Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Extending the Debt Ceiling

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It appears that Congress will not have to make a decision on extending the debt ceiling for a while…


Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Fertilizer Use Questioned

In News

One of the biggest expenses for Iowa farmers is the fertilizer they apply to their cropland.


Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Kids Starting Summer Programs

In News

Children across Minnesota will soon be on summer vacation. For the younger ones, that means a transition into a new child care or camp program or attending day care for the first time.


Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

AARP to Begin Listening Tour

In News

This summer, there will be another chance for South Dakotans to weigh in on the future of Medicare and Social Security.


Friday, May 31, 201305/31/2013

Plane Purchase Debated

In News

Budget bills have been advanced to final consideration by the Unicameral, but not until one more round of debate on a proposal to buy a state plane.

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Iowa Students Get Political Lessons


Three Iowa teachers have come up with a way to teach students about the caucuses.

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Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith Waiting on TPP Details

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Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith is waiting for more details on the just concluded TPP agreement.

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Obama makes pitch to win support for Pacific trade pact


U.S. President Barack Obama kicked off a sales pitch for a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade agreement.

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Cattlemen’s Group Sets Priorities At Convention

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The U.S. Cattlemen’s Association talked trade and regulatory issues at their recent convention in North Dakota. Executive Vice President Jess…

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Iowa Senator Expects Tough Sledding For TPP

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says it will be a tough lift to get final Congressional approval for the Trans Pacific…