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What If They Held An Election And Nobody Came | 08-11-2017

Which is exactly what happened recently in the tiny burg of McIntire, Iowa. As the AP reports , not a single one of the town’s 70 registered voters bothered to vote in the election which was to determine whether terms for the mayor and city council...

And Then There’s This Goofball | 03-03-2017

Iowa state Sen. Mark Chelgren is a wealth of ideas, most of them really bad. His most notable of late is a bill that would force Hawkeye State colleges to hire only Republican professors until the number of registered Republicans and Democrats on university...

Where There's Smoke, There's Mac 'N' Cheese | 05-01-2015

Iowa lawmakers got a scare last week when, right in the middle of the day, smoke started wafting up from behind the Senate chambers. Fire alarms went off and people were sent scurrying out of the building post haste. Alas there was no fire, only the intense...