Kim Reynolds Attended Private Event in Rhode Island with Parkland Shooting Conspiracy Theorist

Gage Skidmore/Flickr Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds made a last-minute schedule change this week, cancelling a trip to New York for…

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Weekly News Roundup: Prominent Conservatives Criticize Ames Library Drag Workshop

Ames Public Library/Facebook The Ames Public Library recently announced plans for a four-day youth workshop in July and August called…

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Weekly News Roundup: Reynolds, Set to Sign Anti-Immigrant Bill, Backs Up Trump on Border Troops

Iowa Public Radio Images/Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership with KHOI community radio. During an event Friday…

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Weekly News Roundup: Grassley Employee Has Sought to Undermine Trump-Russia Probe, History of Extreme Blog Posts

iprimages/Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership with KHOI community radio. ProPublica published a lengthy report last week…

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Cedar Rapids’ KGAN Among Sinclair-Owned TV Stations Spreading Pro-Trump, Media-Bashing Propaganda

Screenshot via Deadspin On March 7, CNN’s Brian Stelter reported that the right-wing Sinclair Broadcast Group was forcing anchors at…

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Steve King Defends Facebook Mockery of Parkland Students, Promotes Myths About School Shootings at Sioux Center Forum

At a Thursday town hall meeting at the library in Sioux Center attended by about as many protesters as supporters,…

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Parkland Mass Shooting Survivors, Mark Hamill Target Steve King

@Emma4Change/Twitter, @HamillHimself/Twitter Ever since survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting massacre in mid-February began demanding stronger…

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Retirement Party: State Rep. Ralph Watts, R-Adel

Icon: Becris/Noun Project, Screenshot: Jefferson1 IndivisibleIowa/YouTube Part of a series looking at state lawmakers who have said they don’t plan…

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Weekly News Roundup: Trump Tariffs Worry Iowa Pork Producers in Wake of China Backlash

mitchell haindfield/Flickr The Informer’s weekly news roundup, presented in partnership with KHOI community radio. President Trump’s recent announcement that he…

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Retirement Party: State Rep. Clel Baudler, R-Greenfield

Icon: Becris/Noun Project, photo illustration by Gavin Aronsen/Iowa Informer Part of a series looking at state lawmakers who have said…

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