32 Religious Groups on Probation for Alleged Discrimination at University of Iowa

Legal counsel for students: 'This is a case of blatant viewpoint discrimination and religious targeting'

The University of Iowa has placed 32 campus religious groups on probation because they are supposedly in violation of the school's antidiscrimination policy. The public became aware of the list during arguments in federal district court last week involving a Christian student group initially kicked off campus.

Brown Chides Dems Over Medicare for All

'Everybody feels good saying 'I'm for Medicare for All,' but nothing changes'

WATERLOO, Iowa—Senator Sherrod Brown (Ohio) not only thinks that Medicare for All isn't "practical,"but he's also critical of fellow Democrats that "embrace the plan to feel good" while ignoring solutions that can make an immediate impact. During a meet and greet on Friday evening at the home of a local elected official, Brown was asked about his refusal to support the Medicare for All proposal championed by potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidates like Senator Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) and nearly a dozen others.

Sherrod Brown Plans Trip to Iowa

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D., Ohio)–in the latest sign he is considering a 2020 run for president–is preparing to visit Iowa in the coming weeks, according to individuals with knowledge of the planning.