Former Iowa Law Professor Katie Porter Elected to Congress in California

Katie Porter, a 44-year-old former University of Iowa law professor who studied under Elizabeth Warren at Harvard Law, on Thursday officially defeated former investment...

Amid Mounting Ethics Woes, Iowa Republicans Stand By Matt Whitaker

Before the election, the Informer looked at the rumors swirling around then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ chief of staff, Iowa attorney Jeff Whitaker, who had...

With Election Safely Over, Kim Reynolds Criticizes Steve King

Ever since Kim Reynolds announced Steve King as one of her honorary campaign co-chairs in November 2017, she faced pressure to disavow his open...

Sessions Announces Feds Will Monitor Election in Immigrant-Heavy Part of Steve King’s District [Updated]

Update, 11/7: Although voting rights advocates continued to raise questions about the Justice Department's announcement, it doesn't appear that there were any irregularities at...

Kim Reynolds “Can’t Be Held Responsible” for Steve King, But She’s Ending Her Campaign...

Last Wednesday, with Congressman Steve King facing more local and national criticism than ever before over his embrace of white nationalist rhetoric and promotion...

Trump Talked to Matt Whitaker About Being Jeff Sessions’ Replacement

It looked likely last month that Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general who has helped safeguard Robert Mueller's grand jury investigation into the Trump...

Grassley Says He Can’t Comment on Trump Mocking Ford Because He’d Already Gone to...

Chuck Grassley fielded questions from callers during a television appearance Wednesday and reportedly told Channel 13 News that he couldn't comment on President Trump's...

Grassley Applying for Trump Farm Bailout Money

Chuck Grassley is one of two US senators applying for money under a $12 billion White House program to bail out farmers hurt by...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Headline Reynolds’ Annual Fundraiser

Gov. Kim Reynolds on Monday announced the headliner for her second annual Harvest Festival fundraiser, which will be held this year Oct. 13 ...

Joni Ernst Didn’t Even Watch Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony

Over the weekend, we pointed out that during an interview Friday with Fox News, Joni Ernst, a self-proclaimed advocate for victims of sexual assault...