Opinion

Iowa hospitals ready to battle Ebola

The emergence of the Ebola virus in the U.S. has heightened awareness of all hospitals and health care workers about the importance of following st ... »

Amy Nielsen will go above & beyond

There is perhaps no greater challenge in politics than the ability to see past what benefits you personally and do what is best for the people and ... »

Rizer will represent values of Iowans

I worked for and alongside Ken Rizer every day for nearly two years as an employee at Goodwill of the Heartland. His care and consideration for all ... »

Election outcome determines future

Although our two major political parties seem similar in many ways and the process seems frustrating enough to justify “dropping out” ... »

Crossing party lines in HD 68

Linn County Supervisor Brent Oleson is in hot water for putting loyalty to a friend before his partisan duties, and for putting a photo on Facebook ... »

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Proud of Iowa House accomplishments

I have spent the last two years working hard for the people of Iowa, and I’m proud of the things we accomplished. From education to taxes, w ... »

Podzimek is a problem solver

Vote for Tom Podzimek for Linn County Supervisor.

He is an independent candidate who can bring this county and city together to find creative ... »

League of Women Voters backs LOST

The League of Women Voters of Johnson County is supporting the local-option sales tax in Johnson County and encourages voters to vote yes.

W ... »

Kuhl is advocate for all NL residents

We have been neighbors to Gerry and Marilu Kuhl since 1994. They are great people and we support Gerry for mayor.

During his nine years on th ... »

Working for community, for District 95

I grew up on a small southwest Iowa farm and was taught the values of hard work and listening. I learned how to be a good neighbor when we worked o ... »

Branstad not friend of farmers

Iowa farmers should not vote for Gov. Terry Branstad. He doesn’t deserve our votes. He’s not our friend.

Branstad likes to port ... »

Shoop will resolve matters efficiently

District 5 voters you have the opportunity to elect Becky Shoop to the Linn County Board of Supervisors.

She will be a supervisor who will a ... »

Ernst will support Constitution

For the life of our nation I am asking Iowans to vote with myself and many military veterans for Joni Ernst and Mariannette Miller-Meeks as both wi ... »

Anderson offers a clean break

In the past, our endorsement process has skipped over most so-called “down-ballot” statewide races, such as Iowa secretary of state. ... »

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