Who Might Run For IDP Chair Now?

With the unexpected departure of Derek Eadon from the Iowa Democratic Party’s top job due to health reasons, Democrats face…

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First look at possible new Iowa Democratic Party leaders

Derek Eadon announced this morning that he resigning as Iowa Democratic Party state chair, having recently been diagnosed with “Trigeminal…

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Derek Eadon Resigns As Iowa Democrats Chair

Iowa Democratic Party Chair Derek Eadon will step down as the head of the state party today, Starting Line has…

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Auditor Mary Mosiman vouches for “stable” and “responsible” budget

Sounding more like a Republican loyalist than a hard-nosed fiscal analyst, State Auditor Mary Mosiman told reporters this week that…

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Will Reynolds, Grassley and Ernst Abandon Iowa’s Most Vulnerable?

The Senate Republicans’ Trumpcare bill is predicted to devastate rural Iowa hospitals and nursing homes. The proposed 25% cut in…

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White House Correspondents’ Association Questions Trump Administration’s Use of “Gaggles”

“Gaggles.” Yes, the Trump White House wants to use “gaggles,” not-for-broadcast question & answer sessions, instead of on-camera briefings. Why…

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Opinion: Opioid battle can be won

These are opinion editorials gathered from citizens from http://www.nonpareilonline.com The following editorial was published in the Dubuque Telegraph Herald on…

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Sean Spicer – Sean Spicer tweets misleading Obamacare statistic

The Truth-o-Meter says: Half-True | Sean Spicer tweets misleading Obamacare statistic After the delay of a vote on the Senate’s…

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Letter: We can’t repeal the Clean Water Rule

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Iowa Wildflower Wednesday: Deptford Pink

Thanks to Lora Conrad for sharing these gorgeous pictures. -promoted by desmoinesdem One summer about 15 years ago, I was…

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