Release of details on 139 unaccompanied, undocumented minors in Iowa exposes them to risk, Senator says.
Gov. Terry Branstad Monday unveiled IowaNEXT, an initiative aimed at
creating more recreational and cultural opportunities in Iowa.
Gov. Terry Branstad Monday said Bruce Braley projects an air of
condescension to rural Iowa that will kill the Waterloo congressman’s
Senate bid in November.
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, the product of blue-collar
home who’s built a reputation as a dogged critic of Wall Street
excesses, delivered a fierce populist endorsement of Bruce Braley’s bid
for the Senate Sunday afternoon in Des Moines.
Tired of the television takeover, the incessant negative noise of
politics? So are both U.S. Senate candidates, Republican Joni Ernst and
Democrat Bruce Braley.
Matt Meiners grew up on a family farm in Templeton.
But with an uncle in politics - Gene Meiners, chairman of the Carroll County Board of Supervisors - as well as a strong interest in current events and a desire to make a difference, Meiners set his sight on politics.
On a recent campaign stop in Templeton, Don Kanne, a candidate for the
Carroll County Board of Supervisors, thought a constituent was waving
him inside. He opened her storm door, and out flew her cat.
There’s a distinct difference between State Rep. Dan Muhlbauer and his
opponent Brian Best, the Democratic incumbent for the Iowa House’s 12th
District seat asserted during a candidate forum Wednesday evening. The
12th District includes Carroll and Audubon counties and eastern Crawford
Former Des Moines School Board president Jon Neiderbach is a numbers guy.
U.S. Rep. Steve King, R-Kiron, said his belief system is a direct
product of the largely rural — and sweeping 32-county congressional
district — he is seeking re-election Nov. 4 to represent for another two
Jared Waddle, a 23-year-old Coon Rapids insurance agent running for
Carroll County supervisor, said he’ll bring a youthful perspective to
Staci Appel says the United States should “always” fight foreign
conflicts and terror with friends standing by the nation’s side. David
Young says the country may be forced to throw some overseas punches
alone, that the nation has to lead.
Brian Best says his driving philosophy is a belief that government is too intrusive in the lives of Iowans.
The delegates to the Carroll County Republican Convention Thursday night nominated Darci Opperman of Manning to run for county recorder.
Increasing voter access in Iowa is largely an effort to empower rural,
older and disabled voters, people for whom a drive to the courthouse or a
polling place isn’t a routine errand, says Brad Anderson, the
Democratic candidate for Iowa Secretary of State.
In a race that has Iowans sharply divided — and could decide the
partisan balance of the U.S. Senate for the next two years — Joni Ernst
and Bruce Braley Sunday offered opposing worldviews that rarely touched
the other’s orbit — as they differed on abortion rights, immigration,
health care, the minimum wage and federal tax policy.
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