Iowa Campaign Almanac | Govt-and-politics
In a video, Hanusa leans on her experience growing up in her family’s Hanusa Hardware store — which operated in Council Bluffs from 1931 through 2015 — talking about using tools and putting in hard work to improve Iowa and the country.
“America seems broken, but with the right tools we can fix anything,” Hanusa, a Republican, says in the video after mentioning “leftist tyranny,” “Antifa” and rioters. “I believe the American dream is DIY.”
Hitting a number of current GOP campaign focal points, Hanusa says in the video she’ll work to “open up” the economy, secure the southern border, shut down “cancel culture” and, lastly, stop “radical socialists for good” over video of prominent Democratic politicians.
“I promise to continue what Donald Trump started,” Hanusa says over a clip of the former president surveying a warehouse and nodding.