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ISU Prez Leath Dismisses Rastetter Land Deal, No-Search Hires As Non-Stories

Iowa State University President Steven Leath met Wednesday with members of the Iowa State Daily editorial board to field the student journalists' questions ahead...

The Trumpstad Report: Roger Ailes

Earlier this month at a Donald Trump rally, Gov. Terry Branstad told the Informer he sympathized with a chant of “lock her up!” that...

Trump To Headline Joni Ernst’s Roast and Ride

Donald Trump will headline Sen. Joni Ernst's second annual Roast and Ride rally Aug. 27, Bloomberg reported today. Ernst's event, which last year hosted seven...

Branstad, Rastetter, Northey Named to Trump Ag Committee

A week after news broke that Gov. Terry Branstad and his longtime political ally, Iowa agribusiness executive Bruce Rastetter, were about to be named...

Dems Project Unity at Clinton’s First Iowa Rally Since the Caucuses

The first thing I notice as I arrive Wednesday at Lincoln High School in Des Moines is a group of about 20 Trump supporters...

Branstad Gets Closer to Trump as Rastetter Considered for Ag Secretary

NJ.com reporter Claude Brodesser-Akner broke the news yesterday: Gov. Terry Branstad and Bruce Rastetter, along with former Nebraska Gov. David Heineman, are being announced...

Branstad on Trump Backers’ “Lock Her Up!” Chant: If Not Clinton, She’d Be in...

On Friday at the Iowa Event Center’s Hy-Vee Hall in Des Moines, Gov. Terry Branstad spoke briefly at a rally for GOP presidential nominee...

Steve Deace Writer Freaks Out About Register’s Trans Athlete Profile

To its great credit, the Des Moines Register recently began publishing a reporting project called "Trans in Iowa: Fighting for Visibility" that documents the...

Canadian Energy Giant Buys Share in Bakken Pipeline Project

Canadian energy transport giant Enbridge Inc. has reached an agreement to buy a minority equity stake in a pipeline system of Texas-based Energy Transfer...

Arson Investigation Launched at Three Bakken Pipeline Construction Sites

On Monday, the Newton Daily News reported that fires last weekend at three sites along Dakota Access LLC's Bakken pipeline construction route, in Jasper...