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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 ...

Bruce Braley’s Miserable Summer

On Memorial Day, public polling had Bruce Braley at 41 percent and Joni Ernst at 35 percent.  Yet between referring to his opponent as a chick, falsely claiming to be a farmer at a July 4th parade, his threat to sue his neighbor and news that he skipped 75 percent of the VA hearings, Iowans quickly learned this summer that Braley is an arrogant, self-serving Congressman.  Faced with the reality that Braley is a deeply flawed candidate, national Democrats have shaken up his campaign and liberal outside groups have outspent Republicans by over $2 million. With 66 days until the election, recent polling confirms that the money isn't helping ...