Thursday, October 8, 2015

UPDATE: The Company He Keeps: Scott Walker to Pal Around With Steve King in Iowa on January 24

Meet one of Rep. Daniel Webster's biggerst supporters for his House Speaker bid.

That would, of course, be a Freedom Caucus membership-driven U.S. House of Reps.

Who Is Daniel Webster? The House Speaker Candidate Has The Endorsement Of An Important Group.   (Bustle, 10/7/2015)

Original post begins here.

Photo sourceU.S. Congress
Text sourceIowa Watchdog

The last time I checked, "unity" is not an antonym for "diversity", as King seems to imply here. My guess is that he thinks "unity" is a synonym for "uniformity".

2016 watch: Wisconsin's Scott Walker books Iowa speech.  (Des Moines Register, 1/8/2015)
Walker will attend the Iowa Freedom Summit, organized by Iowa U.S. Rep. Steve King and the conservative organization Citizens United*, on Saturday, Jan. 24, organizers said Thursday morning. Tickets are sold out for the the event at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines.
[*Yes, that's the stink of Koch Brothers' money you smell.]

Learn  more about King's Iowa Freedom Summit.  The homepage gives the appearance that Sarah Palin has top billing.  Her photo is at top row left. 

Best not to expect apologies from this guy.

Or anything resembling a coherent, carefully considered, well-reasoned observation.

Text source:   Huffington Post

Things are a bit different in real life, Steve.

 Iowa farmers learn to adapt to weather extremes.  (NPR, 8/12/2014)
Already, weather patterns are making it more challenging to raise corn — even in Iowa — in the middle of the Corn Belt.

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