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.

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.

Iowa Breaks Record for New Business Filings in a Single Month

Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate: “We’re seeing small businesses flock to Iowa because we have an environment that I think is very inviting.”

Reynolds Appoints Dan Huitink to State Judicial Nominating Commission

Gov. Kim Reynolds appointed Dan Huitink, deputy general counsel at the Vermeer Corporation, to fill a new seat on the state judicial nominating commission.

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.

Video: King Advocates for Adoption of Flood Relief Package on House Floor

U.S. Rep. Steve King King, R-Iowa, described the impact that recent flooding has had on Midwestern states, and he stressed the need for timely action.

Grassley CoSponsors Bill Targeting Foreign Nationals Tampering With Elections

Chuck Grassley: “Foreign adversaries seeking to disrupt our elections are not welcome in the United States, and should not be eligible for visas to come do us harm.”

Ernst: We Need To Stand Up to China

“I am not happy with tariffs, but you know what? The Chinese cannot continue to do this to us,” U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, said during a press call.

Iowa Conservatives Launch Clean Energy Group

Jake Ketzner: “We’ve allowed the progressives to claim energy and conservation policies for too long. They don’t have a corner on these issues.”

King to Hold Town Hall in Carroll County

U.S. Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, announced that he will host a town hall meeting in Carroll County on Saturday, May 11th.

David Young Announces 2020 Campaign in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District

David Young launched his 2020 campaign in Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District to challenge Cindy Axne for the seat he lost in 2018.