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Go Iowa!


I saw an online article that suggested GOP donations in Iowa were drying up because Ron Paul backers were now the majority GOP leadership in that state. Is the article right? Maybe, but that wouldn’t necessarily be a bad thing. It might indicate that middle class, liberty-minded thinkers are clashing philosophically with wealthier donors who are accustomed to buying government influence and who don’t see how supporting the new leadership benefits them.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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