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Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
Cathy Glasson formally kicks off gubernatorial campaign, vowing to fight for everyday Iowans

Cathy Glasson, who up until now had been running an exploratory campaign, formally announced her official candidacy Tuesday evening in Cedar Rapids, with simultaneous events in seven additional Iowa towns....

Posted by Paul Brennan |
“People want something different”: Prospective Democratic candidate for governor Cathy Glasson holds a listening session in Iowa City

Cathy Glasson is a prospective Democratic candidate for governor, but she wants people to know she’s not a politician. “I think that’s actually a good thing, in some respects,” Glasson...

Posted by Paul Brennan |
Democratic candidate for governor John Norris talks Iowa values, changing the culture of farming and how to win in 2018

Speaking at the Retail, Wholesale & Department Store Union Hall in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday night, Democratic candidate for governor John Norris said, “I spent a couple of months testing...

Posted by Paul Brennan |
Democratic candidate for governor John Norris to speak in Cedar Rapids

Campaign stop by Democratic candidate for governor John Norris RWDSU-WFCW Union Hall (526 F Ave. NW, Cedar Rapids) -- Tuesday, July 11 at 5:30 p.m. John Norris --photo via Norris...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
Rich Leopold entering race for Iowa Governor

Defining himself as a "fiscally conservative Democrat" and an "outsider," Rich Leopold announced his plan to run for Iowa governor in the 2018 election. "I'm a scientist by trade. I'm...

Posted by Cassandra Santiago |
State of Iowa opens door for braiders to pursue ‘dignifying profession’ without hurdles

Photo by Steven Depolo For many black women, the sweltering summer heat means hair appointments with braiders specializing in cornrows, micro braids, faux locs, box braids and Senegalese twists --...

Posted by Adam Burke |
City, county politicians write in support of pot oil access in Iowa

A letter was released on Wednesday with signatures from more than 100 city and county elected officials writing in support of expanding Iowa’s medical marijuana program. The letter calls for...

Hatch speaks in Iowa City
Posted by John Miller |
Gov. candidate Jack Hatch to visit Sanctuary Pub

Gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch speaks with a supporter at the 2013 Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner in Des Moines. -- photo by Gregory Hauenstein Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch, along with his...