Lawmakers pack up in Des Moines and head home

Iowa lawmakers return home

Things are a little quieter in Des Moines as the 2014 legislative session has come to a close and local lawmakers headed home after a grueli…

Candidate Education

Learning how to run for office

Many of the people we will be voting for this fall have experience, but some that are willing to take those incumbents on are giving it thei…

FEMALES IN CONGRESS-PKG

Women in Congress

A University of Minnesota study is putting the spotlight on congress and the lack of representation of women on the ballot.

Farm bill passes House of Representatives  and Senate

Farm bill passes in the House

This morning, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the nearly trillion dollar farm bill with a vote of 251 to 166.

Company You Keep: May 2013

There’s a whole lot of hugging, dancing and graduating going on in this month’s Company You Keep.