the Iowa Republican Party has declared Rick Santorum as winner of the Iowa caucuses, days after... Sat, 21 Jan 2012 11:57:56 MST Romney's rivals challenge his electability http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216635/Romneys-rivals-challenge-his-electability.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216635/Romneys-rivals-challenge-his-electability.html Mitt Romney's Republican rivals are intensifying their efforts to erode if not eliminate his standing as the man most likely... Wed, 18 Jan 2012 14:16:35 MST Weak in NH, Gingrich says he's talking jobs in SC http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214243/Weak-in-NH-Gingrich-says-hes-talking-jobs-in-SC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214243/Weak-in-NH-Gingrich-says-hes-talking-jobs-in-SC.html Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, finishing out of the top three in New Hampshire's Republican primary, says he's going to... Tue, 10 Jan 2012 20:31:38 MST Mitt Romney seeks to reach South Carolina voters with shared values http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213318/Mitt-Romney-seeks-to-reach-South-Carolina-voters-with-shared-values.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213318/Mitt-Romney-seeks-to-reach-South-Carolina-voters-with-shared-values.html Four years after The New York Times reported Mitt Romney's Mormon faith was dividing voters in Iowa, Romney claimed a slight... Sat, 07 Jan 2012 15:55:58 MST Santorum's income has soared since he left Senate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213227/Santorums-income-has-soared-since-he-left-Senate.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213227/Santorums-income-has-soared-since-he-left-Senate.html Losing his Senate seat might have been the best thing that ever happened to Rick Santorum's bank account. Sat, 07 Jan 2012 01:50:26 MST Paul deploys son to criticize Santorum http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212979/Paul-deploys-son-to-criticize-Santorum.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212979/Paul-deploys-son-to-criticize-Santorum.html Republican Ron Paul had his son verbally attack Rick Santorum, advancing a trend of using candidate family members as... Fri, 06 Jan 2012 13:06:03 MST Iowa defeat leaves Perry in unfamiliar role: loser http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212891/Iowa-defeat-leaves-Perry-in-unfamiliar-role-loser.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212891/Iowa-defeat-leaves-Perry-in-unfamiliar-role-loser.html Rick Perry did something in Iowa he's never done in three decades of public life: He lost. Fri, 06 Jan 2012 01:31:29 MST Rick Santorum's moving speech caps Iowa caucuses: 'Those hands dug freedom for me' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212283/Rick-Santorums-moving-speech-caps-Iowa-caucuses-Those-hands-dug-freedom-for-me.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212283/Rick-Santorums-moving-speech-caps-Iowa-caucuses-Those-hands-dug-freedom-for-me.html Late Tuesday night in Iowa — after temperatures dipped below freezing but before the final crucial votes from the Iowa... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 23:28:57 MST Romney accepts McCain's endorsement in GOP race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212456/Romney-accepts-McCains-endorsement-in-GOP-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212456/Romney-accepts-McCains-endorsement-in-GOP-race.html Barely triumphant in Iowa, Mitt Romney campaigned Wednesday seeking an overwhelming victory in New Hampshire's primary... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 20:00:51 MST Bachmann quits race, says she'll fight for issues http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212238/Bachmann-quits-race-says-shell-fight-for-issues.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212238/Bachmann-quits-race-says-shell-fight-for-issues.html Michele Bachmann announced Wednesday that she has "decided to stand aside" and is ending her bid for Republican presidential... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 10:21:07 MST Romney: 'America wins' in close Iowa vote http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705396705/Romney-America-wins-in-close-Iowa-vote.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705396705/Romney-America-wins-in-close-Iowa-vote.html Mitt Romney won Iowa's presidential caucus vote Tuesday by just eight votes, barely holding off a challenge that came late in... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 08:13:43 MST Newt Gingrich and Rick Perry target Mitt Romney after tough losses in Iowa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212169/Newt-Gingrich-and-Rick-Perry-target-Mitt-Romney-after-tough-losses-in-Iowa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212169/Newt-Gingrich-and-Rick-Perry-target-Mitt-Romney-after-tough-losses-in-Iowa.html The Iowa caucuses may have ended with Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney and Ron Paul on top, but the men who finished fourth and... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 00:18:32 MST Deseret News live coverage: 2012 Iowa caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212129/Deseret-News-live-coverage-2012-Iowa-caucuses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212129/Deseret-News-live-coverage-2012-Iowa-caucuses.html Tue, 03 Jan 2012 17:49:39 MST Campaign trail 2012: Iowa caucuses evening update http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212127/Campaign-trail-2012-Iowa-caucuses-evening-update.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212127/Campaign-trail-2012-Iowa-caucuses-evening-update.html The Iowa Republican caucuses start at 6 p.m. MST, and results should start coming in about 90 minutes thereafter. You can... Tue, 03 Jan 2012 17:26:08 MST Why Mitt Romney can win in Iowa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212102/Why-Mitt-Romney-can-win-in-Iowa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212102/Why-Mitt-Romney-can-win-in-Iowa.html Can Mitt Romney win when the Iowa caucuses convene tonight? Tue, 03 Jan 2012 14:54:30 MST Campaign trail 2012: Iowa Caucus midday update http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212089/Campaign-trail-2012-Iowa-Caucus-midday-update.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212089/Campaign-trail-2012-Iowa-Caucus-midday-update.html The 2012 presidential election season officially kicks off today with what figures to be a three-man race among Republican... Tue, 03 Jan 2012 12:18:50 MST Iowa caucus campaign trail updates http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212085/Iowa-caucus-campaign-trail-updates.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212085/Iowa-caucus-campaign-trail-updates.html Follow our coverage of the Iowa caucuses today as we track national convention delegates. The candidate who secures the... Tue, 03 Jan 2012 09:25:31 MST Santorum says nation wants commander in chief http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211902/Santorum-says-nation-wants-commander-in-chief.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211902/Santorum-says-nation-wants-commander-in-chief.html Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum is dismissing Mitt Romney's business experience and says the nation is looking... Mon, 02 Jan 2012 11:25:59 MST Huntsman: Iowa winnows, N.H. proves electability http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211783/Huntsman-Iowa-winnows-NH-proves-electability.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211783/Huntsman-Iowa-winnows-NH-proves-electability.html Iowa may help winnow the field, but it will be New Hampshire that sends a clear message about which Republican presidential... Sun, 01 Jan 2012 18:35:10 MST Romney criticizes Santorum as career politician http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211745/Romney-criticizes-Santorum-as-career-politician.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211745/Romney-criticizes-Santorum-as-career-politician.html Mitt Romney is criticizing rival Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum as a career politician and defending his own... Sun, 01 Jan 2012 15:15:52 MST Huntsman: Iowa winnows, NH proves electability http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211726/Huntsman-Iowa-winnows-NH-proves-electability.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211726/Huntsman-Iowa-winnows-NH-proves-electability.html Campaigning alone in New Hampshire, Republican presidential hopeful Jon Huntsman says Iowa plays an important role in... Sun, 01 Jan 2012 12:21:36 MST NH shift brings new dynamic to GOP contest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211723/NH-shift-brings-new-dynamic-to-GOP-contest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211723/NH-shift-brings-new-dynamic-to-GOP-contest.html The political world will shift 1,300 miles to the east later this coming week. Sun, 01 Jan 2012 11:31:13 MST Robert Bennett: What we learn from Iowa caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211553/What-we-learn-from-Iowa-caucuses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211553/What-we-learn-from-Iowa-caucuses.html The weekend press has been full of predictions about tomorrow's Iowa caucuses, with new polls showing massive voter shifts.... Mon, 02 Jan 2012 00:00:00 MST New Year's Eve parties take Huntsman across NH http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211502/New-Years-Eve-parties-take-Huntsman-across-NH.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211502/New-Years-Eve-parties-take-Huntsman-across-NH.html No Republican presidential hopeful will be attending as many New Year's Eve parties in New Hampshire as Jon Huntsman. Sat, 31 Dec 2011 08:10:15 MST Caucuses looming, Paul to spend weekend in Texas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211322/Caucuses-looming-Paul-to-spend-weekend-in-Texas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211322/Caucuses-looming-Paul-to-spend-weekend-in-Texas.html Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul is at or near the top of polls in Iowa, where he's drawing big crowds and has an... Fri, 30 Dec 2011 17:20:38 MST Herman Cain: No endorsement before Iowa caucus http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211278/Herman-Cain-No-endorsement-before-Iowa-caucus.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211278/Herman-Cain-No-endorsement-before-Iowa-caucus.html Don't expect Herman Cain to endorse any of the Republican presidential candidates before Tuesday's Iowa caucuses Fri, 30 Dec 2011 15:34:42 MST Bachmann vows to stay in GOP race despite setbacks http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210929/Bachmann-vows-to-stay-in-GOP-race-despite-setbacks.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210929/Bachmann-vows-to-stay-in-GOP-race-despite-setbacks.html Republican Michele Bachmann ramped up accusations Thursday that a top supporter was paid to defect to rival Ron Paul, and... Thu, 29 Dec 2011 13:00:51 MST Gingrich campaign raises about $9 million http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210755/Gingrich-campaign-raises-about-9-million.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210755/Gingrich-campaign-raises-about-9-million.html Newt Gingrich has raked in roughly $9 million for the last three months of the year, far more than the former House speaker... Wed, 28 Dec 2011 19:50:31 MST Santorum to Iowa diners: 'We've got momentum' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210640/Santorum-to-Iowa-diners-Weve-got-momentum.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210640/Santorum-to-Iowa-diners-Weve-got-momentum.html Republican hopeful Rick Santorum is claiming momentum heading into the Iowa caucuses. Wed, 28 Dec 2011 07:56:03 MST Romney ignores Gingrich's taunts on ads, tax spat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700209475/Romney-ignores-Gingrichs-taunts-on-ads-tax-spat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700209475/Romney-ignores-Gingrichs-taunts-on-ads-tax-spat.html Mitt Romney, seemingly happy with how the Republican presidential campaign is playing out, is not explaining or apologizing... Thu, 22 Dec 2011 23:25:22 MST Gingrich spends weekend with family http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207713/Gingrich-spends-weekend-with-family.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207713/Gingrich-spends-weekend-with-family.html The Iowa caucuses are about two weeks away and Newt Gingrich, the Republican leading in the presidential race there, is... Fri, 16 Dec 2011 15:21:14 MST GOP's Gingrich scrambles in Iowa for caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207191/GOPs-Gingrich-scrambles-in-Iowa-for-caucuses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207191/GOPs-Gingrich-scrambles-in-Iowa-for-caucuses.html Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has little choice but to rely on momentum to carry him to victory in the Iowa... Wed, 14 Dec 2011 23:20:48 MST Donald Trump: Mitt Romney 'doesn't get the traction' in race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700204163/Donald-Trump-Mitt-Romney-doesnt-get-the-traction-in-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700204163/Donald-Trump-Mitt-Romney-doesnt-get-the-traction-in-race.html Real estate giant Donald Trump said Monday that former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney "doesn't get the traction" he needs to... Mon, 05 Dec 2011 10:39:27 MST Mitt Romney eyes Florida primary http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700202621/Mitt-Romney-eyes-Florida-primary.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700202621/Mitt-Romney-eyes-Florida-primary.html If there's any Republican presidential candidate who can afford to spend precious time and money focusing on winning in... Wed, 30 Nov 2011 00:15:21 MST Bachmann says Obama 'AWOL' at crunch time http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200446/Bachmann-says-Obama-AWOL-at-crunch-time.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700200446/Bachmann-says-Obama-AWOL-at-crunch-time.html Rep. Michele Bachmann said Tuesday that America runs the risk of going the route of Greece, saying it's time to "pick up a... Tue, 22 Nov 2011 23:12:23 MST Call to occupy Iowa caucuses draws little interest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197239/Call-to-occupy-Iowa-caucuses-draws-little-interest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197239/Call-to-occupy-Iowa-caucuses-draws-little-interest.html After camping out for weeks near the Iowa capitol, or about as far as you can get from the center of the financial universe... Sat, 12 Nov 2011 12:45:40 MST Call to occupy Iowa caucuses draws little interest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197230/Call-to-occupy-Iowa-caucuses-draws-little-interest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700197230/Call-to-occupy-Iowa-caucuses-draws-little-interest.html After camping out for weeks near the Iowa capitol, or about as far as you can get from the center of the financial universe... Sat, 12 Nov 2011 12:11:24 MST GOP primary contest is getting nasty, personal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700189597/GOP-primary-contest-is-getting-nasty-personal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700189597/GOP-primary-contest-is-getting-nasty-personal.html Talk about nasty. Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:31:18 MDT Slipping Bachmann seeks jolt for GOP campaign http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700177494/Slipping-Bachmann-seeks-jolt-for-GOP-campaign.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700177494/Slipping-Bachmann-seeks-jolt-for-GOP-campaign.html Republican Michele Bachmann is focusing her presidential campaign on Iowa, having dipped in national polls since Texas Gov.... Fri, 09 Sep 2011 01:41:01 MDT Huntsman says he would likely skip Iowa caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700141501/Huntsman-says-he-would-likely-skip-Iowa-caucuses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700141501/Huntsman-says-he-would-likely-skip-Iowa-caucuses.html Potential Republican presidential contender Jon Huntsman says it's unlikely that he'll compete in Iowa's lead-off caucuses. Sat, 04 Jun 2011 08:00:42 MDT Conservative GOP could prompt some to skip Iowa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110250/Conservative-GOP-could-prompt-some-to-skip-Iowa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110250/Conservative-GOP-could-prompt-some-to-skip-Iowa.html A run for the White House has long meant enduring icy days campaigning in Iowa for the contest that starts the presidential... Tue, 15 Feb 2011 12:45:22 MST