Steve King Calls on Gov to Crack Down on “Terrorist” Org Black Lives Matter

On Friday, just over a week after comparing Black Lives Matter protesters to Nazis, outgoing Congressman Steve King tweeted at Governor Kim Reynolds to...

Sioux Rapids Police Chief Suspended Over Post Advocating Violence vs Protesters

Tim Porter, the police chief of Sioux Rapids in northwest Iowa, has reportedly been suspended for two weeks without pay and will undergo sensitivity...

Grassley: Dems “Don’t Care Anything About the Black Community”

Asked Thursday by a Washington correspondent for the Nexstar Media Group — the parent company of Des Moines station WHO-TV — if he was...

Steve King Compares Black Lives Matter Protests to Nazi Pogram vs Jews

After a humiliating, self-inflicted primary defeat earlier this month, Congressman Steve King has apparently decided to spend his final, committee-free months in office doing...

Small-Town Police Chief Advocating Violence vs Black Lives Matter Protesters Claims Comment Was “Total...

The police chief of a small town in northwest Iowa is claiming that a comment he made on Facebook Monday that advocated violence against...

The Iowa Connection to Trump’s “Racist Baby” Video Flagged By Twitter

Editor's note: This story has been updated with additional information from Huffington Post reporter Luke O'Brien clarifying the nature of his interactions with Logan...

New York Times Ranks Ames Among Nation’s Likeliest COVID-19 Outbreak Sites

A New York Times analysis of nationwide coronavirus data, last updated Wednesday morning, ranked Ames as one of the cities with the highest average...

Polk County GOP Promotes QAnon Conspiracy Theory Days After Claiming Account Was Hacked to...

Three days after the Polk County Republican Party dubiously claimed that a post on their official Facebook page defending the display of the Confederate...
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Audio Shows Governor Reynolds Backed Out Of Agreement to Provide Felon Voting Rights Language

In a Tuesday morning press release accusing Republican Governor Kim Reynolds of breaking her promise, organizers with the Des Moines branch of the Black...

The Iowa Connection to the Viral Story of the Man Who Died from Chloroquine...

In late March, after President Trump began touting the anti-malarial drugs chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine as potential “miracle" cures for the coronavirus against the advice...