Herb Strentz examines Chuck Grassley’s recent political messaging and low points from his record in the Senate.
The home stretch of this midterm election campaign is unfolding in in 3-D format — Dire, Divisive, and Despairing. That’s particularly true of the U.S. Senate race between Republican incumbent Chuck Grassley, seeking his eighth term at age 89, and Democrat Michael Franken, a retired U.S. Navy admiral, who will be 65 on election day, November 8.
That 3-D nature of our Iowa politics was illustrated well in one of the Grassley campaign’s recent television commercials.
In a backhanded way, Grassley acknowledged why it is time for Iowans to vote him out of office.Continue Reading...