Clovis Withdraws from USDA Post Consideration over Ties to Russia Probe

Sam Clovis speaking at a rally for Donald Trump at Iowa State University in January 2016. Photo: Alex Hanson/Flickr Sam…

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“Liberals Are Unhinged” Gov Bemoans Lack of Civil Discourse, Makes Steve King Campaign Co-Chair

idaveprice/Twitter In a move that looks like it came straight out of the Story County GOP’s playbook, Republican Gov. Kim…

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Grassley Runs Interference for Trump, Dodges Questions on Russia Probe

Sen. Chuck Grassley, second from right behind the American flag, ducks out of a press conference Monday to avoid reporters’…

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Mueller Probe Sheds More Light on Sam Clovis’ Russia Connection

Former Iowa governor and Trump’s ambassador to China Terry Branstad, left, shakes hands with Trump campaign co-chairman Sam Clovis in…

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Weekly News Roundup: Abortion Wait Period Blocked, Audit Questions Leath’s Plane Use

An anti-abortion sign along County Highway G5T near Pella. Photo: Tony Webster/Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership…

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Who Endowed Wendy Wintersteen’s Ag College Chair?

SHARE Facebook Twitter Incoming Iowa State University president Wendy Wintersteen. Photo: Iowa State University For years, student activists and other…

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Wendy Wintersteen Is the New President of Iowa State University

SHARE Facebook Twitter IowaRegents/Twitter The Iowa Board of Regents has announced via Twitter that Wendy Wintersteen, the controversial dean of…

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AgriSol, Harkin Institute, Leopold Center, and Monsanto: Wintersteen’s Red Flags

Later this afternoon, the Iowa Board of Regents plans to choose the successor to Iowa State University president Steven Leath.…

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Weekly News Roundup: Fox News Targets Ames, Iowa AG Sues DeVos, Reynolds Defends RFS

Evan Walker/White House via Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership with KHOI community radio. Attorney General Tom…

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“Liberals Are Unhinged and They Are Out for Us,” Iowa Governor Warns

SHARE Facebook Twitter Gage Skidmore/Flickr “As we all know as we travel the state, the liberals are unhinged and they…

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