Why In Hell Do I Call Grassley, Ernst Or State Republicans?

5 minutes [embedded content] Once again last week I engaged in one of the most frustrating exercises I have ever…

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Iowans left in the dark on Senate GOP sexual harassment investigation

Iowa Senate Republican leaders have never acknowledged that Kirsten Anderson faced sexual harassment, discrimination, and retaliation while working for the…

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Weekend open thread: Veterans Day do’s and don’ts

Thanking a veteran is easy. Tackling problems that face veterans is hard. At no time is that political reality more…

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Clovis to stay at USDA, avoid testifying under oath

Earlier this week, I was surprised when key U.S. Senate Republicans indicated the confirmation process for Sam Clovis would move…

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Chuck Grassley’s odd reaction to the first Mueller indictments

Let’s start with the good news: despite being an early skeptic on the need for a special prosecutor to investigate…

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Iowa’s Big 3 Republicans Flounder As Leaders

Just Another Party Hack Grassley Obstructing Justice Once More. Remember back to February of 2016 when Justice Scalia died? Remember…

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Iowa’s Big 3 Republicans Flounder As Leaders

Just Another Party Hack Grassley Obstructing Justice Once More. Remember back to February of 2016 when Justice Scalia died? Remember…

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Iowa’s Republicans In Congress Vote To Cut Medicare & Medicaid

Rod Blum: Voted For A Budget Resolution Geared To Cut Money For Healthcare Iowa’s Republican members of congress have once…

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Iowa’s Republicans In Congress Vote To Cut Medicare & Medicaid

Rod Blum: Voted For A Budget Resolution Geared To Cut Money For Healthcare Iowa’s Republican members of congress have once…

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If all Iowa candidates had to win under rules Republicans forced on unions

“There’s not one Republican in this state that could win an election under the rules they gave us,” asserted AFSCME…

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