posted on September 3, 2015 at 4:40 PM
The commander-in-chief kicked off a 3 day tour in Alaska early this week by addressing a State Department-sponsored summit on climate change in Anchorage. The president claimed man-made environmental problems threaten Alaskan homes and...
posted on January 31, 2014 at 3:26 PM
The long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline cleared a major hurdle Friday as the State Department raised no major environmental objections to the controversial pipeline from Canada through the heart of the U.S. Republicans and some oil- and...
posted on January 31, 2014 at 3:25 PM
A simmering division between the president and environmental groups is starting to boil over.
posted on March 22, 2013 at 4:07 PM
With the prospect of a government shutdown looming, the Senate approved legislation Wednesday to secure $85 billion in less-than-favored spending cuts intended to rein-in excessive federal deficits.
Reworking the across-the-board cuts,...
posted on November 2, 2012 at 6:42 PM
University of Iowa political stock market predicts election outcome. Ireland-based electronic trading company has track record rivaling Iowa political market.
posted on May 25, 2012 at 5:04 PM
President Barack Obama returned to a familiar rural location this week to press for a key renewable energy tax credit. Speaking at TPI Composites, a wind turbine blade manufacturer in Newton, Iowa, the President hailed an extension of the wind...