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Congressman Bruce Braley Still Can’t Explain Missed VA Hearings

DES MOINES - In an interview with WHO-TV's Dave Price this morning, Congressman Braley said he missed over 75% of Veterans' Affairs committee hearings because "when you're serving in Congress you often have multiple things going on at the same time." BACKGROUND ... THE QUAD CITY TIMES: “Over the past couple days, Republicans have sought to ramp up criticism over Braley’s hearing attendance, seizing on a Sept. 20, 2012, VA committee hearing he missed. It occurred the same day as three campaign fundraisers he attended. “He made time to attend all three of the fundraisers. But he couldn’t make time to show up at the hearing,” Kochel ...

Bruce Bailey & GOP Welcomes First Lady Michelle Obama Back To Iowa

DES MOINES – After mistakenly campaigning for Bruce Bailey, today First Lady Michelle Obama is back in Iowa where she’ll presumably campaign for Congressman Bruce Braley. Obama was recently in Iowa where she caused more damage to Braley’s failing campaign, as she repeatedly encouraged Iowans to visit: www.votebrucebailey.com. Click Here To Watch The Video “It’s not often that we agree with Michelle Obama, but per her advice everyone should visit votebrucebailey.com,” said Republican Party of Iowa spokesman Jahan Wilcox.  “Votebrucebailey.com is the perfect site to learn about the Congressman’s support for ObamaCare, Cap-And...

Response To O’Malley’s Visit To Iowa For Braley

With Congressman Bruce Braley campaigning with the Governor of Maryland today, wanted to pass along the following statement from the Republican Party of Iowa: “After giving us an update on his Baltimore Orioles in last night’s debate, it’s only fitting for Congressman Braley to spend today with the Governor of Maryland. Braley’s agenda of higher taxes and more spending fits more with Maryland than Iowa and it’s just another reminder why we can’t trust the Congressman.” Jahan Wilcox, Republican Party of Iowa spokesman BACKGROUND … “[Braley] also attempted a lighter moment that fell flat, reporting the score of the Orioles' ...

WTAS: Michelle Obama’s Visit To Iowa For Bruce Bailey

RADIO IOWA: “Obama mispronounced Braley’s name as 'Bailey' seven times before the crowd got involved as she was reciting a campaign web address. … Within half an hour of the event’s conclusion Republicans had claimed the domain name 'VoteBruceBailey.com' and linked it directly to the campaign website for Joni Ernst, Braley’s Republican opponent.” (O. Kay Henderson, First Lady Michelle Obama Campaigns In Iowa For Braley,Radio Iowa, 10/10/14) THE QUAD CITIES TIMES: “Seven times she mispronounced Braley’s last name 'Bailey,' and she mistakenly called Braley a Marine Corps veteran.” (Erin Murphy, First Lady Encourages ...