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Iowa Republicans cheer Trump as most opponents tread carefully

BY: - July 29, 2023

Iowa Republicans emphasized they were open to hearing from all 13 presidential candidates Friday at the state party’s Lincoln Dinner, but many in the audience were ready to send former President Donald Trump back for a rematch. “In Iowa, we are a neutral, objective state,” Republican Party of Iowa Chairman Jeff Kaufmann said. “We’re going […]

Will Hurd, a moderate Texas Republican and Trump critic, announces run for president

BY: - June 23, 2023

Former U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, announced Thursday he is running for president, becoming the first Texan with experience in elective office to enter the Republican primary. Hurd, who represented Texas in Congress from 2015-21, begins his campaign as a major underdog. He is an unabashed moderate and a Donald Trump critic in a party […]