Bob Dole, who overcame grievous World War Two combat wounds to become a pre-eminent figure in U.S. politics as a longtime Republican senator f…
In a newly released interview, former President Donald Trump was asked about the Jan. 6 Capitol rioters who threatened to kill Vice President Mike Pence. Did Trump respond as any responsible adult would, and condemn that threat? Of course not. Repeating his delusional claim that Pence could have overturned the election, Trump defended the rioters’ fury at his vice president, calling it “common sense.”
Scott County Supervisor Ken Croken plans to run for the Iowa House in 2022.
Three candidates are being considered to replace the state’s top legislative watchdog amid complaints from Republicans that delays caused by Democrats could leave the post vacant before a new inspector general takes office.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Senate advanced a measure to repeal the state’s Parental Notice of Abortion Act early Tuesday evening amid staunch opposition from Republicans and religious groups.
The fall session of the Illinois General Assembly begins Tuesday with much of the focus on new congressional boundaries drawn by Democrats and aimed at retaining the party’s control of the state’s Washington delegation for the next decade.
DES MOINES — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said last week she came away with a new insight into troubling immigration and security issues after touring the Texas-Mexico border and she wishes President Joe Biden would do the same in addressing what she termed a “self-inflicted crisis.”
State and national Republican campaigns have seized on a donation through a Facebook fundraiser to try paint an Iowa City Democrat running to unseat freshman Republican U.S. Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks as anti-police.
U.S. Rep. Mary Miller, R-Oakland, has joined a chorus of congressional Republicans calling for President Joe Biden's resignation.
Sen. Dan McConchie of Lake Zurich said in a statement Saturday that he was vaccinated against the virus this spring, and he urged others to be vaccinated.
Columnist Marc Thiessen made some very bad assessments in his column on Aug. 13. First, he says the Democrats have gone too far, with their infrastructure package, and this will come back to haunt them in the 2022 mid-term elections. The GOP under President Donald Trump did nothing during his tenure, except cut taxes for the wealthy elite. Meanwhile, under President Joe Biden the Democrats have done more in six months than the GOP did in four years.
With a robust vote after weeks of fits and starts, the Senate approved a $1 trillion infrastructure plan for states coast to coast on Tuesday,…
Republican U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, an ardent foe of former President Donald Trump and his GOP allies in Congress, was being considered by Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as a late addition to a select committee examining the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, the panel’s chair said Thursday.
Iowa 1st District Rep. Ashley Hinson will bring in a couple of the nation’s Republican heavyweights for the Marion Republican’s first Ashley’s BBQ Bash fundraiser.
Illinois House Republicans, most of whom voted in favor of the ethics reform bill sitting on Gov. J.B. Pritzker's desk, now want Pritzker to use his amendatory veto power to remove sections of the legislation they say weaken the legislative inspector general's powers.