DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has dismissed charges against Ron Paul's 2012 presidential campaign manager, leaving two other campaign operatives to stand trial on charges alleging they secretly paid an influential Iowa politician for...Show More Summary
On Thursday morning, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told a group of voters at the State Historical Museum in Des Moines, Iowa, that he doesn’t support reauthorizing the Voting Rights Act of 1965. He said that the federalShow More Summary
DES MOINES, Iowa — On June 27th, the third-worst flood in the history of Des Moines, Iowa’s Raccoon River, necessitated the quick and urgent rescue of “Wading Bridge,” the most recent installation by the New York-based artist, Mary Mattingly.
In a forum sponsored by The Des Moines Register, Jeb! Bush was asked where he stands on the Voting Rights Act and whether it should be reauthorized. His answer, in essence, is no. I think if it's to reauthorize it to continue to provide...Show More Summary
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Three top officials with Ron Paul's 2012 presidential campaign claim political motivations are behind charges alleging they violated federal financial disclosure laws by secretly paying an influential Iowa politician...Show More Summary
This happened in Downtown Des Moines over the weekend: YouTube Video Courtesy star105 Preservationists wanted to save the building, the […]
DES MOINES (The Borowitz Report)—Hoping to stem the fallout from his comment in the aftermath of the Oregon rampage that “stuff happens,” former Florida governor Jeb Bush said today that as President he would declare an ambitious “war on stuff.”
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said the U.S. should bar refugees from war-torn Syria because they are "infiltrated with Jihadists," who seek to harm America. Carson has also launched a petition challenging the tax exempt status of the largest Muslim advocacy group, part of an escalating rift with the U.S. Show More Summary
DES MOINES, IA—Heralding the discovery as the most complete specimen of its kind, a team of archaeologists from the University of Iowa announced Thursday that they had managed to reconstruct more than 75 percent of a Snyder’s of Hanover pretzel from fragments found at a Des Moines–area Stop ’N Go. Show More Summary
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The link between ending a 40-year oil export ban and lower prices at the gas pump is not as direct as Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush would have voters believe in his new energy proposal, industry economists...Show More Summary
Utilizing technology to integrate farming, economics and conservation in southwest Iowa Des Moines, Iowa – Sept. 28, 2015 – Pheasants Forever, the The post Pheasants Forever Joins in Groundbreaking Iowa Precision Agriculture Business Planning Partnership appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says ending the ban on U.S. oil exports and easing restrictions on natural gas exports will unleash the nation's economy. Calling it a "once-in-a-generation opportunity," Bush says in a piece posted today on the website Medium that reversing the export ban and widening U.S. Show More Summary
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — He's behind in the polls and has spent little time in Iowa of late, but Chris Christie is set to get a major bump in the leadoff caucus state with endorsements from nearly all of the local Republican heavyweights...Show More Summary
Chris Christie “will score a major coup this coming week: endorsements from a planeload of Iowa Republicans who pleaded with him to run for president in 2012 but whose interest in his 2016 candidacy had seemed to fade,” the Des Moines [...]
Politico seems to be the latest addition to Donald Trump's list of media enemies -- as if his feuds with Fox News, The Des Moines Register, a New York Times reporter and an Associated Press photographer haven't kept him busy enough.Show More Summary
If you want to get a sense of how the politics of the battle over Planned Parenthood may play out this fall, and possibly in the 2016 race, it’s worth watching Hillary Clinton’s long interview with the Des Moines Register editorial board. Conservatives are demanding that GOP leaders use the looming government shutdown battle to […]
By Amanda Becker DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton unveiled a plan on Wednesday to lower out-of-pocket health costs, including expanded coverage of sick visits to the doctor and tax credits for those with substantial medical bills. Show More Summary
Saturday night was the annual homecoming dance in Urbandale, a suburb of Des Moines. (Theme: Straight Outta Iowa.) Just before the 8 P.M. start time, teen-age girls wearing dresses—mostly short and sparkly—and boys wearing suits gathered outside the high school’s main entrance, waiting to be let into the cafeteria.