Floyd County Trying Same Approach Used by Winnebago County in Building New Jail

Officials in Charles City and surrounding Floyd County are considering a shared law enforcement center to serve their northern Iowa communities. Winnebago County tried the same approach over a year ago by trying to include the Forest City Police Department in the construction of the Public Safety Center. The voters turned down the proposal, then […]

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Ernst Issues a Statement on Authorization of Use of Military Force against ISIS

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) released the following statement after cosponsoring a joint resolution for the Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) against the Islamic State (ISIS) and its associated forces, which was introduced by Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC). This AUMF would enable the President to use all necessary and appropriate force in […]

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SUNDAY TALK: Senator Grassley Releases His Report on Excessive Federal Administrative Leave

Senator, let’s get right to the issue of sourcing for State Department inquiries. Can you give us some details on this? There still remains the issue of Syrian refugees and the President wants to allow nearly 10,000 of them into the United States. You have made attempts to block this and have them follow immigrant […]