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Pete Buttigieg, Jeff Merkley and Eric Swallwell to headline Progress Iowa Holiday Soiree

A liberal group in Iowa announced Thursday that a few of the lesser-known potential 2020 presidential contenders will be headlining their holiday bash next month. South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Rep. [...]

Kamala Harris makes a big first impression in Iowa

“We need to have a better vision for this country,” Sen. Kamala Harris told about 200 activists inside a community college auditorium in suburban Des Moines. | Charlie Neibergall/AP Photo Elections The California senator previews [...]

Residents in Iowa county oppose lifting courthouse gun ban

WAVERLY, Iowa (AP) – A county supervisor in Iowa is facing opposition to his proposal to allow guns into public areas of the county courthouse. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that about a dozen people attended a Bremer County [...]

The Latest: Immigration enforcement agents visit Iowa farm

BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) – The Latest on law enforcement activity taking place at the Iowa dairy farm that employed the man charged with killing college student Mollie Tibbetts (all times local) 11:20 a.m. Immigration enforcement agents have [...]

Father of slain Iowa student decries using her as ‘pawn’

BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) – The father of slain Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts in a Saturday opinion piece spoke out against using his daughter’s death in support of “views she believed were profoundly racist,” a call that comes [...]

Iowa slaying focuses attention on immigrants in agriculture

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – The arrest of a Mexican farmworker in the death of an Iowa college student renewed calls to change immigration laws, but it also focused attention on the immigrant workers whose labor is essential to the state’s [...]

Suspect in Iowa woman’s slaying was a hardworking farmhand

BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) – For years, his employer said the young man from Mexico presented himself as a legal U.S. resident and reliable worker at a family dairy farm in small town Iowa. But now Cristhian Bahena Rivera is accused of illegally [...]
Iowa Voters Doing The Polka On Joni Ernst And Chuck Grassley’s Stupid Trump-Loving Faces
Don’t think about Norway! The corn is popping in Iowa! Seems the good people in the Hawkeye State are a mite concerned with President Blowhard and his caca-hole caca-house potty mouth. So Senator Joni Ernst tied on her fanciest Bread Bag [...]
GOP Tax ‘Cut’ Bill Set To Axe-Murder Clean Energy. Sorry Iowa, Oklahoma, North Dakota Et Al.!
Why isn’t Mercedes sponsoring wind farms? The branding is right there! As we all know, Republicans believe in the free market and hate the idea of Big Government picking winners and losers in the economy. Which is why the House version of [...]
2020 hopefuls dodge Iowa and New Hampshire
In the early run-up to 2020, would-be candidates are skipping Iowa and New Hampshire for a new set of must-stop destinations: big battleground states like Florida, Ohio and Michigan. Wary of planting a Trump-sized target on their backs so [...]