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Trump to Iowa: “I’m gonna win”

2:50 pm Jan. 31, 2016

From Council Bluffs, Iowa –

Starting his final full day of campaign stops, Donald Trump came to a middle school in this city on the banks of the Missouri River and urged voters to

Notes from Iowa, Part 5

7:17 am Jan. 31, 2016

From Ames, Iowa –

The pace of campaigning picked up on Saturday, as did the number of miles on my rental car, as candidates and reporters barnstormed their way around Iowa, searching for clues to

Notes from Iowa, Part 4

7:41 am Jan. 30, 2016

From Davenport, Iowa –

After spending a day pinned down in Des Moines by the GOP debate and a last-minute Donald Trump event, Friday was a day for getting out into Iowa and seeing

Notes from Iowa, Part 3

7:27 am Jan. 29, 2016

Thursday was sort of a different day to be a political reporter in Iowa, mainly because the campaign trail led directly to the dueling events in Des Moines involving Donald Trump and the rest of

Iowa goes split screen for GOP

10:12 pm Jan. 28, 2016

From Des Moines, Iowa –

In dueling political events in Iowa’s capital, Donald Trump and other other Republicans sought the support of Iowa voters just days before the first votes are cast in the race

Notes from Iowa, Part 2

7:56 am Jan. 28, 2016

From Des Moines, Iowa –

The campaign trail is always filled with clues, reminders and familiar situations, and Wednesday in Iowa was no different as I watched Hillary Clinton speak at a bowling alley, Marco

Trump takes flak over decision to skip debate

9:56 pm Jan. 27, 2016

From Des Moines, Iowa –

Following through on his threat to boycott a debate sponsored by Fox News, Donald Trump will instead lead an election rally just a few miles from the GOP debate site

Clinton urges on backers in Iowa

3:31 pm Jan. 27, 2016

From Adel, Iowa –

Amid concerns about her standing in the polls, Hillary Clinton on Wednesday urged voters in a small Iowa town to stick with her and turn out in big numbers on Monday

Notes from Iowa, Part 1

1:00 am Jan. 27, 2016

From Des Moines, Iowa

It wasn’t hard to figure out which plane was going to Iowa on Tuesday from Washington, D.C., as the waiting area at the airport gate was jammed with radio, television and newspaper