Cathy Glasson for rural rights

Poweshiek County Soil and Water Commissioner and farm manager John Clayton explains why he is “all in for Cathy as…

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A crop whose time has come

Ryan Marquardt is a fifth-generation Madison County farmer and the Democratic candidate in Iowa House district 25. -promoted by desmoinesdem…

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Trump Shoots At China, Hits Iowa Squarely

[embedded content] Just a short note in case you hadn’t heard. There has been some blowback from our bully president’s…

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Trump Shoots At China, Hits Iowa Squarely

[embedded content] Just a short note in case you hadn’t heard. There has been some blowback from our bully president’s…

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Iowa Senate district 25 preview: Tracy Freese vs. Annette Sweeney

Voters in Iowa Senate district 25 will elect a successor to disgraced former Senate Majority Leader Bill Dix on April…

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IA-03: Six Democrats explain how they could beat David Young

Almost every day, I talk to Democrats who haven’t settled on a candidate in the third Congressional district, where six…

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Austin Frerick highlights another Iowa Farm Bureau conflict of interest

Congressional candidate Austin Frerick charged today that “extensive investments” in the fossil fuel extraction sector may explain why the Iowa…

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The day I became a sacrificial lamb: My story of running for office

Retired teacher and former State Representative Greg Stevens shares how he embarked on what seemed like a hopeless Iowa House…

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Weekend thread: Big Iowa problems

A majority of Iowans think mental health services, student loan debt, child welfare services, state university tuition, and the state…

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GOP Ag candidate upsets partisan balance on environmental commission

The state commission that oversees environmental policies will no longer conform to Iowa standards on bipartisanship once its leader files…

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