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The 2014 Iowa Senatorial Campaign: Stop the Regression toward Tyranny

Hello everyone, Doris and I attended the Americans for Prosperity/National Review US Iowa Senate GOP Primary Debate last Wednesday (23 October) evening. I was going to give you a summary of the debate, but Doris and I agree that Kevin … Continue reading

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Our forefathers on Redistribution of Wealth

Our founding fathers recognized that life is not fair. Most people today do not realize that until the nineteenth century, the vast majority of Europeans lived in grinding poverty with the constant specter of starvation and disease always before them. … Continue reading

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Reflections and Determination

I am sitting at my desk reflecting upon the past year. The elections of 2010 signaled that most Americans wanted to stop and reverse the massive expansion of government size and power that had been led by President Obama. As … Continue reading

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Consitutional rule by the people versus judicial tyranny.

A recent letter to the editor in our local newspaper urged us to vote to retain all of our Iowa State Supreme Court Justices. The writer said that the American judicial system must be insulated from partisan politics and claimed … Continue reading

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Obama-care: Who is Responsible for Taking Care of My Brother?

Sister Simone Campbell, a politically active Catholic nun (a member of Network; a Catholic Social Justice lobby), believes that she is doing the right thing by supporting President Obama‚Äôs Affordable Health Care Act (Obama-care). She said during the recent National … Continue reading

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Voting, the Ark of Our Republic.

Sadly, since 1972, only about 52% of eligible citizens voted in presidential elections. The percentage for congressional elections that occur between those for President plummets to about 37%. I am convinced, after reading many books and papers about and by … Continue reading

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Vote For Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

Hello Everyone, It has been a while since I have blogged. I plan on doing it more often. As I am sure you all are aware, the national elections are rapidly approaching (November 6th). Looks as though we will have … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2012!!

Hello Everyone, Welcome to 2012! It has been an active year filled with political rallies, speeches and caucus preparations. Most people I know are relieved that the incredible numbers of telephone, television and mail ads for or against the political … Continue reading

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Tea Party: A Proud American Heritage

Hello Everyone! A person surprised me yesterday by saying, with some derision that the term, “Tea Party” was first used by the media to categorize the grassroots uprising against the exploding expansion of federal government power and unbridled spending. He … Continue reading

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Welcome to Our Blog

Hello everyone! I am Leonard (Len) Edwards, Chairman of We The People Tea Party of Southern Iowa. I am also a proud veteran (21 years and 3 months) of the United States Air Force and, as most veterans, a Patriot. … Continue reading

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