3 hrs ago
Congressman Steve King at KIMT studios
U.S. Representative Steve King stops by the KIMT studios to talk immigration and a new ad from FWD.us, a group founded in part by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg.
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12 hrs ago
Why Corporations Are Freaking Out About Obama's Big Trade Deal
Steve Biegun is not exactly a left-wing radical. During the Bush years, he served as an adviser to Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice and Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, a Republican from Tennessee.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
GOP Support for Gay Marriage Coming From Outside Washington
In an effort to expand the appeal of the Republican Party to a changing demographic, more party leaders and groups across the country are moving to drop opposition to gay marriage as a party position, The Washington Post reported.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Republicans break up with Hispanics
Breakups are rough - regrets, pain and bitter memories. As Republicans in the House block immigration reform time after time, American Latinos get the message: It's over, don't call me.
The Washington Post
Developments across the country in recent days signal a building momentum within the Republican Party to end the GOP's long-standing opposition to same-sex marriage, with activists arguing that doing so will allow GOP candidates to focus more on popular economic themes in this year's elections and help expand the party's appeal ahead of the 2016 ... (more)
Mon Apr 21, 2014
John Boehner's double-speak rattles House immigration foes
When it comes to immigration, many Republican members of the House have long distrusted their leader, Speaker John Boehner .
Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers
Sluggish economy. Anemic job growth. Weakened global stature. Health care reform nightmares.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
The Daily Record
Commentary: Racism connected to immigration has long history
Racism is an incendiary word. It should be used carefully and cautiously. But when racism does appear, it should be identified and indicted.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
GOP Congressman Says Mark Zuckerberg Wants To Reward Law Breakers
Republican Iowa Congressman Steve King responded after an organization backed by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg launched an advertising blitz against him Friday.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
House Committee Votes to Admit More STEM Workers than the Supply of Them
The House of Representatives Judiciary Committee voted last week to admit more high-tech foreign workers in some categories than the annual supply of them.
Zuckerberg Attacks Steve King over Amnesty
Billionaire Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's political advocacy firm FWD.us is publicly driving for a proposal to grant amnesty to illegal alien DREAMers who enlist in the U.S. military with a pair of new attack ads against Rep. Steve King .
The Daily Caller
Zuckerberg pushes amnesty via Pentagon bill
Facebook billionaire Mark Zuckerberg is funding two new TV ads intended to covertly restart the stalled push for an dramatic immigration increase.
Iowa races for U.S. Senate, House have racked up $12 million in donations
Three Iowa races for the U.S. Senate and House are attracting a flood of contributions, with candidates pulling in a total of $12 million in campaign cash.
Zuckerberg Immigration Group Targets Steve King
The pro-immigration reform group backed by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is launching an ad campaign against Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King, accusing him of "attacks on American soldiers and the military" for his staunchly anti-reform stance.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Daily Beast
Cantor's Passover Slam of ObamaBy Eleanor Clift
The House Majority Leader reportedly flipped out at the president over immigration reform during a private call ahead of the Jewish holiday.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
GOP Rhetoric on Immigration in 2016 Will Be Different (and Better) Than it Was in 2012
While many Republicans may disagree with Bush's assessment, Fox's reporting highlights the reasons why Republican presidential contenders in 2016 may end up adopting less hard-line rhetoric when it comes to immigration than the rhetoric displayed in 2012 and 2011.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Donald Trump looks to be an active donor in 2014 midterms
Last year, Donald Trump vowed he would support "a lot" of Republican candidates and committees during the 2014 midterm election cycle -- and his donations during the first quarter of the year indeed reflect a desire to cast a wide net of support.
National Review Online
Clegg: Congress Can Help End Racial Discrimination
A 2011 report by the Congressional Research Service literally hundreds of government-wide and agency-specific set-aside and preference programs and grants throughout the entire executive branch that amount to some form of racial discrimination.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Was Lois Lerner doing organized labor's bidding?
Former IRS manager Lois Lerner's alleged scheme to target tea party members may have been a plan to see fewer Republicans elected Rep. Steve King says any cap on 'political speech' is unconstitutional, but others rankle at the idea of employees electing their own bosses Sen. Mike Lee believes it's hard to make the case that there's still a need for ... (more)
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Hundreds gather to support Dave Kepler
WEBSTER?CITY -On a recent Saturday evening, over 300 friends and family rallied around Dave and Becky Kepler at The Bridge Community Center for a benefit to help defray medical costs as Dave battles Stage 4 inoperative lung cancer.