The Iowa Republican Party, which elected A.J. Spiker as its new chairman a month after the presidential caucuses, recently announced the addition of two staff members in preparation for general election campaigns.
Megan Stiles, who most recently was national media coordinator for Rep. Ron Paul’s (Texas) presidential campaign, will serve as communications director. Drew Selden, an Iowa State grad who most recently was a field director for Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s presidential campaign, is now convention director.
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Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.