#iasen

  • Grassley Wins Seventh Term

    by - Nov 8, 2016
    By Emily Kresse | Emily-kresse@uiowa.edu Sen. Grassley, R-Iowa, has cruised into a seventh term, defeating Democrat Patty Judge. The race was called by the Associated Press moments after polls closed in Iowa at 9 p.m. With...
  • Iowa Democrats open Cy-Hawk ‘Stronger Together’ office in Iowa City

    by - Sep 10, 2016
    By Maria Curi | Maria-curi@uiowa.edu Democratic Senate candidate Patty Judge and Rep. Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, tailgated alongside Iowa Democrats on Sept. 10 for the grand opening of the Cy-Hawk “Stronger Together: office, 527 Riverside Drive. With fewer...
  • Senate approves anti-bullying legislation

    by - Mar 31, 2015
    The Iowa Senate approved a bill that aims to prevent bullying in Iowa schools by a 43-7 margin with bipartisan support. Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds  applauded the Iowa State Senate for passing...
  • Fireworks await discussion in Senate

    by - Feb 18, 2015
    A dire need for additional infrastructure funding has sparked a debate in the Iowa Senate about legalizing fireworks. The bill was approved by the State Government Committee and could be discussed on the floor of the Iowa...
  • Branstad open to supporting 10-cent gas-tax increase

    by - Feb 16, 2015
    Gov. Terry Branstad was firm in his position on approving a 10-cent per-gallon bump in Iowa’s gas tax Monday, should the Legislature bring a bipartisan piece of agenda to him that is aimed at improving the...
  • Some choices ahead for Ernst

    by - Nov 6, 2014
    Since the premiere of her notorious hog castration political ad, Joni Ernst has been riding a wave of celebrity in and outside the state of Iowa, but as a Senator she may have to check her...
  • Republicans gear up for election night rally

    by - Nov 4, 2014
    WEST DES MOINES — Iowa Republican candidates up and down the party ticket are set to join state GOP activists and dozens of organizers tonight as polls report the thousands of ballots cast. Five-term Gov. Terry Branstad,...
  • Campaign Central, Nov. 2, 2014

    by - Nov 3, 2014
    Campaign Central is your exclusive look at who’s in Iowa this week and who’s planning on coming. Never miss a beat on where candidates will be vying for your vote.   • BRALEY TO CONTINUE TWO-DAY...
  • Sunday Review, Nov. 2 edition

    by - Nov 2, 2014
    Sunday Review is your source for the news in politics you may have missed this weekend. Here, we’ll provide you the recap of the biggest stories as well as a look to the week ahead. JOHN MCCAIN...
  • In Iowa, Clinton stumps for Braley

    by - Nov 1, 2014
    Three more days. These are the words that rung out multiple times from former president Bill Clinton’s mouth as he addressed Iowa crowds Saturday. Alongside him was Bruce Braley, who has been in the thick of...