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Braley’s Awful Week

The News That Drove The Week …  WHO-TV reports that a new Quinnipiac Poll shows that Joni Ernst is leading Congressman Bruce Braley.  A new poll released Wednesday morning shows Republican Joni Ernst with a lead over Democrat Bruce Braley in the race for the U.S. Senate to replace Sen. Tom Harkin. The poll, released by Quinnipiac University, shows Ernst with a 50-44 percent lead over Braley among likely voters. … Among independent voters, Ernst leads Braley 50-43 percent. Fox News reports that Ernst is tied with Braley. Democrat Bruce Braley and Republican Joni Ernst are tied among likely voters in the Iowa Senate contest at 41 ...

Another Rough Week For Rep. Braley

It was another rough week for Congressman Bruce Braley. As news surfaced that he lied to farmers about siding with the EPA, he continues to support relocating the Guantanamo Bay detainees to a facility near Iowa and his allies are so desperate that they’re attacking Ernst’s military record. The News That Drove The Week …  CNN reports that Iowa is a dead heat that favors the GOP. Look at this dead heat. … Again in a normal midterm year that would tell me if that number holds and that race is still that close on election day, that tells me the Republican is going to win because of voter intensity and the anti-president sentiment.Â...

CNN: GOP Remains Happy About Iowa

    CNN'S JOHN KING: “There’s a big senate race, Tom Harkin, the senator hosting the steak fry he’s retiring. In the race to succeed him, another brand new poll that we are releasing now. Look at this dead heat. Bruce Braley is the Democrat, he’s a Congressman. You see him on the right of your screen there, 49 percent. Joni Ernst, 48 percent the Republican candidate. If you are the Republicans, you are happy here, because Iowa is a blue state. President Obama carried it comfortably twice and you have a dead heat in Iowa. Republicans slightly ahead in some of the red states that has to be a cause of concern.” THE ...