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10 hrs ago | Free Republic
Every election cycle tells a story, but the storyline for the 2014 general election is still being written.
15 hrs ago | KIMT
KIMT News 3 - The number of undocumented children in the country continues to grow, but the recently released figures in Iowa are shocking even area politicians.
15 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
Speaker of the House John Boehner of Ohio, joined at right by incoming Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy of Calif., talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, following a Republican strategy session.
19 hrs ago | Utility Products
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch criticized Gov. Terry Branstad on Monday for giving up a $1 million solar energy grant, saying the governor is letting powerful utility companies write his energy policy.
Iowa Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch says Gov. Terry Branstad's decision to return a $1 million solar energy grant shows that utility companies are calling the shots in his administration.
All the 8-year-old knew was that a woman had turned her face away when he started chattering at her about a toy train set.
Iowa puts $5 million into autism program DES MOINES, Iowa - Applied Behavior Analysis has shown promise in helping autistic children.
The Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday that juveniles cannot be given mandatory minimum sentences, making it the first state to interpret federal court directives that broadly.
Gary Kirke was so eager to see Chris Christie run for president in 2012 that he joined six other Iowa businessmen on a private jet ride to New Jersey in May 2011 to try to talk the governor into entering the race.
The outsiders, the also-rans, the determined individualists - the Federal Election Commission has been besieged by presidential candidate filings from lesser-known Americans in "a massive uptick" compared to the 2012 presidential race.
LAWYERIN' is an infrequent series in which the Law Offices of Black, Heart, Gold and Pants discusses legal issues related to Iowa athletics.
State Senator Jack Hatch, a Des Moines Democrat, saw numbers this week, both financial and support, that underscore his uphill battle to beat Iowa's longest serving governor, Terry Branstad.
The NBC-Marist Poll indicates Democratic Congressman Bruce Braley and Iowa State Senator Joni Ernst are tied at 43% with 14% of those surveyed still undecided in the race.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 09:26 pm
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