Politics

Former state Sen. Kent Sorenson, R-Milo, has been sentenced to 15 months in federal prison for secretly accepting a $73,000 bribe from three Ron...

Editor's note, 2/8: On Tuesday night, as a confirmation vote on Jeff Sessions for attorney general drew nearer, Senate Republicans voted to rebuke Democratic...

At the “theologically progressive” United Church of Christ in downtown Ames Saturday, local artists held a listening session for “troubled times,” discussing the importance...

On Thursday, days ahead of the new legislative session set to begin Jan. 9, Secretary of State Paul Pate announced plans for a voter...

Rich Leopold, a former director of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and Dickinson County Conservation Board member, became the first Democrat to officially...

Phones have been “ringing off the hook” at City Hall in Iowa City this week, the Cedar Rapids Gazette reported last night, because of...

The New York Times reported earlier this week that Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn recently met with Heinz-Christian Strache, the leader of...

Iowa Board of Regents President Bruce Rastetter, whose name earlier this year was floated as a possible secretary of agriculture contender in a Trump...
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Iowa State University has chosen freshman Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Red Oak, a graduate of the university, the first woman to serve the state in...

In an email Thursday to members of the Iowa Democratic Party’s State Central Committee, ousted state Senate majority leader Mike Gronstal announced his intentions...