Todd Blodgett, Iowa View contributor Published 11:29 p.m. CT June 26, 2019
State Sen. Claire Celsi, a West Des Moines Democrat, recently urged Iowans to beware of Blue Ribbon ice cream that’s manufactured in LeMars.
Her reason? In past elections, the company’s owner supported Republican U.S. Rep. Steve King.
Apparently, Celsi isn’t concerned that jobs could vanish if enough Iowans and others don’t buy Wells Enterprises products. Celsi’s irresponsible, anti-jobs attitude is reprehensible. Liberal activists like Celsi, who also teaches at Drake University, have in recent decades crashed the gates of Iowa’s state Legislature and the U.S. Congress.
When my father, Dr. Gary B. Blodgett, served as deputy majority leader of