Posts
  • Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton (WHO-HD)

    Establishment Hopefuls Set for Clash in New Hampshire

    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire  — Goodbye, Iowa. The center of political gravity shifted east on Tuesday as presidential campaigns turned their focus to next week’s New Hampshire primary. For Donald Trump, who claimed a disappointing second-place finish in Iowa on Monday night, the Granite State will be an opportunity for redemption. For several Republicans, New Hampshire […]

  • 160202001119-ted-cruz-iowa-caucus-des-moines-february-1-2016-02-exlarge-tease

    Iowa Caucuses: Ted Cruz Wins; Clinton, Sanders Tied

      Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has won the Iowa Republican caucuses, according to a CNN projection, a huge victory for him and a bitter defeat for Donald Trump in the country’s first presidential contest. Democrats, meanwhile, are in a nail-biter fight with Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tied. The victory for Cruz is the first […]

  • Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton Sighs in Relief, Bernie Sanders Pledges Revolution

    Game on. Eight years after being upstaged in Iowa by Barack Obama, Monday night brought more disappointing results for Hillary Clinton, who leaves Iowa in a virtual deadlock with Democratic rival Bernie Sanders after the first nominating contest of 2016. “I am a progressive who gets things done for people,” Clinton declared to supporters in […]

  • Trump's signature "Make America Great Again" hats were popular among supporters. (Alex Payne/WHO-HD)

    PHOTO GALLERY: Donald Trump Caucus Night

    WEST DES MOINES — Donald Trump supporters gathered at the West Des Moines Sheraton hotel to await the results of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses. Senator Ted Cruz scored an unexpected victory over Trump, beating him by just under 4 percent. Trump accepted the defeat while speaking to supporters at the event. He congratulated Cruz and […]

  • cruz

    Ted Cruz on Iowa Win: Conservatives said, ‘yes we can!’

    Ted Cruz Ted Cruz turned the Republican primary race on its head Monday night, scoring an unexpected victory over the real estate billionaire Donald Trump. “Tonight is a victory for the grass roots. Tonight is a victory for courageous conservatives across Iowa and across this great nation. Tonight the state of Iowa has spoken,” Cruz […]

  • 160114232433-ted-cruz-gop-debate-jan-14-exlarge-tease

    Ted Cruz Beats Donald Trump in Iowa Republican Caucuses

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Ted Cruz turned the Republican primary race on its head Monday night, scoring an unexpected victory over the real estate billionaire Donald Trump. “Tonight is a victory for the grass roots. Tonight is a victory for courageous conservatives across Iowa and across this great nation. Tonight the state of Iowa has […]

  • promo278652975

    Mike Huckabee Drops Out of 2016 Presidential Race

    Mike Huckabee is dropping his presidential campaign after a weak showing in the Iowa caucuses that he had won eight years earlier. “I am officially suspending my campaign,” the former Arkansas governor tweeted Monday night. “Thank you for all your loyal support. #ImWithHucK” Huckabee’s decision to suspend the campaign was not planned, but after seeing […]

  • Democratic Presidential Candidate Martin O'Malley addressing AARP Forum on Social Security (Roger Riley WHO-HD)

    Martin O’Malley to Suspend Campaign

    WASHINGTON — Martin O’Malley will suspend his presidential campaign on Monday night, sources close to the former Maryland governor told CNN. The sources said O’Malley will make the announcement at 10:30 p.m. ET at his caucus party at Wooly’s, a live music venue in Des Moines, Iowa. The news comes after O’Malley did not register […]

  • Dr. Ben Carson campaigns at Glenwood High School (Roger Riley WHO-HD)

    Ben Carson Taking Short Break After Iowa Caucuses

    The doctor is making an unexpected house call. No matter what happens in Iowa on Monday night, Ben Carson will go home to Florida on Tuesday instead of flying directly to early-voting states New Hampshire and South Carolina, just as the 2016 Republican primary swings into high gear, campaign chairman Bob Dees said. To get […]

  • promo278636833

    Iowans Could Witness History Once Again in 2016

    DES MOINES, Iowa — If she can beat Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton will become the first woman to win the Iowa caucuses. It’s something one expert says many Iowans have been waiting for for a long time. Michael Mauro, Iowa’s former secretary of state, said there was only one national reporter to get the Iowa […]

  • Decision2016

    Iowa Caucuses 2016 Coverage Underway; Watch As Results Come In

    Count on WHO-HD Channel 13 for complete Iowa Caucus coverage and results. Streaming coverage starts at 7 p.m. on whotv.com and the 13Now App. LIVE coverage on Channel 13 from Capital Square and campaign headquarters starts at 8 p.m. Click here for Live Caucus results as they come in from the party headquarters. Select a […]

  • Decision2016

    Iowa Caucus Results