The Harkin Institute for Public Policy’s short life has been riddled with controversy from its secretive inception within the Iowa Board of Regents to ethical questions about its namesake’s relationships to the Institute’s donors.
An Iowa woman was “shocked” at the way her comments at a town hall meeting with Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan were portrayed in the media and by President Barack Obama’s campaign.
President Obama has repeatedly over the past several months used his executive authority to reward certain key constituencies, a process sometimes referred to as “vote buying.”
An Iowa teacher used federal funds to treat her colleagues to a meal at Hooters, EAGnews reports.
U.S. Congressmen are demanding answers from the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the Obama administration’s surveillance flights over U.S. farms.
In response to reports that the Environmental Protection Agency is using unmanned aerial drones to monitor Midwest farms, Rep. Tom Latham (R., Iowa) sent a letter to an EPA administrator Sunday demanding more information on the surveillance program.