Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 13 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Best Web OpEds   

Commentary from Elko, Nevada: Anything can happen in Iowa

Quicklink Submitted By   No comments
Message Stephen Fox
Become a Fan
  (31 fans)
2012-09-30 14 28 33 View of downtown Elko in Nevada from a bluff to the south.
2012-09-30 14 28 33 View of downtown Elko in Nevada from a bluff to the south.
(Image by (From Wikimedia) Famartin, Author: Famartin)
  Details   Source   DMCA

(Perhaps a harbinger of Nevada's editorial pages soon?

Iowa sets the table but doesn't serve up the meal, yet no one doubts the caucuses' importance. "This contest is unsettled," says Dennis Goldford, Des Moines' Drake Univ. political scientist. "Nobody running away with this. Iowa caucuses bring surprises. Huge numbers are undecided or subject to change their minds." Yale and George Mason centers on climate-change communication's study separates Americans into categories depending on climate-change views. The climate-change segment is 31%, 3X its size 5 years ago, while those dismissive or doubtful of the effect of climate change have decreased. Does that mean anything politically? In the short run, it may be boost Steyer, who relentlessly has trumpeted the cause of climate change. Iowa is for upsets. A month ago, most of this column would have been considered out of the question.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

Rate It | View Ratings

Stephen Fox Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Early in the 2016 Primary campaign, I started a Facebook group: Bernie Sanders: Advice and Strategies to Help Him Win! As the primary season advanced, we shifted the focus to advancing Bernie's legislation in the Senate, particularly the (more...)

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend