Greenfield Announces She Will Challenge Ernst in 2020

Former congressional candidate Theresa Greenfield announced that she will run for the Democratic nomination to challenge U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst in 2020.

What A Pastoral Prayer for the President Should Look Like

Pastor David Platt showed what a pastoral prayer for the president should look like when President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit to McLean Bible Church.

Reynolds: Securing The Border Can’t Be Done On Backs of Iowa Farmers

Gov. Kim Reynolds: “We need to secure the border and address our nation’s broken immigration system, but it cannot be done on the backs of Iowa farmers.”

Grassley Opposes Trump’s Use Tariffs on Mexico to Solve Border Crisis

Chuck Grassley: “Trade policy and border security are separate issues. This is a misuse of presidential tariff authority and counter to congressional intent.”

Taylor Pauses Campaign for Three-Week Military Deployment

Jeremy Taylor said he would pause his campaign for the GOP nomination in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District while away for a military deployment in Romania.

Louisiana Democrats Buck National Party on Life

Pro-life Democrats in Louisiana bucked the national pro-abortion trend among Democrats by passing a fetal heartbeat abortion ban.

Iowa Judge Orders Sex Ed Funding for Abortion Providers to Continue

Polk County District Court Judge Joseph Seidlin temporary blocked a new law that restricts abortion providers from receiving state sex education grant money.

Robert Mueller Exits DOJ With First Statement About the Russia Investigation

Robert Mueller: “There were multiple, systematic efforts to interfere in our election. That allegation deserves the attention of every American.”

Netflix’s Wokeness in the Abortion Debate

Netflix announced that it may boycott Georgia because of their fetal heartbeat abortion ban. Most Americans want companies to be neutral in the culture wars.

Iowa’s House Dems Play Politics Complaining About Others Playing Politics

Shane Vander Hart: U.S. Reps. Cindy Axne, Abby Finkenauer, and Dave Loebsack should direct their complaints to their party’s leadership, not the House GOP.

Thomas on the Potential of Abortion for Eugenic Manipulation

Justice Clarence Thomas: “Given the potential for abortion to become a tool of eugenic manipulation, the Court will soon need to confront the constitutionality of laws like Indiana’s.”

Reynolds Vetoes Medical CBD Program Expansion

Gov. Kim Reynolds vetoed HF 732, the Medical Cannabidiol Act, citing concern about lifting the three percent THC limit for approved products.

Early Primary State Fundraising is Down for Democrats

Democrat presidential candidates running in 2008 raised two-and-a-half times more money by the same point in 2007 than candidates raised during Q1 in 2019.

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.”