Politics

In an interview with the Iowa State Daily about a week and a half after state Sen. Rick Bertrand, R-Sioux City, announced he would...

When talk radio host Steve Deace invited Bob Eschliman to appear on his show the week before Christmas in 2014, so that he could...

Request to fast-track Bakken pipeline rejected: On March 16, less than a week after the Iowa Utilities Board became the last of four states...
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In the days following the Democratic county conventions last weekend, controversy continued to swirl over the handling of the one in Polk County. There...

State Sen. Rick Bertrand, a Sioux City businessman and developer, has announced his intentions to primary Congressman Steve King for his 4th congressional district...

At a Rose Garden press conference this morning, President Obama announced Merrick Garland, an appeals court judge (and second cousin of Gov. Terry Branstad),...

If it's not appropriate for a first-grader to say, then should a presidential candidate be saying it? That's the premise for a new YouTube video...
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With Donald Trump's presidential rallies increasingly erupting in chaos, including his supporters assaulting protesters and a Chicago event Friday cancelled as the two sides...

The Quad City Times' Ed Tibbetts reported Saturday that a new challenger emerged at Scott County's GOP convention to challenge Democrat Dave Loebsack for...

Costs and time spent defining what qualifies as an open record in Iowa are the biggest impediments to gaining access to information about how...