7 hrs ago
Rep. McCarthy: Kevin Spacey stole my line
Rep. Kevin McCarthy says after Kevin Spacey shadowed him to research his role on the Netflix political thriller "House of Cards," the actor "stole" a line he had said to him and repeated it on the show.
11 hrs ago
Glenwood Resource Center fined after incident
The state Department of Human Services says a resident of the Glenwood Resource Center swallowed three batteries and had to be treated at a hospital.
17 hrs ago
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Iowa gambling regulators ponder casino moratorium
The commission that oversees casino licenses in Iowa may discuss whether to stop considering new casino license applications for a while.
21 hrs ago
WHO-TV Des Moines
The Odds Iowa Builds Another Casino
The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission will tell Iowans how likely it is that they will allow any more casinos in Iowa.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Third party candidate on ballot for Iowa governor
Jonathan Narcisse announced Tuesday he had been certified by the Iowa secretary of state's office to run as the Iowa Party candidate.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Veterans Declare Support for 2014 Branstad-Reynolds Ticket
Supporters who want to see Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds re-elected in the Nov. 4 general election gathered on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Sailors and Soldiers Monument near the State Capitol building in Des Moines to launch the "Veterans for Branstad-Reynolds" coalition that has more than 250 members in all 99 Iowa counties.
Immigration overload: The debate in governor races
The federal government has placed as many as 30,000 minors who have crossed the border illegally with sponsors across the country, spurring a wide range of reactions from governors, many of whom are up for re-election this fall.
Iowa Lawmaker's 'Night of Destruction' in Old School Bus
Iowa lawmakers don't get accused of racing through their work at the statehouse.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
In politics, all states are 'border' states
Iowa is more than 1,200 miles from the U.S.-Mexico line, but for political purposes this year, it has become something of a border state.
Workforce team to help Cherokee Tyson workers
Gov. Terry Branstad says a team of state workers from Iowa Workforce Development will head to Cherokee to help hundreds of workers losing their jobs when the Tyson Foods chicken processing plant closes in September.
Iowa Leaders Call For EPA Action To Restore A Robust RFS
IOWA LEADERS CALL FOR EPA ACTION TO RESTORE A ROBUST RFS Jul. 28, 2014 Source: Office of Iowa Governor Terry E. Branstad news release Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Friends Don't Let Friends Vote Branstad
So the meme goes "Terri Branstad will win the Iowa Governorship because Jack Hatch is a big city liberal".
Advocates hope for broader medical marijuana law
State lawmakers this year approved legislation allowing the use of oil derived from marijuana to treat chronic epilepsy.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
GOP leaders show support for Kraayenbrink
State Senate hopeful Tim Kraayenbrink was joined by some of Iowa's Republican leaders Saturday night in Webster County as he rallied support for his campaign, which emphasizes fewer regulations and better schools.
Accepting Food Stamps to Cost Some Iowa Retailers
The Iowa Department of Human Services is warning that some Iowa businesses will have to pay for equipment and supplies, or pay transaction fees, to accept food stamp payments.
The Washington Post
Despite Clinton: O'Malley in Iowa amid 2016 talk
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley speaks with reporters in his office inside the Maryland State House in Annapolis, Md., in this April 7, 2014 file photo.
Despite Clinton: O'Malley in Iowa Amid 2016 Talk
The Maryland governor is filling the void in Iowa, New Hampshire and beyond during the early stages of the 2016 presidential race, campaigning for fellow Democrats and making personal appeals while former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton remains the prohibitive - if yet undeclared - favorite.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Little Green Footballs
Another Fake Outrage From Jim Hoft: Feds Are "Smuggling" 30,000 Immigrant Kids Into States
According to the Office of Refugee Resettlement 30,340 illegal children were secretly released to sponsors across the United States in the first six months of this year.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Sodders to co-chair bipartisan review of medical cannabis oil legislation
State Senator Steve Sodders of State Center will co-chair a bipartisan legislative review of the effectiveness of a new Iowa legalizing the use of medical cannabis oil.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Feeling Bullish about Iowa Republicans in 2014
Every election cycle tells a story, but the storyline for the 2014 general election is still being written.