Teaching about government shutdown 2013 Government Shutdown

History of a government shutdown

John Lee is a busy man in the classroom. As a Government teacher at Mason City High School, being able to teach the kids about a moment in h…


Area lawmakers react to shutdown

With the government shutdown impacting so many Americans, lawmakers from our area are sharing their thoughts on how we got to this point.

Head of Iowa Veterans Home resigns

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of the Iowa Veterans Home has resigned. Gov. Terry Branstad said in a news release Tuesday that he’s accept…