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  Mike · [email protected]
October 7, 2022 at 1:02 AM

our last chance

with hours left until this rare match expires, this is the last chance for you to give now and have every dollar DOUBLED to defeat Grassley and protect our Senate majority If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. …
  Admiral Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 6, 2022 at 8:01 PM

the GOP attacks are working!

For months, my campaign has been gaining steam. But then everything changed. Chuck Grassley just bought another $2.6 million in new TV ads against me. And a brand-new poll shows all of the GOP’s attacks are working – we are starting to fall behind! If you believe you received this message in e…
  Defeat Chuck Grassley · [email protected]
October 6, 2022 at 4:02 PM

taking the lead

we have HUGE news to share about Admiral Mike Franken’s race against Chuck Grassley in Iowa. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, We have HUGE news to share about Admiral Mike Franken’s race against Ch…
  Admiral Franken · [email protected]
October 6, 2022 at 12:01 PM

the NRA and Big Pharma are coming to Grassley's rescue

We have the momentum. I raised twice as much as Chuck Grassley – the first Democrat ever to do so. But now Mitch McConnell’s Super PACs and special interests like the NRA and Big Pharma are coming to his rescue. Even Fox News just wrote Grassley a big check! If you believe you received this me…
  ALL GIFTS MATCHED · [email protected]
October 6, 2022 at 1:15 AM

defeat Chuck Grassley

This is INCREDIBLE: For 48 hours only, a group of donors just offered to MATCH ALL GIFTS for the first time ever to help Admiral Mike Franken defeat Chuck Grassley and protect our Democratic Senate majority! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email f…
  Michael · [email protected]
October 5, 2022 at 9:10 PM

exciting news!!

with a new poll showing me barely behind Chuck Grassley in Iowa, a group of donors just offered to MATCH all gifts to my campaign to help us hit our goal and send Chuck Grassley packing! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubs…
  Adm. Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 5, 2022 at 4:26 PM

this cannot wait

The polls show me neck and neck with Chuck Grassley – and according to the latest Des Moines Register poll, Grassley is quickly losing support while we are gaining ground. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. …
  Nate Silver FiveThirtyEight Update (via Franken for Iowa) · [email protected]
October 5, 2022 at 12:02 PM

all gifts DOUBLED

New polling in Iowa’s critical Senate race shows that Republican Chuck Grassley is in real danger. And this isn’t just any old poll. These numbers come directly from Ann Selzer and the Des Moines Register, who Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight calls “the best pollster in politics!” If you believe …
  Admiral Mike · [email protected]
October 5, 2022 at 12:43 AM

latest hit piece from Fox "News"

Fox “News” just published yet another hit piece against me. Apparently, never having held elected office, I am somehow responsible for inflation and gas prices… What a laugh. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. …
  Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 4, 2022 at 8:21 PM

"radical socialist"

Fox News and my opponent Chuck Grassley are hot to paint me as “liberal.” They’re already calling me a radical socialist who is the most liberal person to ever run for office. (*eye roll*) If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsu…
  Admiral Franken · [email protected]
October 4, 2022 at 4:37 PM

ActBlue (3)

Chuck Grassley is smearing me across the entire state with attack ads, and Mitch McConnell is raising millions more to stop me from turning Iowa blue. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, My team just …
  Tim Ryan (via Franken for Iowa) · [email protected]
October 4, 2022 at 12:01 PM

Don Jr. is coming to Ohio

When Donald Trump Jr. announced his plans to visit Ohio tomorrow to campaign for JD Vance, this incredible grassroots team stepped up like never before, and our online fundraising numbers soared. But yesterday, grassroots donations completely fell off a cliff. If you believe you received this …
  Admiral Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 3, 2022 at 10:06 PM

attacking my Naval career

I never thought a Super PAC would run over a million dollars in TV ads attacking me for serving in the U.S. Navy, but that’s exactly what happened. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, When Donald Trum…
  FrankenForIowa.com · [email protected]
October 3, 2022 at 5:51 PM

Chuck Grassley's 89th birthday

last month, Chuck Grassley celebrated his 89th birthday. If he wins another term this November, Grassley will be 95 years old when he leaves office. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, Last month, Chu…
  Mike · [email protected]
October 3, 2022 at 12:01 PM

mom and dad photos

My mom in coveralls, petite as she was, handing tools to my dad is an indelible image I carry with me to this day. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, My mother worked alongside my dad in Lebanon Farm…
  Adm. Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 3, 2022 at 12:30 AM

two to one

you are the most critical part of my campaign, so I wanted to tell you first If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, ​​Grassroots donors like you are the most critical part of my campaign, so I wanted you…
  Michael · [email protected]
October 2, 2022 at 8:31 PM

20 minutes

I’ve got 20 minutes before my next event, so I wanted to send you a quick email about the latest in my campaign against Chuck Grassley. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, I’ve got 20 minutes before m…
  HIDDEN CAMERA FOOTAGE · [email protected]
October 2, 2022 at 4:22 PM

Chuck Grassley admitted to the coup

Shocking brand-new footage released shows Chuck Grassley saying that he and other Republicans could have overturned the 2020 election and kept Donald Trump as president – if Republicans in enough states had falsely disputed the results. If you believe you received this message in error or wish…
  BREAKING NEWS (via Franken for Iowa) · [email protected]
October 2, 2022 at 12:01 PM

VP Mike Pence

Donald Trump. Tucker Carlson. Ted Cruz. And now Mike Pence have all come to Iowa to campaign for Chuck Grassley. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, The clown car just doesn’t stop. Donald Trump. Tuck…
  Admiral Mike · [email protected]
October 2, 2022 at 1:15 AM

Abraham Lincoln

Donald Trump’s election sealed the deal for me to retire after nearly 4 decades in the U.S. Navy. Having been in uniform for every President since Jimmy Carter, I showed my respect for Mr. Trump with my feet. I was done. It was apparent that the next four years would not go well. If you believ…
  Franken HQ · [email protected]
October 1, 2022 at 9:08 PM

$4 million

Only 47% of Iowa voters that told the highly-respected Des Moines Register they wanted to reelect Republican Senator Chuck Grassley in their latest poll. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, 47% That’s…
  Alexander Vindman Update (via Franken For Iowa) · [email protected]
October 1, 2022 at 4:48 PM

endorsed Admiral Mike Franken

we have incredible news: Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman has endorsed Admiral Mike Franken to help him defeat Chuck Grassley and turn Iowa blue! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, We have incre…
  Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 1, 2022 at 12:07 PM

Facebook (1)

Chuck Grassley was running ads so misleading that they’re being taken down If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, Facebook took down some of Chuck Grassley’s ads against us – but not before they were see…
  Admiral Mike Franken · [email protected]
October 1, 2022 at 2:01 AM

it's our FINAL end-of-quarter FEC fundraising deadline of the entire campaign

After midnight tonight, we're required by federal law to show everyone how much our people-powered campaign has raised to retire Chuck Grassley and turn Iowa blue. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, …
  Admiral Franken · [email protected]
September 30, 2022 at 9:47 PM

required by law after midnight

After midnight tonight, federal law requires my team to pull together a report and publicly say how much we have raised to turn Iowa blue in ‘22 Hello, After midnight tonight, federal law requires my team to pull together a report and publicly say how much we have raised to turn Iowa blu…
  Iowa Senate Update · [email protected]
September 30, 2022 at 4:42 PM

Fox News just admitted it

Well here’s something we never thought we’d see. Fox “News” just DOWNGRADED Chuck Grassley chances of winning, saying he is “vulnerable after a recent Des Moines Register poll showed the longtime incumbent at 47%.” If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive …
  Mike · [email protected]
September 30, 2022 at 12:01 PM

emergency meeting (please read)

I hate to email you like this, but this is urgent. My team is going to have an emergency meeting to figure out what we do next Hello, I hate to email you like this, but this is urgent. We're facing our FINAL end-of-quarter FEC fundraising deadline at midnight tonight, and we need to raise an…
  Defeat Chuck Grassley · [email protected]
September 30, 2022 at 1:00 AM

we're in real trouble

we’re in real trouble: Chuck Grassley just dumped another $2.6 million into new TV ads to blanket the state with lies against Mike. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, we're emailing to ask you for $5…
  Michael · [email protected]
September 29, 2022 at 9:02 PM

really not good

I’ll be frank: This is really not good. Fox “News” and Chuck Grassley have started shamelessly attacking me and my military service, and I cannot fight back if we don’t have the resources to counter their lies. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive emai…
  Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight Update (via FrankenforIowa.com) · [email protected]
September 29, 2022 at 5:07 PM

Mike Franken against Chuck Grassley

This is huge news: Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight just INCREASED Democrat Mike Franken’s chances of defeating Chuck Grassley in Iowa! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, This is huge news: Nate Silver’…
  Admiral Mike · [email protected]
September 29, 2022 at 12:03 PM

seriously...?

When I retired from the U.S. Navy after nearly 4 decades of military service, I felt called to continue to serve my country in a meaningful way. But never did I expect running for the U.S. Senate that a Super PAC would run $1 million in TV ads attacking me for serving in the United States military…
  Mike Franken · [email protected]
September 29, 2022 at 1:00 AM

emailing to ask for $5 before our final FEC deadline

we’re facing our final end-of-quarter FEC deadline of the entire campaign. You’ve probably heard about these deadlines before – and for good reason. Hello, I’ll get right to it: I’m emailing to ask you to help me defeat Chuck Grassley and turn Iowa blue by giving $5 right now to my campa…
  Adm. Mike Franken · [email protected]
September 28, 2022 at 9:01 PM

Grassley must apologize to every veteran

Less than an hour after I was declared the Democratic nominee for Senate in Iowa, the attacks from Chuck Grassley began. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, The attacks from Chuck Grassley keep coming…
  Franken HQ · [email protected]
September 28, 2022 at 4:43 PM

required by federal law

federal law requires Mike’s campaign against Grassley to pull together a report of how much we’ve raised and how many people have donated. That report then becomes public. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. …
  Admiral Mike Franken · [email protected]
September 28, 2022 at 12:02 PM

Chuck Grassley and me

Chuck Grassley and I are facing our final federally-mandated end-of-quarter fundraising deadline If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, In just 72 hours, Chuck Grassley and I are facing our final federal…
  Michael · [email protected]
September 28, 2022 at 2:13 AM

last chance

with hours left until this rare match expires, this is the last chance for you to give now and have every dollar TRIPLED to defeat Grassley and protect our Senate majority If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. …
  TRIPLE MATCH ALERT · [email protected]
September 27, 2022 at 10:38 PM

until midnight

With a Democratic Senate willing to abolish the filibuster, we could finally make progress on health care, climate change, and an economy that works for everyone. And we could start implementing term limits for Supreme Court justices like Clarence Thomas. If you believe you received this mess…
  James Carville Update (via Franken for Iowa) · [email protected]
September 27, 2022 at 4:13 PM

Chuck Grassley is panicking

I think we got a real shot in Iowa. Chuck Grassley is panicking. And he should be! After Nate Silver said he thinks Democrats can pick up Senate seats this November, Mike Franken became the first Democrat EVER to outraise Chuck Grassley. If you believe you received this message in error or wi…
  Admiral Franken · [email protected]
September 27, 2022 at 12:01 PM

another chance

We have an historic opportunity to turn Iowa blue. The polls show a neck-and-neck race. “The best pollster in politics” according to Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight says Grassley’s approvals are at the lowest they’ve EVER been. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no long…
  Michael · [email protected]
September 27, 2022 at 1:00 AM

hate sending emails like this

I really hate sending emails like this... But there are just hours left until our fundraising deadline, and we are in very real danger of falling short of our goal. Hello, I really hate sending emails like this. But there are just days left until our final end-of-quarter FEC fundraising dea…
  FrankenForIowa.com · [email protected]
September 26, 2022 at 8:59 PM

we’re in a bit of a situation

We’re in a bit of a situation. There are just 23 days until early voting starts here in Iowa, and things have taken a turn for the worse. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, We’re in a bit of a situat…
  Defeat Grassley · [email protected]
September 26, 2022 at 5:08 PM

asking you to donate $5 (it'll be TRIPLED)

defeating Chuck Grassley in Iowa would guarantee that Democrats expand their Senate majority this November. Political experts are all saying so – and even Nate Silver says he thinks Democrats have a real shot at pulling it off If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no lon…
  Admiral Mike · [email protected]
September 26, 2022 at 12:01 PM

the GOP attacks are working

For months, my campaign has been gaining steam. But then everything changed. Chuck Grassley just bought another $2 million in new TV ads against me. And a brand-new poll shows all of the GOP’s attacks are working – we are starting to fall behind! If you believe you received this message in err…
  Adm. Mike Franken · [email protected]
September 26, 2022 at 1:01 AM

I know how important it is to you

We have the momentum. I raised twice as much as Chuck Grassley last quarter – the first Democrat ever to do so. But now Mitch McConnell’s Super PACs and special interests like the NRA and Big Pharma are coming to his rescue. Even Fox News just wrote Grassley a big check! If you believe you rec…
  Franken HQ · [email protected]
September 25, 2022 at 9:02 PM

taking the lead

we have HUGE news to share about Admiral Mike Franken’s race against Chuck Grassley in Iowa. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, We have HUGE news to share about Admiral Mike Franken’s race against Ch…
  ALL GIFTS TRIPLED · [email protected]
September 25, 2022 at 5:06 PM

defeat Chuck Grassley

This is INCREDIBLE: For 48 hours only, a group of donors just offered to TRIPLE MATCH ALL GIFTS for the first time ever to help Admiral Mike Franken defeat Chuck Grassley and protect our Democratic Senate majority! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive …
  Mike Franken · [email protected]
September 25, 2022 at 12:01 PM

HUGE news to share

with a new poll showing me just THREE points behind Chuck Grassley in Iowa, a group of donors just offered to TRIPLE all gifts to my campaign to help us hit our goal and send Chuck Grassley packing! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, p…
  Defeat Chuck Grassley · [email protected]
September 25, 2022 at 2:04 AM

all gifts TRIPLED

For the first time EVER, a group of donors is offering to TRIPLE all gifts up to $100,000 to help Admiral Mike Franken defeat Chuck Grassley and protect our Democratic Senate majority! If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscr…
  Mike · [email protected]
September 24, 2022 at 9:58 PM

I need to explain

In my last election, Super PACs spent millions of dollars against me. And this time, Mitch McConnell and his billionaire buddies are spinning even more lying tales about me on TVs all across Iowa. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, ple…
  Admiral Mike Franken · [email protected]
September 24, 2022 at 5:08 PM

tonight on Fox "News"

Watching Fox “News” these days is like watching something from another dimension. If you believe you received this message in error or wish to no longer receive email from us, please unsubscribe. Hello, Watching Fox “News” these days is like watching something from another dimension..…