Republicans in Congress had to retreat a bit, and pass a so called “clean” funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security.
It is another one of the signs of spring. The beginning of severe weather spotter training classes.
A candlelight vigil is planned this evening (Wednesday) outside the Iowa Air National Guard base in Des Moines to protest the use of weaponized drones.
A bill that would have raised the speed limit on Iowa's interstates has hit a dead end in the Iowa Senate, but legislators are advancing bills targeting those caught texting and driving on Iowa roads.
A measure proposing Nebraska revert to the winner-take-all distribution of presidential electors has cleared an important hurdle, yet still faces an uncertain future.