Why Reporting on the Abortion Debate Is Skewed

Shane Vander Hart: The media has followed the lead of abortion advocacy groups in sanitizing the language of abortion to shape public opinion.

Reynolds Vetoes Limits Iowa Legislature Placed on Attorney General

Gov. Kim Reynolds vetoed a measure requiring the Attorney General to get the Governor, Executive Council, or Legislature’s sign-off on out-of-state litigation.

Mauro Says Ernst Incapable of Being Independent Because of Military Service

Eddie Mauro: “In military service, you kind of fall in line, they tell you what to do and you do what they tell you to do.”

Chuck Grassley Endorses David Young in Iowa 3rd Congressional District

U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, endorsed former U.S. Rep. David Young, R-Iowa, in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District’s Republican primary.

Axne, Finkenauer Vote to Strip Religious Liberty Protection From Iowans

Shane Vander Hart: U.S. Reps. Cindy Axne and Abby Finkenauer voted to disallow any Religious Freedom Restoration Act claim under the Equality Act.

A Note to Journalists Visiting Iowa

Shane Vander Hart addresses some common misconceptions about Iowa to journalists who may visit the state for the upcoming 2020 Iowa Caucus.

Iowa Supreme Court Upholds Collective Bargaining Reform

The Iowa Supreme Court in two decisions released on Friday morning upheld public employee collective bargaining reform enacted in 2017.

Iowa House Democrats Attempt to Block Judicial Nomination Reform in Court

A group of Democrat state representatives file a lawsuit in district court to block Gov. Kim Reynolds’ majority on the state judicial nominating commission.

Unborn Children Conceived in Rape Deserve Protection

Shane Vander Hart: Abortion perpetuates the violence and victimization of the original rape. It creates two victims out of one.

Iowa Conservatives Fight Proposed Medicare Part D Drug Price Control Rule

A proposed CMS rule could limit access to drugs for critical conditions such as mental health, epilepsy, Parkinson’s Disease, organ transplants, and cancer.

Hinson Files to Challenge Finkenauer in Iowa’s 1st Congressional District

State Rep. Ashley Hinson, R-Marion, will seek the GOP nomination to challenge U.S. Rep. Abby Finkenauer, D-Iowa, in Iowa’s 1st Congressional District.

Kim Reynolds Signs the Iowa Hemp Act

Gov. Kim Reynolds signed a bill that allows the production of some hemp-derived products in the state as they are approved by the federal government.

Army Vet Announces Campaign in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District

Col. Bill Schafer (USA-ret.) announced on Twitter on Sunday that he will run for the Republican nomination in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District race.

Kamala Harris Promises Executive Action on Gun Control

Kamala Harris told CNN’s Jake Tapper in an interview that aired Sunday that if elected President she plans to take executive action on gun control.

Grassley Blasts House Judiciary Democrats for Holding Barr in Contempt

U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley: Finding Attorney General Barr in contempt will make it very difficult in the future for Congress to conduct its constitutional role of oversight.

Reynolds Signs Bill Prohibiting Stun Gun Bans on Campus

Gov. Kim Reynolds signs a bill that prohibits Iowa’s public universities and community colleges from banning stun guns except in stadiums and hospitals.