Ross Wilburn makes eight Iowa Democratic candidates for governor

Ross Wilburn joined the field of Democratic candidates for governor today, promising to focus on health, education, and economic opportunity.…

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Iowa’s “Black Gold” Is Washing Away

Iowa farmers’ greatest asset is their soil. It’s the amazing productivity of Iowa’s soil that makes our state the agricultural…

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American Nazis And The Right Wing Propaganda Machine

http://0.gravatar.com/avatar/0c8d3eb0f34bd57afeb0ec2c07609cd9?s=96&d=identicon&r=GNazis in America, you ask?  How can this be?  Answer:  The Right Wing Propaganda Machine has effectively brainwashed a large…

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Pets in college – is it right for you?

Having a pet in college might be something you think you can handle while taking classes and living on campus,…

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Dan DeGeest’s Council Review, August 13, 2017: Complete Streets Plan

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hello friends, I hope everyone is enjoying the dog days of summer and…

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Trump won’t call out neo-Nazis. Republicans must hold him accountable

What a discouraging weekend for the country. Hundreds of white supremacists marched in Charlottesville, Virginia on Friday night, carrying torches…

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Comment On Charlottesville

http://1.gravatar.com/avatar/7df0a62a35ab9c4823dfa7d82b8eaac4?s=96&d=identicon&r=Gvery short scene of the march in Charlottesville yesterday (8/12/2017) [embedded content] Watching the events unfold yesterday there were two…

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Rising Stars Kander And Swalwell Urge Boldness, Support Medicare-For-All

The theme of the night for the Democratic Wing Ding Dinner in Clear Lake, Iowa on Friday night was “Rising…

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Iowa Democratic Party Statement on Terror in Charlottesville

Today, chair of the Iowa Democratic Party, Troy Price, released a statement condemning the acts of terrorism in Charlottesville, Virginia.…

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Employers Used to Believe in the Power of Aggregate Demand, What Happened?

http://1.gravatar.com/avatar/7df0a62a35ab9c4823dfa7d82b8eaac4?s=96&d=identicon&r=GFrom the Thom Hartmann Show Thursday: Thom discusses the change in America’s business community from being good corporate citizens who…

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