The Iowa Board of Regents will meet Wednesday and Thursday to discuss various initiatives that affect Iowa State students and the community of Ames.
Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg filed to run in a Democratic primary for president Friday.
People crowded into the Bell Center at Drake University for the Climate Crisis Summit hosted by Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign Saturday.
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With the Iowa caucuses coming up, along with the 2020 election, many presidential candidates are starting to come out with television advertisements.
Most elections in the United States are winner-take-all.
Thirteen Democratic presidential candidates took the stage at the Iowa Democratic Party’s “Liberty and Justice Celebration” late Friday in Des Moines, Iowa — cheered on by thousands of supporters in stadium seating and on the floor of the Wells Fargo arena.
The Democratic primary currently has 16 candidates competing to stand out to voters and businessman Andrew Yang is one of them, bringing a flagship policy position of a universal basic income.
In the 2016 election cycle, then-candidate Donald Trump’s talk of building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border was a major topic of the election, with Trump bringing up the subject in nearly every pre-election rally.
The notion of separation of church and state in the United States goes as far back as just after the founding of the country, with the establishment clause of the First Amendment of the Constitution providing for the effective separation of religion from government.
In a study by the United State Census Bureau, 46.1 percent of 18 to 29 year olds turned out to vote in 2016, a smaller percentage than the next youngest age group, 30 to 44, at 58.7 percent.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Iowa filed an amicus brief early Tuesday in a First Amendment case taking place in Iowa, Robbins v. City of Des Moines.
Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke unveiled a plan Monday to end “mass incarceration” and reform the American criminal justice system in favor of rehabilitation.
Saturday marked 100 days until the Iowa caucuses.
Sen. Bernie Sanders has been in government for almost 40 years, making his first bid for the White House several decades into his career in 2016.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is the top choice among likely Iowa Democratic caucusgoers, an Iowa State poll released Thursday found.
Tom Schenk, former data chief officer for the city of Chicago, addressed a crowd late Thursday as part of “Open Access Week” at Iowa State.
Health care is the single most important issue to American voters.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren discussed a number of her views, including how she plans to attack the corruption in today’s government, at a town hall late Monday at Iowa State.
Iowa served as a launching pad for several presidential campaigns, and the stopping point for many others.
A non-partisan mock caucus was put together by an events class late Thursday at Iowa State.
Civil rights activist and long-serving Congressman Elijah Cummings died early Thursday at the age of 68.
Pete Buttigieg brought his campaign to Iowa State and discussed what he said is the current corruption in the United States’ government and how his presidency would unite the country.
Twelve candidates took the stage for the Democratic presidential debate Tuesday.
The field of candidates still in the race for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination is the most diverse lineup history has seen.
The fourth Democratic debate late Tuesday featured a record number of candidates, 12 in total, on stage.
Candidates come in and out of Iowa, the field becomes smaller and campaign advertisements infiltrate social media feeds and television — a sign of the nearing election.
Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a proclamation in 2018 declaring that the second Monday in October be acknowledged as “Indigenous Peoples' Day” in Iowa.
Regarding the impeachment inquiry it faces, the White House said Tuesday it would not cooperate with an effort “to overturn the results of the 2016 election.”
The issues women face when seeking elected office were discussed in a lecture Thursday at Iowa State.
Sen. Cory Booker released a plan early Thursday on ending “exploitation in sports.”
Voters value experience when choosing a candidate for president, but they also have concerns about the age of the people they are voting for. According to polls, many Americans say age is an important factor in determining which presidential candidate to support.
Rep. Pat Grassley, R-New Hartford, has been selected by the Republican caucus of the Iowa House of Representatives to be Speaker of the Iowa House at the start of the next legislative session in January 2020.
Pete Buttigieg is running an Iowa-focused presidential campaign, which is in line with previous dark horse candidates who staked their campaigns on the state. However, the South Bend, Ind., mayor is different from some past dark horses in one aspect — he's doing well in Iowa.
Sen. Kamala Harris started off her town hall late Sunday at Iowa State by discussing the frustration she said she believes Americans have been feeling during Donald Trump’s presidency, saying people need to fight to protect progress.