by Jeff Spross Posted on October 31, 2014
A little less than three weeks ago, over 180 Iowa scientists sent a clear message to their state's leaders: climate change is here, is impacting Iowans and needs to be taken seriously.
by Amelia Rosch Posted on October 23, 2014
The remarks come from an NRA event held just a little over a month after the movie theater shooting in Aurora, CO.
by Kira Lerner Posted on October 16, 2014
“I support life so, going back to perhaps the life of the mother, I think that would be important,” she said.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 29, 2014
"I don’t know the science behind climate change," Ernst said, when pressed at a debate last night. "I can’t say one way or another what is the direct impact, whether it’s man-made or not."
by Jack Jenkins Posted on September 18, 2014
"Everybody should be able to come to the table. But you can’t buy the table — sorry, it’s wrong."
by Scott Keyes Posted on September 18, 2014
Are Republicans starting to embrace the law?
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 15, 2014
An oil lobbyist said the goal was to boost Iowa's corn industry and thus help our Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA), who's running against Republican Joni Ernst for the state's national Senate seat.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 4, 2014
The $275 million Project LIBERTY plant is the second cellulosic plant to begin operation in the U.S., and the first to use corn waste as its feedstock.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 27, 2014
Ernst was one of several rising GOP politicians who attended a June 16 gathering in Dana Point, California, along with a collection of wealthy donors that the billionaire brothers have helped organize.
by Josh Israel Posted on August 20, 2014
Joni Ernst does not believe there should be any federal minimum wage at all.