Des Moines “Gay Is Not Okay” Pastor Sues State Over Transgender Bathrooms

The Fort Des Moines Church of Christ has filed a federal lawsuit (embedded below) against the state of Iowa over a 2007 civil rights...

Report: Ernst on Trump’s VP Shortlist [Updated]

Update, 7/4: This morning, The Donald tweeted that he plans to meet with Joni Ernst today in New Jersey to discuss her potentially being...

Iowa Supreme Court Upholds Felon Voter Disenfranchisement

In a victory for the wide-ranging voter disenfranchisement policies of Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and Secretary of State Paul Pate, the Iowa Supreme Court...

Think Legalizing All Drugs Is Crazy? Check Out the Iowa GOP’s Platform

The Iowa Democratic Party has been getting a fair amount of flak after its grassroots adopted a platform plank that supports “legalizing all drugs”...

Bakken Pipeline Stop-Work Order Lifted, But Project Foes Press On

A stop-work order issued to Dakota Access LLC late last month by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources over the potential disturbance of Native...

King Fails to Block “Racist,” “Sexist” Plan to Put Tubman on $20 Bill [Updated]

Update, 6/21: Steve King's amendment to keep Harriet Tubman off the $20 bill will not get a vote. This evening, King reportedly said that it would be "racist"...

Bob Vander Plaats’ Tone-Deaf Response to the Orlando Massacre

In an email today from anti-gay organization The Family Leader titled "Repercussions of Orlando shooting," failed gubernatorial candidate Bob Vander Plaats laments that "some...

Clovis to GOP: Support Trump “or Just Shut the Hell Up”

Morningside College economics professor and former talk radio host Sam Clovis, who serves as a national co-chair of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, has a...

Terry Branstad’s Son to Run Trump’s Iowa Campaign

Eric Branstad, the son of Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad, will run Donald Trump's presidential campaign in Iowa, according to a report in the National...

Iowa Gun Owners Blames Orlando Massacre on Gun-Free Zones, Liberal Media

In a belated response to the worst mass shooting in United States history that left 49 dead at a gay nightclub in Orlando early...