The Iowa Republican: 2010 predictions
Excerpted from this post at The Iowa Republican
The New Year always brings two things, predictions and resolutions.
The focus of this article is predictions of a political nature. While
I have enjoyed reading other predictions on blogs and news sites, many
times they lack any sort of supporting analysis, making them more of a
guess than a prediction. It is likely that none of my predictions will
surprise you given that I've been sharing my personal thoughts and
analysis with you since March of last year. That's why this article
will discuss the reasons why I believe certain things will happen, not
simply list things that might occur. Republican Gubernatorial Primary:
Prediction: Vander Plaats needs help from Rants and/or Roberts to
secure Republican nomination. A lot of people have speculated that the
Republican primary for governor might end up being settled at a
state-wide nominating convention.