Iowa Starting Line Podcast host Pat Rynard attended the precinct caucus site at Roosevelt High School where he recorded audio of key moments throughout the night.
It was, for the most part, the Cathy Glasson party last night at the Meredith Middle School caucus location in Des Moines. Although many caucus goers chose not to outwardly show support for a gubernatorial candidate, Glasson’s volunteers were well-organized, nor shy about their support for her. Glasson’s volunteers in each of the three precincts Starting Line attended at this caucus location all elected to join preference groups, seeming well-versed on the guidelines regarding the process. This process, although, wasn’t terribly popular in Des Moines’ Precinct 15. 32 adults and one soon-to-be 18-year-old sat in a small classroom, grouped together […]
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan tweeted on Saturday celebrating a Lancaster, Pennsylvania school secretary’s wage increase of $1.50 per week. “A secretary at a public high school in Lancaster, PA, said she was pleasantly surprised her pay went up $1.50 a week… she said [that] will more than cover her Costco membership for the year,” Ryan’s tweet read. Ryan used the tweet to laud the benefits of Republicans’ #GOPtaxscam. The Republicans understand they must attempt to convince the middle class that their budget busting $1.5 trillion tax cut will benefit working class voters. Ryan immediately got bashed on social […]