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Hart: Congress should stop environmental rollbacks, support ethanol

Democratic congressional candidate Rita Hart said the next Congress should reverse Trump administration rollbacks on environmental regulations and address climate change by working with...

Nation’s largest skatepark eyes spring opening in D.M., boost for worker...

Iowa gets plenty of national buzz as home to the first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses. But ask out-of-staters what they think of Iowa, and many struggle to...

Trump says he’ll announce Supreme Court pick by Friday or Saturday

President Donald Trump said Monday that he would announce a replacement for the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by either Friday or Saturday. During a morning...

Grief over Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and dread for what comes...

Bereft. That’s the only word I can think of that fits how I felt at the news of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death. It’s not just...

The U.S. presidential election might be closer than the polls suggest...

With less than two months until the U.S. presidential election, Democratic nominee Joe Biden leads incumbent Donald Trump in the bulk of opinion polls. But...

Iowa political leaders respond to news of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s...

Iowa political leaders and candidates of both parties offered condolences Friday evening after news of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death at...

Iowans condemn tweet citing Ernst’s status as an abuse survivor

Iowans and politicians are condemning a tweet by a magazine that referenced U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst’s history of domestic abuse and compared it to...

Airport lobbyist: Federal help for Des Moines’ cash-short terminal project will...

The most critical piece of Des Moines International Airport’s remaining funding for a new terminal will have to wait until the new Congress is...

As bars in four counties reopen, governor says Iowa must ‘stay...

As bars in four Iowa counties prepared to reopen Wednesday, Gov. Kim Reynolds said the state was “making progress” and needed to “stay the...

Reynolds defends use of federal virus-relief dollars for state salaries

Gov. Kim Reynolds on Wednesday defended her use of federal coronavirus-relief dollars for state employee salaries, saying it is allowed under program guidelines and...
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