Politics

The Iowa Utilities Board plans to make a final decision on whether to approve Dakota Access LLC's petition for a hazardous liquid pipeline permit...

A look at some of the headlines over the past week, on the day of the Iowa Legislature's first funnel deadline for legislation to...

A bill (SF 2016) introduced by Ames' Democratic state Sen. Herman Quirmbach that would have raised the smoking age in Iowa to 21 has...

A (belated) roundup of the stuff making headlines over the past week or so: Grassley joins GOP calls to delay nomination of Scalia's successor: News...

Update, 2/11: The Iowa Utilities Board has decided against making a decision today on Dakota Access LLC's pipeline permit petition. Instead, the board scheduled a...

Controversy Persists over Results of Democratic Caucuses: On Thursday, the Des Moines Register, in a strongly worded editorial titled "Something smells in the Democratic...

As I drove to Donald Trump's victory party that wasn't to be Monday in West Des Moines, I listened to a public radio program...

Supporters of Bernie Sanders have been out in force on social media today, celebrating their candidate's strong showing Monday night but also spreading around...

At the Holiday Inn by the Des Moines International Airport on Monday night, the mood is festive as Bernie Sanders supporters watch the Democratic...

Speaking to Extra just hours before the Iowa caucuses on Monday, Donald Trump supporter Sarah Palin expressed confidence in the accuracy of the polls...