Iowa caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Iowa caucuses en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:40:30 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Walker draws scrutiny from GOP rivals for changing positions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670103/Walker-draws-scrutiny-from-GOP-rivals-for-changing-positions.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670103/Walker-draws-scrutiny-from-GOP-rivals-for-changing-positions.html?pg=all Scott Walker's rivals see him as an up-and-comer in the Republican race for president, so they are focusing on the Wisconsin... Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:22:52 MDT George F. Will: For Rick Santorum, the fight goes on http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640689/For-Rick-Santorum-the-fight-goes-on.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640689/For-Rick-Santorum-the-fight-goes-on.html?pg=all Perhaps Rick Santorum is demonstrating persistence beyond the call of plausibility, but he says compelling political logic... Sun, 27 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635621/In-Iowa-Texas-Sen-Ted-Cruz-again-raps-Obamas-health-care-law.html?pg=all 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 Army Reserve reprimands soldier who backed Paul http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564455/Army-Reserve-reprimands-soldier-who-backed-Paul.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564455/Army-Reserve-reprimands-soldier-who-backed-Paul.html?pg=all A soldier who went on national television in his military fatigues to endorse Ron Paul's presidential campaign after the Iowa... Fri, 30 Mar 2012 10:26:10 MDT Michele Bachmann says she'll seek 4th term http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218780/Michele-Bachmann-says-shell-seek-4th-term.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218780/Michele-Bachmann-says-shell-seek-4th-term.html?pg=all Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann announced Wednesday she will seek a fourth term in the U.S. House following her failed... Wed, 25 Jan 2012 08:29:37 MST Scrambled GOP race heads to Florida http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217867/Scrambled-GOP-race-heads-to-Florida.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217867/Scrambled-GOP-race-heads-to-Florida.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217755/Santorum-says-hes-pressing-on-to-Florida.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217650/Iowa-GOP-now-says-Rick-Santorum-won-caucuses.html?pg=all 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 Santorum claims win in Iowa 2 weeks after caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217055/Santorum-claims-win-in-Iowa-2-weeks-after-caucuses.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217055/Santorum-claims-win-in-Iowa-2-weeks-after-caucuses.html?pg=all Rick Santorum on Thursday pleaded with conservatives not to give up on his presidential hopes, urging them to resist calls to... Thu, 19 Jan 2012 16:46:22 MST Santorum claims win in Iowa 2 weeks after caucuses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217002/Santorum-claims-win-in-Iowa-2-weeks-after-caucuses.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700217002/Santorum-claims-win-in-Iowa-2-weeks-after-caucuses.html?pg=all Buoyed by news he edged rival Mitt Romney in Iowa's Republican caucuses, Rick Santorum said Thursday he remained... Thu, 19 Jan 2012 14:25:48 MST Santorum edges Romney in final Iowa GOP count http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216888/Santorum-edges-Romney-in-final-Iowa-GOP-count.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216888/Santorum-edges-Romney-in-final-Iowa-GOP-count.html?pg=all Rick Santorum edged front-runner Mitt Romney by 34 votes in a surprise flip to the final results of the Iowa caucuses,... Thu, 19 Jan 2012 07:43:28 MST Romney's rivals challenge his electability http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216635/Romneys-rivals-challenge-his-electability.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700216635/Romneys-rivals-challenge-his-electability.html?pg=all 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 Ross Douthat: The personal gets political when we can't agree on virtue http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215270/The-personal-gets-political-when-we-cant-agree-on-virtue.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215270/The-personal-gets-political-when-we-cant-agree-on-virtue.html?pg=all In the five days since his almost-victory in the Iowa caucuses, Rick Santorum's critics have tried out an unusual line of... Sun, 15 Jan 2012 00:00:00 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214243/Weak-in-NH-Gingrich-says-hes-talking-jobs-in-SC.html?pg=all 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 Santorum opens primary day in NH with media blitz http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214090/Santorum-opens-primary-day-in-NH-with-media-blitz.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700214090/Santorum-opens-primary-day-in-NH-with-media-blitz.html?pg=all Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, fighting to emerge as the leading conservative alternative to front-runner... Tue, 10 Jan 2012 13:13:00 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213318/Mitt-Romney-seeks-to-reach-South-Carolina-voters-with-shared-values.html?pg=all 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 Huntsman: NH voters ready for serious choice http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213269/Huntsman-NH-voters-ready-for-serious-choice.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213269/Huntsman-NH-voters-ready-for-serious-choice.html?pg=all Republican presidential hopeful Jon Huntsman says a campaign button worn by one of his New Hampshire supporters says it all:... Sat, 07 Jan 2012 12:36:17 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213227/Santorums-income-has-soared-since-he-left-Senate.html?pg=all 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 criticizes Santorum at first NH event http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213035/Paul-criticizes-Santorum-at-first-NH-event.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213035/Paul-criticizes-Santorum-at-first-NH-event.html?pg=all Texas Rep. Ron Paul on Friday dismissed Republican presidential rival Rick Santorum as being insufficiently conservative,... Fri, 06 Jan 2012 15:09:39 MST Paul deploys son to criticize Santorum http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212979/Paul-deploys-son-to-criticize-Santorum.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212979/Paul-deploys-son-to-criticize-Santorum.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212891/Iowa-defeat-leaves-Perry-in-unfamiliar-role-loser.html?pg=all 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 5 days from next contest, rivals race for money http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212569/5-days-from-next-contest-rivals-race-for-money.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212569/5-days-from-next-contest-rivals-race-for-money.html?pg=all As they try to derail Mitt Romney's presidential campaign, his challengers face an urgent task: raising enough cash to compete. Thu, 05 Jan 2012 01:06:19 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212283/Rick-Santorums-moving-speech-caps-Iowa-caucuses-Those-hands-dug-freedom-for-me.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212456/Romney-accepts-McCains-endorsement-in-GOP-race.html?pg=all 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 Gingrich takes tougher tone in criticism of Romney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212388/Gingrich-takes-tougher-tone-in-criticism-of-Romney.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212388/Gingrich-takes-tougher-tone-in-criticism-of-Romney.html?pg=all GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich pummeled front-running rival Mitt Romney as "a moderate Massachusetts Republican to... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 16:57:26 MST Huntsman: Republican race wide open in Iowa's wake http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212384/Huntsman-Republican-race-wide-open-in-Iowas-wake.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212384/Huntsman-Republican-race-wide-open-in-Iowas-wake.html?pg=all Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman rallied campaign volunteers Wednesday by saying he can smell success in New Hampshire —... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 16:35:34 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212238/Bachmann-quits-race-says-shell-fight-for-issues.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705396705/Romney-America-wins-in-close-Iowa-vote.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212169/Newt-Gingrich-and-Rick-Perry-target-Mitt-Romney-after-tough-losses-in-Iowa.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212129/Deseret-News-live-coverage-2012-Iowa-caucuses.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212127/Campaign-trail-2012-Iowa-caucuses-evening-update.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212102/Why-Mitt-Romney-can-win-in-Iowa.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212089/Campaign-trail-2012-Iowa-Caucus-midday-update.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212085/Iowa-caucus-campaign-trail-updates.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211902/Santorum-says-nation-wants-commander-in-chief.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211783/Huntsman-Iowa-winnows-NH-proves-electability.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211745/Romney-criticizes-Santorum-as-career-politician.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211726/Huntsman-Iowa-winnows-NH-proves-electability.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211723/NH-shift-brings-new-dynamic-to-GOP-contest.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211553/What-we-learn-from-Iowa-caucuses.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211502/New-Years-Eve-parties-take-Huntsman-across-NH.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211322/Caucuses-looming-Paul-to-spend-weekend-in-Texas.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700211278/Herman-Cain-No-endorsement-before-Iowa-caucus.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210929/Bachmann-vows-to-stay-in-GOP-race-despite-setbacks.html?pg=all 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 Mitt Romney airs new, optimistic TV ad for Iowa voters http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210904/Mitt-Romney-airs-new-optimistic-TV-ad-for-Iowa-voters.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210904/Mitt-Romney-airs-new-optimistic-TV-ad-for-Iowa-voters.html?pg=all Feeling optimistic, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney aired a new, positive TV ad in Iowa and spent Thursday... Thu, 29 Dec 2011 10:06:26 MST Gingrich campaign raises about $9 million http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210755/Gingrich-campaign-raises-about-9-million.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210755/Gingrich-campaign-raises-about-9-million.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700210640/Santorum-to-Iowa-diners-Weve-got-momentum.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700209475/Romney-ignores-Gingrichs-taunts-on-ads-tax-spat.html?pg=all 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?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207713/Gingrich-spends-weekend-with-family.html?pg=all 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