Obama Commutes Two Iowa Methamphetamine Dealers

President Barrack Obama issued commutations to 214 felons on August 3rd. Almost all of the commutations involved drug dealers, persons in possession, or drug traffickers. Among them were two Iowans. David Dean Millard of Grimes, IA  was found guilty of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine; use of communication facility to distribute methamphetamine (two counts). He was convicted on October […]

Ernst Applauds Signing of Bipartisan Biotechnology Labeling Bill into Law

  U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA), a member of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee, applauded the signing of the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard into law, which is bipartisan legislation that creates a national standard for labeling of food containing biotechnology ingredients.   “Since I was sworn into the United States Senate, we […]