National elections

Judge still leading pack in fundraising for U.S. Senate campaign

DES MOINES - Patty Judge continues to enjoy a fundraising advantage in the competition to determine which Democrat will run for the U.S. Senate in Iow ...

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Vernon continues fundraising lead in Iowa’s 1st District primary race

CEDAR RAPIDS - There's been no polling to show who is leading in the Democratic primary race in Iowa's U.S. House 1st district, but Monica Vernon is r ...

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Americans for Democratic Action endorses Murphy in Iowa 1st District primary

CEDAR RAPIDS - American for Democratic Action, the self-described #x201c;forthright liberal voice of this nation,#x201d; has endorsed Pat Murphy in th ...

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Iowa U.S. Senate candidates address African-Americans’ concerns

WATERLOO - How to address the root causes that led to the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement was not only the first question posed to U.S. Senate ...

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Judge ad reignites fight over Iowa flood recovery office

CEDAR RAPIDS - In her first ad of the Democratic U.S. Senate primary campaign, former Iowa Lt. Gov. Patty Judge cites #x201c;courage and cooperation#x ...

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Democratic U.S. Senate hopefuls discuss drones, foreign policy

DES MOINES - The four Democrats competing for an opportunity to run against Sen. Chuck Grassley for a U.S. Senate seat took issue Sunday with the Repu ...

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Will independents cause Doomsday scenario? Iowa experts doubtful

SIOUX CITY - A little-remembered portion of the U.S. Constitution says that if no presidential candidate lands the required 270 electoral votes in a N ...

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Divided nation heads for divisive election

The election year has started as 2015 ended, only more so. If campaigns are always about the future, the 2016 campaign points to a country that could ...

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Perry in Manchester: 2016 a ‘show me, don’t tell me’ election

MANCHESTER - The 2016 contest for president is a #x201c;show me, don't tell me#x201d; election, Republican hopeful Rick Perry said during a campaign s ...

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