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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers from the Iowa Senate and House have agreed to meet to hammer out details on an educat...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An official of the Iowa Department of Administrative Services says federal money could have bee...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some workers won't benefit even if a long-shot Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum w...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad earned $234,907 and is paying $28,298 in federal taxes for 2013.The governo...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is releasing his tax returns, something he's done every year he's s...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A legislative panel has backed a plan meant to extend broadband access to rural Iowans, though ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill meant to further relieve the financial stress of disabled veterans in the state has won ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Two top managers at the Iowa Department of Administrative Services have been asked to return fo...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A plan to enroll more 4-year-olds in preschool and incentivize the creation or expansion of pro...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A lawmaker is demanding an investigation to determine why so many workers at the Iowa Veterans H...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Longtime Iowa Republican Gov. Terry Branstad finds himself in the unfamiliar position of juggli...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says Democrats pursuing investigations into confidential settlement agreeme...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The State Historical Society of Iowa is reminding Iowa residents to apply for grant money that ...
CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered U.S. and Iowa flags to be flown at half-staff to honor a Clinton m...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An effort to reopen the Iowa Juvenile home closed by Gov. Terry Branstad in January has been re...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Secretary of State Matt Schultz plans to return more than $200,000 to the state in unspent...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal says he will sponsor a bill legalizing the sale of medical...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill making it illegal for landowners to allow drinking by minors on their property has won t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A southwest Iowa lawmaker has returned to his job in the Iowa Capitol, where he hadn't vote...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A southwest Iowa lawmaker who has stopped joining in legislative action at the Capitol is still...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Three Republicans viewed as potential presidential candidates will speak at the GOP state conve...
A handshake? Sure. A selfie? No way.Some of America's Olympic athletes say they were asked to keep their cellphones in th...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Settlement agreements are likely to continue to dominate the agenda at the Iowa Capitol this we...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez will hold events in Des Moines and Ottumwa this weekend.U.S. Sen...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Four Iowa Republicans running for U.S. Senate are debating higher education costs, health care and th...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa House say they want to further establish government transparency and open...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Senate has rejected changes to a bill meant to crack down on certain instances of huma...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's second-ranking Democrat says he'd be open to negotiating a compromise if Republi...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court has rejected an appeal argument by Jonathan Narcisse in his fight to gai...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Sioux City high school student has been appointed to the Iowa Board of Education.Gov. Terry B...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former Des Moines school board member has lost another round in his fight to gain a spot on t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic lawmakers, determined to question state administrators about confidential settlement...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Politicians keep making regrettable remarks that their opponents record and distribute, despite years...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Environmental groups are sounding alarms that a Republican-led House subcommittee has inserted ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Senate has advanced a pair of proposals intended to move the state forward with solar ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A tax break extension for the Iowa Speedway at Newton has won the Iowa House's approval.The...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says comments made by Congressman Bruce Braley about Sen. Charles Grassley&...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Veterans would receive various tax and job benefits under a bill overwhelmingly approved by the...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley is pushing to protect a federal grant program aimed at testing schools a...
JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) — Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum says Republicans remain divided despite efforts to bring t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Senate Democratic lawmakers, and at least one Republican, are pushing Gov. Terry Branstad's...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Independent groups in competitive Senate races in Kentucky, Alaska and Iowa are running ads that borr...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa House have advanced a bill attempting to change the state's law deali...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An effort to toughen laws against sexual assaults in state military forces and to hold the Iowa...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that previously added pets to domestic abuse protective orders was amended by the Iowa H...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Bruce Braley is apologizing to Iowa Sen. Charles Grassley for ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa Senate Democrat says this year's session will continue until Gov. Terry Branstad pr...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that extends a sales tax rebate for the Iowa Speedway in Newton by 10 years has passed t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is standing behind the director of Iowa Workforce Development who has been ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — While the Obama Administration establishes national efforts to expand research and increase awa...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa House have furthered a plan to extend a tax break for the Iowa Speedway a...
CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — Officials say thousands of gallons of wastewater accidentally entered the Mississippi River near t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has unanimously voted in favor of a measure meant to crack down on human traffic...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A panel of state officials will wait until Friday to decide whether former state lawmaker Tony ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has overwhelmingly passed legislation that aims to increase penalties for offend...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has approved a bill that would require state educators to provide schools with i...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Senate has postponed a vote on legislation that would help schools across the state be...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa lawmakers are considering legislation that would legalize consumer sale and use of firewor...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republicans in the Iowa Senate want legislative leaders to revive a measure that would ban the ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is ordering a comprehensive review of his administration's policies to ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is ordering a comprehensive review of his administration's policies to ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Five-term Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad will face a challenger in the June 3 Republican primary, and...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Protesters have gathered at the Iowa Air National Guard Base in Des Moines to decry the use of ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa lawmakers aren't waiting for Congress to toughen laws against sexual assaults in the m...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill originally drafted to make it illegal for landowners to allow drinking on their property...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Minors would no longer be able to buy or use e-cigarettes in Iowa under a bill approved by a le...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa House committee is moving forward with a bill that significantly weakens any attempt to...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A House committee has recommended changes in a bill that reduces penalties for transmitting dis...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawmakers in the Iowa Senate want to crack down on texting while driving, but some legislators ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa lawmakers are attempting to change the state's law dealing with drunken drivers.The Se...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that that would have required employers in Iowa to tell workers at hiring what they'...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill giving victims more power to report sexual abuse and other crimes involving state milita...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa lawmakers are continuing their efforts to fund an anti-bullying measure that would create ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Civil rights groups and some Democrats in the Legislature say Iowa has a wage theft problem and...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The chairman of Iowa's Republican Party will step down later this month once a replacement ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Legislative leaders are telling the greyhound racing industry and casinos that want to end dog ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is returning to Iowa for a two-day visit that includes stops in the Des M...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Veterans in Iowa would receive a larger property tax exemption under a bill approved by a legis...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The use of drones would be strictly regulated under a bill approved by the Iowa House.The bill ...
~ SOCHI, Russia (AP) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is coming to the Sochi Olympics. IOC President Thomas Bach says Ban...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Lawmakers in the Iowa House have granted preliminary approval to legislation lowering the minimum ag...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Senate Democrats say they will support a bill requiring the reopening of a Toledo juvenile treatmen...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A proposal to raise Iowa's fuel taxes has won preliminary approval from lawmakers in the Iowa Ho...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A legislative panel has approved a measure limiting the use of restraints on pregnant inmates. A su...
Jarret P. Heil of Haverhill announced that he will run for re-election as Marshall County Treasurer.Heil was elected in 2010 ...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Democrats who hold the majority in the Iowa Senate want to boost state education funding for the 20...
~ JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa National Guard says a World War II-era tank is being installed at its military museum in Joh...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Republican Party has parted ways with the contractor responsible for posting a racism flowc...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Legislation that would exempt military pensions from state income tax is moving rapidly through the...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Gov. Terry Branstad has received big campaign contributions from Iowa business leaders, special int...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Former residents of the Iowa Juvenile Home will testify before lawmakers in the state Senate. A hea...
~CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - Publisher and Des Moines community activist Jonathan Narcisse says he will seek the Democratic nom...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The 2014 Iowa political calendar effectively begins Tuesday night at the precinct caucuses for both...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - While there has been little fanfare, the 2014 Iowa political calendar effectively begins Tuesday ni...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Democratic candidate for governor Jack Hatch has nearly $240,000 in his campaign account, far less ...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Gov. Terry Branstad says he is "energized" and ready to run for an unprecedented sixth te...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Gov. Terry Branstad is expected to announce that he will seek re-election. Branstad is scheduled to ...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad gives high marks to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for his handling of the...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Republican Senate candidate Mark Jacobs says he raised $400,000 from donors last year, but the forme...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley says he supports a federal extension of unemployment benefits as long as...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa senator is asking the U.S. Senate to confirm appointees to a federal election commission so...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Gov. Terry Branstad says he has more than $4 million in his campaign account. Branstad's campaig...
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Russia has introduced a resolution in the U.N. General Assembly calling for a traditional, symbolic tru...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Health officials say there are three strains of influenza currently circulating in Iowa.The state Dep...
With the end of the government shutdown nearing a close the two national parties have had to come together. When Representati...
A special investigator says an Iowa senator likely violated ethics rules by taking money from political entities connected to...
Boston College athletic director Brad Bates says a decision about whether the Eagles' football game against Army will be ...
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