Congressman Rod Blum (R-Iowa) and his Democratic challenger Abby Finkenauer faced off in the first of two debates in the Iowa 1st Congressional District race
The U.S. Senate voted 51-49 to invoke cloture to end the debate on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. The final vote is on Saturday.
Senate Judiicary Committee Chair Chuck Grassley requests communications between Dr. Ford’s attorneys and committee members, other witnesses and accusers.
The summary says the FBI decided to reach out to eleven people, ten of whom agreed to be interviewed about allegations made against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Senate Republicans discussed the upcoming confirmation vote for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh during a press conference Thursday afternoon.
Kelley Paul, wife of U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) called on U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-New Jersey) to retract his call for people to “get up in the face of some congresspeople.”
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) said that the supplemental FBI background investigation is complete and it is time to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh.
Dr. Christine Ford’s ex-boyfriend in a sworn statement refuted testimony she provided to the Senate Judiciary Committee about polygraphs.
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) told Hugh Hewitt that unless something surfaces in the FBI investigation she plans to support Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court.
Congressman David Young (R-Iowa): Iowans are telling me tax relief and the economy is working for them.
More than 200 local veterans have publicly pledged their support for Christopher Peters and endorsed his campaign in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District race.
Grassley: “I’m confident that the FBI agents tasked with this responsibility will not succumb to public political pressure or politicians telling the agency how to do its job.”
Dennis Ketterer in a signed statement said based on his direct experience with Julie Swetnick, he does not believe her allegations against Brett Kavanaugh.
Iowa Republican elected officials respond to the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade deal negotiated by President Donald Trump.
Rachel Mitchell about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s allegation: “A ‘he said, she said’ case is incredibly difficult to prove. But this case is even weaker than that.
Grassley to Sanders: “Your public statements clearly reveal how unimportant it is to you to review any facts related to (Brett Kavanaugh’s) nomination.”