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So Republican Gov. Terry Branstad and his Democratic challenger Jack Hatch debated in a livestock pavilion at the Iowa State Fair this afternoon. I watched it online, so I missed out on the aroma. Shoot.
Many scribes noted the very special [...]continue »
So it’s been 40 years since President Nixon resigned as the Watergate scandal exploded in the summer of 1974. I was 3 at the time, so I wasn’t paying much attention.
On Friday I was driving to work, listening to longtime Nation [...]continue »
In many ways, the judicial retention fight that gripped Iowa during the last two election cycles feels like a storm that’s blown over.
It has been nearly four years since Iowa voters tossed out three justices of the Iowa Supreme Cour [...]continue »
Someday, if we ever have a different governor, let’s hope he or she learns from the saga of Christopher Godfrey.
Godfrey is Iowa’s workers’ compensation commissioner. Or at least he will be until later this month, when h [...]continue »