Kelvey Vander Hart: The key to fighting against hateful speech? More speech, not less.
Democratic U.S. Reps. Cindy Axne, Abby Finkenauer, and Dave Loebsack of Iowa voted to gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour.
The Combating Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing, and Counterfeiting Act of 2019 (S.1883) sponsored by U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley passed 18 to 4.
U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst: “When hard-working Iowans set out on a task, they see to it that the job gets done. Federal contractors need to do the same.”
U.S. Rep. Steve King: “There are thousands of graves across this countryside that are there because we didn’t enforce immigration law.”
Bob Vander Plaats of The FAMiLY Leader offered his personal endorsement of State Senator Randy Feenstra in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District race.
U.S. Reps. Abby Finkenauer, Dave Loebsack, Cindy Axne, and Steve King voted in favor of a motion to table articles of impeachment against President Trump.
State Senator Randy Feenstra leads the Republican money race in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District while U.S. Rep. Steve King sees his warchest dry up.
A Republican immigrant from Jamaica, Scherie Murray, announced she will challenge U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocascio-Cortez in New York’s 14th Congressional District.
The Libertarian Party of Iowa threatened legal action against State Sen. Claire Celsi of West Des Moines after she blocked several of their members on Twitter.
Mat Staver: “Despite how much politicians try to use euphemisms to deny it, every human life begins at conception, and thousands of biologists now confirm this truth.”
Dr. Jane Orient: The Green New Deal is not primarily about greening the planet or controlling the climate. It’s about socialism.
Dr. Leana Wen was forced out as President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of America and Planned Parenthood Action after being at the helm only eight months.
The Des Moines City Council unanimously agreed to table a measure that would restrict high-capacity magazines and trigger activators if passed.
State Senator Zach Nunn, R-Bondurant, announced he will not seek the Republican nomination in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District.
State Senator Mariannette Miller-Meeks resigned from the Iowa GOP State Central Committee to consider a fourth run in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District.