Iowa State Representative Greg Forristall (R-Macedonia), representing Iowa House District 22, died Wednesday afternoon after a battle with cancer.
Shane Vander Hart: Congressman Rod Blum (R-IA) walking out of an interview with KCRG-TV 9 only accomplished giving the appearance that he has a thin skin.
President Donald Trump removes FBI Director James Comey from office for mishandling the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email servers.
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s nomination as U.S. Ambassador to China setting up a full Senate vote.
The Republican Attorneys General Association accuse Attorney General Tom Miller of playing politics with Iowa’s gubernatorial succession in an ad campaign.
Louie Giglio encourages Christians that the passion they bring to work should serve a higher purpose which is to honor Christ and make His name known.
Shane Vander Hart: President Donald Trump’s executive order promoting free speech and religious liberty set a positive tone, but did little else.
The only insurer on Iowa’s Obamacare exchange, Medica, may exit the individual insurance market leaving 70,000 without health insurance options in 2018.
The Heritage Foundation Board of Trustees unanimously voted to oust former U.S. Senator Jim DeMint as their President and CEO citing management problems.
Shane Vander Hart: Partisan politics is the only thing that can explain Attorney General Tom Miller change of mind about Kim Reynolds’ ability to appoint a new Lt. Governor.
Shane Vander Hart: President Trump’s executive order is a good step to reduce federal control in education, but does not promise that Feds will pull out.
Shane Vander Hart: To listen to the Iowa press and Democrats you would think the Iowa Legislature passed the mother lode for Iowa conservatives. Hardly.
President Trump’s tax reform plan simplifies the individual income tax in several ways, but the most significant aspect is the corporate income tax cut.
Shane Vander Hart: U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has not said much about Common Core since being confirmed, and what she has said has been entirely incorrect.
After liberal pressure DNC Chair Tom Perez states, “Every Democrat should support a woman’s right to make her own choices about her body and her health.”