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Bill Theobald

Bill Theobald

Bill Theobald is a longtime journalist, an Iowa native who began his career at the Quad-City Times in Davenport, Iowa. He has covered every level of government, from city councils to state legislatures, Congress and the White House. He has reported from Washington, D.C. since 2005.

Unusual lawsuit alleges campaign violations against group that backed Ernst

By: - February 16, 2021

WASHINGTON — The Iowa Values group that pumped nearly $1.5 million into supporting Republican Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst’s successful re-election campaign would be required to reveal its donors and possibly face fines for violating federal campaign finance laws, under an unusual lawsuit filed against the group late last week. The lawsuit was filed in federal […]