Legalizing medical marijuana must be accompanied by a host of provisions to address the many complications, as experience in other states has shown, a Public Pulse writer says.
NCAA's decisions restricting TV coverage of the women's volleyball tournament show disrespect toward women's sports.
COUNCIL BLUFFS — Republican Jon Jacobsen and Democrat Ray Stevens will square off June 27 in a special election to fill the Iowa House Distric…
Republican Jon Jacobsen and Democrat Ray Stevens will square off June 27 in a special election to fill the Iowa House District 22 seat.
One day after the former lieutenant governor defeated three other Democrats for the nomination, she met with local supporters over lunch. Democratic activists say that kind of ground-level politics is the only way she can pull off an upset against Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley.
Clinton lost Iowa in 2008 during her first presidential bid after being famously out-hustled on the ground by then-Democratic challenger Barack Obama. This year, however, Clinton is building relationships and organizations in every county in the state.
Drake, a lifelong farmer, was first elected to the General Assembly in 1992 and was serving his 12th term in the Iowa House. He was chairman of the Finance Committee and was serving on the Audit Committee at the time of his death.
Linda Nelson, chairwoman of the Pottawattamie County Democrats, said she has been told by Clinton staffers that — this time around — Clinton will spend more one-on-one time with Iowans.
Martin O’Malley served two terms as Maryland’s governor from 2007 through 2015. Due to term limits, O’Malley was unable to seek a third term in the 2014 election. Previously, he served as a mayor of Baltimore.