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Monday Aug 25 | Roll Call

Top 5 Races to Watch in the Plains States

There aren't many competitive races in the Plains States, but the region features some critical contests that could signal how well Republicans and Democrats are faring across the country.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lee Terry, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Tom Harkin, US Senate, Iowa

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Roll Call

Once a GOP Staffer, Candidate Now Vies to Be Main Event

When David Young first became Sen. Charles E. Grassley's chief of staff seven years ago, the senator sat him down for a talk.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Iowa, Life, Food, Food Festival, Roll Call, US Senate, Jim Bunning

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Daily Kos

This is the least legitimate, least productive, least liked congress of all time

The 113th Congress is redefining congressional dysfunction, and is likely to go down as the least productive, least legitimate, least liked and most partisan in a-hundred-and-fifty-years.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Jon Runyan, Jim Gerlach, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Spencer Bachus

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Agri Marketing

FEC Solutions Hosts Policy Makers, Regulators On Iowa Renewable Fuels Assn Biofuels Tour

FEC SOLUTIONS HOSTS POLICY MAKERS, REGULATORS ON IOWA RENEWABLE FUELS ASSN BIOFUELS TOUR Aug. 15, 2014 Source: FEC Solutions news release FEC Solutions hosted 20 Washington, D.C., policymakers and regulators at their research and development laboratory and processing facility in Des Moines this morning for a firsthand look at the renewable fuels ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chuck Grassley, Steve King, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, David Scott, Mike McIntyre

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Time

The Battles of the Sexes in an Iowa House Race

Speaking at the Des Moines Register Soapbox at the Iowa State Fair, the opponents vying to fill Republican Rep. Tom Latham's seat did not name or criticize one another and instead played up their strengths: he, his toughness and she, her womanhood.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Chuck Grassley, Iowa, Washington, Washington Government, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Politico

Lamar Alexander primary today - Why Hickenlooper takes no position...

LAMAR ALEXANDER FACES TEA PARTY CHALLENGE: Tennessee Republican Lamar Alexander, the top Republican on the Senate's energy and water appropriations panel, is expected to fend off a primary challenge today from tea party candidate Joe Carr and a handful of other candidates.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tea Party, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Chevron Corporation, Oil & Gas

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Roll Call

House Candidate Launches First Ad in Open Seat Race

Iowa Democrat Staci Appel is airing her first TV ad Wednesday in a highly targeted, open-seat race for House Democrats.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Sun Aug 03, 2014

WHO-TV

the Insiders: Same-Sex Marriage - August 3, Part 3

Same-sex couples have been getting married in Iowa since the State Supreme Court made it legal in 2009.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chuck Grassley, Steve King, Terry Branstad, US Governors

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Finally Congress finds one issue they can all agree on

Have you ever hear the phrase " it'll take an act of Congress "? Whenever someone utters that phrase it usually mean that something is nearly impossible to accomplish.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jackie Walorski, Representative Steve Stockman, Jack Kingston, Walter Jones

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