Democrats paying for own TV ads in Eastern Iowa, while many GOP candidates using Super PACs

Democrats running for president have paid for nearly all their own Eastern Iowa television ads so far in the lead up to Iowa's first-in-the-nation ... »

Trump fourth among Republican hopefuls in new Iowa State poll

CEDAR RAPIDS - He's riding high in many polls but Donald Trump finished fourth in a survey of likely Iowa GOP caucusgoers who chose #x201c;honest a ... »

Smiling ‘real people’ in campaign ads may be actors

WASHINGTON - The doctor takes in her patient's concerned frown. She nods reassuringly, consulting charts on the tablet in her lap. She reaches for ... »

Cedar Rapids Democrat targets Grassley

IOWA CITY - In announcing his bid for the U.S. Senate, Democratic state Sen. Rob Hogg of Cedar Rapids vowed to be an environmental stalwart.

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Iowa caucus races still up for grabs, pollster says

JOHNSTON - There already have been a number of lead changes in the Iowa caucus horse race and with nearly five months until the finish line, Ann Se ... »

Presidential hopefuls flock to Iowa State Fair soapbox stage

Politically active Iowans like to say they don't make up their mind which presidential candidate to support until they've met them all.

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O’Malley calls on DNC to schedule more debates

CEDAR RAPIDS - Martin O'Malley on Wednesday blasted the #x201c;small cabal#x201d; in Washington that he said is trying to limit the number o ... »

Cedar Rapids businessman Patel joins Democratic race in Iowa 1st District

CEDAR RAPIDS - Ravi Patel, a Cedar Rapids business owner and entrepreneur, has joined the race for the Democratic nomination in Iowa's 1st District ... »

Iowa Electronic Markets launch 2016 presidential, Congressional prediction markets

IOWA CITY - Money and politics are often viewed as enemies. But the Iowa Electronic Markets use the power of money to predict politics with surpris ... »

Palin to join Iowa Rep. King at Freedom Summit

Former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin has joined the lineup of speakers at U.S. Rep. Steve King's Januar ... »