IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A consulting firm is moving to dismiss a lawsuit that argued that bids for Iowa government contracts could be entirely withheld from the public.
All four members of Iowa’s congressional delegation voted for the bill that would suspend the program allowing Syrian and Iraqi refugees into the United States. The legislation calls on key national security agencies to certify…
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A 40-year-old southwestern Illinois woman has been charged with stealing nearly $160,000 in public assistance for needy families while she was a state Department of Human Services caseworker.
October’s unemployment rate dropped one-tenth of a percent from September to three-point-five percent. Iowa Workforce Development spokesperson, Courtney Greene, says it has been awhile since the unemployment rate was this low. “The low unemployment rate…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials say more than 12,000 Medicaid service providers have signed necessary paperwork to offer care under the state’s proposed privatization plan.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former lottery security officer in Iowa convicted of rigging a Hot Lotto game to win a $14 million jackpot also allegedly fixed a lottery game in Oklahoma in 2011.
Republican Senator Joni Ernst says it’s time for an indefinite “pause” on allowing -ALL- refugees into the United States, to make sure ISIS fighters aren’t infiltrating the resettlement program.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement Thursday, after the House voted on H.R. 4038, the American SAFE Act of 2015.
DAVENPORT, IA – On November 19, 2015, James Everett Faler, 49, formerly of Davenport, Iowa, was sentenced by Chief United States District Judge John A. Jarvey to five life sentences for five counts of Production…
SWISHER, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa mayor has issued a proclamation welcoming Syrian refugees after governors throughout the country voiced opposition to allowing them into their states.