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  • Bruce Braley missed 79 percent of full Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings as scandal heated up

    Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, missed 79 percent of full Veterans' Affairs Committee hearings between 2011 and 2012 -- when the Veterans Affairs scandal was starting to heat up.

  • Iowa AG seeks injunction against supplement company

    DES MOINES, Iowa (Legal Newsline) – Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller requested an injunction Friday against a Las Vegas-based health supplement company to stop its Iowa sales and force it to comply with a consumer fraud inquiry. Miller Miller requested an injunction that would bar Au...

  • Chris Christie feels the love in Iowa

    MARION, Iowa -- At 3 p.m. on a Thursday, well after any lunch rush had come and gone, MJ's Restaurant in Marion was teeming with activity. Local Republicans filled seats at nearly bare tables -- a coffee mug here, an iced tea there -- and dozens of reporters loitered, all waiting to see Gov....

  • Iowa magazine seller banned from telemarketing

    Miller DES MOINES, Iowa (Legal Newsline) – Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller announced a court order on Monday against an Urbandale magazine sales operator that bans the company from telemarketing to Iowans and calling consumers in any state from Iowa. Legion Marketing Services LLC and...

  • Dem voters: We're ready for Hillary Clinton 2016! Everyone else: What are my options?

    Democrats in two key states say they are ready for former Secretary of State Hilary Clinton to run in 2016, but this sentiment is not shared by the rest of America, according to two separate NBC News/Marist polls.

  • Iowa ruling gives boost to solar energy expansion

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Solar energy companies can legally sell power directly to customers, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday in a boost to the small but growing source of renewable energy. The ruling will likely expedite the adoption of rooftop solar power generating systems —...

  • Texas company proposes oil pipeline through Iowa

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Texas company wants to build a 1,100-mile pipeline that would cut diagonally across Iowa from northwest to southeast and carry millions of gallons of crude oil a day extracted from western North Dakota's oil fields. Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners LP said the...

  • Iowa liberty movement activists chafing over Third District results

    In the state's Third Congressional District, surprising convention results pushed an unlikely Establishment contender to the Republican nomination and left many grassroots activists irked.

  • VIDEO: Hillary Clinton up in Iowa; Chris Christie closing the gap

    A new poll from the bellwether state of Iowa shows Hillary Clinton leading her possible Republican challengers in the 2016 presidential race.

  • What is going on in the Iowa Senate race?

    Something is amiss in the race to represent Iowa in the U.S. Senate. First, Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, used a "chick" in a campaign ad against his female opponent, Republican Joni Ernst.

  • Meet the new face of the Obama administration

    Josh Earnest has spent the last half-decade jotting notes during each White House press briefing, deconstructing what went right and what went wrong, just outside the glare of the TV cameras.



From the Weekly Standard

  • No Sword, No Justice

    On Tuesday, President Obama visited the Dutch embassy in Washington to pay his respects to the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, shot down over Ukraine by forces armed and backed by Vladimir...

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    Moments of clarity often come when you least expect them. In a speech to contributors last week in Seattle, Barack Obama made the case that his presidency has made America better. In most...

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  • Frozen in the Cold War

    In 1983, Barack Obama was a senior at Columbia University. He was not well known. He lived off-campus, had a few close friends, and spent a lot of time reading. He went to some meetings of the...

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