Governor Branstad is urging his fellow Republicans in the Iowa House to pass the anti-bullying bill that has already cleared the Democratically-led Iowa Senate.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Police are searching for a 36-year-old inmate who failed to return to a work release facility in Cedar Rapids.
Legislators remain at odds over the main function of the Iowa General Assembly — coming up with a state spending plan.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Two Iowa residents have pleaded guilty in a federal sex trafficking case in Virginia.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has declared a state of emergency due to a bird flu outbreak that’s forcing farms to kill more than 17 million chickens and turkeys.
US Senator Joni Ernst is praising a proposed trade deal that she hopes will improve Iowa’s international export industries.
CLARION, Iowa (AP) — A north-central Iowa county with the state’s largest chicken population has declared a state of emergency as a pre-emptive strike to keep out bird flu.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — State agriculture officials say the deadly bird flu virus is still spreading, now suspected on two more Iowa chicken farms and two more turkey operations.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Legislation that would make it harder for two energy projects to win eminent domain rights has won preliminary approval in the Iowa Legislature.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Staffers in the Iowa Legislature are starting some of the tasks associated with adjourning the session, even though lawmakers are not close to concluding the budget process.