The 10th anniversary of the deeply damaging Citizens United decision is coming and candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination will be joining us in Iowa to discuss the fixes needed to our system of democracy.
Kentucky Farm Bureau hosting “Measure the Candidates” forum with Alison Lundergan Grimes and...
Louisville, KY (August 7, 2014) – The Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) Board of Directors will host U.S. Senate candidates Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) and Mitch McConnell (R) at a “Measure the Candidates…
Why psychiatrists should stop diagnosing presidential candidates
Giving a diagnosis to a public figure without any intention of helping that person doesn’t help anyone.
Top South Korean presidential candidate would review THAAD process: advisers
The liberal South Korean politician most likely to become the country's next president would, if elected, review how the government would deploy an advanced U.S. missile defense system and would consult China, two of his top advisers said on Friday.
What the plain talk of our presidential candidates teaches us about fundraising
by guest blogger George Crankovic, Senior Writer at TrueSense Marketing. One thing that can kill a fundraising appeal is trying to sound intelligent by using fancy-sounding fifty-cent words. That's why, in this political season, it's good to look at the two master communicators who are pitching their ideas -- Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. As fundraisers, we can learn a lot from them. Whatever you may…
Boston Review — New Democracy Forum: What To Do About Inequality
Since 1975, an award-winning forum for political, cultural and literary ideas.
Klobuchar Is 'Happy To Be In The Top Six' In Iowa Caucus Poll
Despite polling at 2 percent in Iowa, 2020 Democratic candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) said on Sunday that she’s “happy...
Why Julián Castro's first trip in his 2020 campaign was to Puerto Rico, not Iowa
During his visit, the newly announced presidential candidate highlighted the much-criticized federal response to Hurricane Maria and aimed to distinguish himself as the candidate of an increasingly diverse Democratic Party.
Iowa banks among top performers
Four Iowa banks have made Bank Director magazine's list of the 300 top performing public banks with assets of $1 billion to $5 billion. Hills Bancorp.
Feedlot forums on tap March 20, 21
Please return cow-calf, feedlot surveys to Iowa Beef Center If you’ve received a survey from the Iowa Beef Center at Iowa State University, please take the time to complete and return the survey. The surveys are important as IBC plans programs for growth opportunities and challenges in both the cow-calf and feedlot sectors “We want to identify those areas so we can assist in profitable, sustainable growth of the industry,” said IBC Director Dan Loy. A variety of topics are on each survey;…
Iowa caucuses: Your Jewish guide to the presidential candidates
Here’s a look at the leading candidates – their Jewish friends, family, advisers and donors, their stances on Israel and their Jewish-related controversies.
Romantic: Lifestyles: Iowa Tourism Map, Travel Guide, Things to Do: Travel Iowa
Travel Iowa is the official tourism website of the State of Iowa, the Hawkeye State. Find a tourism map, travel guide and the best things to do in Iowa. Attractions include state parks, the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Decorah bald eagles, Pella Tulip Festival, Amana Colonies tours, the Mississippi River and Dubuque, Maquoketa Caves State Park, and the Loess Hills.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
This time of year many of us are contemplating “wish lists” as we approach the holidays. Maybe someone you know has the latest Star Wars light saber on his or her list. Or an Alex and Ani bracelet. Even though my children are mostly grown (Wren’s a senior — how did that happen?), they still like putting together their lists of what they want. I’ve noted that the older they get, the more expensive the items on their lists seem to get, too…
Forum: War Comes to Iowa
Assisant Professor of History Allison McNeese explores the changes that WWI brought to Iowa and the United States.Enjoy all the semester-long events of A Century of Glory and Shame ...Event:Day-Date:Time: