Iowa Governor Terry Branstad vetoed the bipartisan action to delay the Smarter Balanced Assessments. He approved SF 2323 and line item vetoed that measure.
Shane Vander Hart will update a live blog through the day during the Iowa GOP State Convention in the Varied Industries Building at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.
The Des Moines Register called for an end to the office of Lieutenant Governor held by Kim Reynolds, but were silent with her liberal predecessors.
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey endorsed Congressman Steve King not his primary opponent State Senator Rick Bertrand who is backed by Big Ethanol.
The Iowa Senate votes 46 to 4 in favor of House File 2279 that removes gun suppressors from Iowa’s list of “offensive weapons” if signed into law.
President Obama nominated Chief Judge of the D.C. Circuit Court Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, U.S. Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst oppose.
Jason Schultz: Iowa Senate Democrats and Governor Terry Branstad finally agreed to join Iowa House and Senate Republicans to allow coupling.
The 55th annual Iowa Prayer Breakfast featuring Dr. Alveda King will be held on Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 7:00-8:45 am in Des Moines, IA.
Shane Vander Hart discusses who were the winners and losers of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses that saw Ted Cruz win the first victory on the road to the nomination.
Congressman Steve King (R-IA) defended Ted Cruz’s position on the Renewable Fuel Standard and ethanol after the Fox News/Google GOP Presidential debate.
Shane Vander Hart and Ron Carlson discuss the Democrat debate and talk to Iowa House Majority Leader Chris Hagenow on CT Radio on the Truth Network 99.3 FM.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad told reporters at the Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit wants U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) to be defeated.
Hundreds braved the cold to march on behalf of the unborn in Des Moines, Iowa for the 4th annual Midwest March for Life at the Iowa State Capitol Building.
Shane Vander Hart: Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s 2016 Condition of the State address lived up to expectations. It was milquetoast and uninspiring.
Read the transcript of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s 2016 Condition of the State address given before a joint session of the Iowa Legislature on 1/12/16.
Christians are to demonstrate civility and exercise charity even in the political realm, especially with those whom we disagree to maintain credibility.