- Legislative leaders push for adjournment Updated: Apr-20-14 10:10 am
- Branstad priorities not OK'd as adjournment nears Updated: Apr-19-14 10:05 am
- Iowa cases against felons for voting to proceed Updated: Apr-18-14 4:52 pm
- Iowa Senate race suddenly more competitive Updated: Apr-17-14 4:30 pm
- Iowa workforce chief gave judge positive reviews Updated: Apr-16-14 3:05 pm
- Branstad scandal ensnares key Iowa link to China Updated: Apr-15-14 2:47 pm
- Senator wants review of Iowa Veterans Home firings Updated: Apr-14-14 6:37 pm
- Iowa's popular governor suddenly put on defense Updated: Apr-14-14 12:53 pm
- Iowa hires nearly 400 without advertising the jobs Updated: Apr-13-14 8:43 pm
- Iowa finds 9 more wrongly rejected votes in 2012 Updated: Apr-11-14 10:57 am
- Agent fired in Branstad case to be investigator Updated: Apr-10-14 10:25 am
- Vilsack: No secret payments when he was governor Updated: Apr-04-14 4:42 pm
- Iowa agency head denies money was paid for silence Updated: Apr-03-14 5:50 pm
- Senate supports audits of settlement agreements Updated: Apr-03-14 11:10 am
- Iowa praised, but no states mimic mapping system Updated: Mar-31-14 1:57 am
- Iowa governor visits Okla. City bombing memorial Updated: Mar-29-14 2:56 pm
- Unguarded comments, caught on tape, dog candidates Updated: Mar-27-14 8:34 pm
- Okla., Iowa governors to visit memorial garden Updated: Mar-27-14 3:10 am
- Branstad: Comments about Grassley will hurt Braley Updated: Mar-26-14 6:37 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Disagreements remain on several budget bills and priorities Gov. Terry Branstad outlined at the beginning of the year still have obstacles to overcome, but leaders in the Legislature say ending the 2014 session this week is likely.
DES MOINES, Iowa - As the end of the legislative session draws near, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing lawmakers to keep some of his priorities in mind.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - An Iowa prosecutor said she will pursue pending cases against convicted felons accused of voting illegally in 2012 despite a new Iowa Supreme Court ruling that makes it unclear whether they lost their voting rights in the first place.
DES MOINES, Iowa - A catchy political ad and a gotcha video have raised Republican hopes of capturing a U.S. Senate seat in Iowa, enhancing the party's chances of regaining control of the chamber.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa Workforce Development Director Teresa Wahlert approved positive performance evaluations for the agency's former chief unemployment appeals judge, records show, undermining her public claims that he was a poor manager who decided cases slowly.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Chinese Association of Iowa executive director Swallow Yan has helped connect Gov. Terry Branstad with Chinese presidents and residents, boosting relations between a farming state and a growing superpower with a huge demand for Iowa's agricultural exports.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - A lawmaker called for an investigation Monday to determine why so many more workers at the Iowa Veterans Home have been fired and disqualified from future state employment under Gov. Terry Branstad than his predecessors.
DES MOINES, Iowa - In Terry Branstad's nearly 20 years as governor of Iowa, he has earned a reputation for steady management, frugality and a distinct absence of drama. Gray-haired, smiling and always attired in a crisp business suit, he's been a model of Midwestern stability and owner of a public approval rating over 60 percent.
DES MOINES, Iowa - At least 386 state employees have been hired by Gov. Terry Branstad's administration without advertising the positions, but this is not a new practice in Iowa.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - A review has found that nine more Iowans wrongly had their votes thrown out in the 2012 election because of inaccuracies in the state's list of ineligible felons.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The veteran Iowa criminal investigator fired after reporting Gov. Terry Branstad's speeding SUV is going into business as a private investigator.
JOHNSTON, Iowa - No money was paid to anyone for secrecy during the years Tom Vilsack was governor, the Democrat who is now U.S. Secretary of Agriculture said Friday.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The director of the Iowa Department of Administrative Services said Thursday he paid no hush money to fired workers as part of their settlement agreements with the state, contradicting testimony by several workers who say they were offered cash to remain quiet.
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Senate has passed a Democratic-sponsored amendment to a state spending bill that would require the state auditor to look into confidential settlement agreements with fired state workers during Gov. Terry Branstad's current term.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Iowa's redistricting process is often held out as the national model for how states should handle the once-a-decade process.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has visited a grove of trees donated by Iowans to the victims of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.
WASHINGTON - You might think this year's candidates had learned from Barack Obama's comments about bitter people who "cling to guns or religion." Or perhaps from Mitt Romney's apparent dismissal of the 47 percent of Americans who don't pay federal income taxes.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad are slated to visit a memorial tree garden on the state Capitol grounds donated by Iowans to honor the victims of the 1995 Alfred P. Murrah Building bombing.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Comments made by U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley about Sen. Charles Grassley's ability to lead the judiciary committee have damaged Braley's U.S. Senate campaign, Gov. Terry Branstad said Wednesday.