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Ernst Questions Defense Nominee on Administration’s Recommendation on Selective Service for Women

At a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing, U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) pressed Brad R. Carson, the nominee for Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, on the need for a recommendation from the Obama administration on requiring women to register for selective service. Senator Ernst stressed that while she supports opening up all […]

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SUNDAY TALK: Grassley Clarifies His Position on the Supreme Court Nomination Hearings

Since our interview with Senator Charles Grassley last week, there has been a lot of discussion, particularly from other media outlets, that the lack of confirmation hearings of a new Supreme Court nominee yet to be specified by President Obama, would not be in the public interest. So once again, Grassley was asked if the […]

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SUNDAY TALK: Representative King Weighs in on the Primaries and Supreme Court Nominations

Even though the House of Representatives have nothing to do with the confirmation of nominees process, there is still support among many there to not hold the confirmation hearing on a nominee for the United States Supreme Court. KIOW News Director A. J. Taylor spoke with Representative Steve King on the matter and the current […]