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Capitol riot clouds Democrats' look at contested Iowa race

Mar. 24, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Iowa Democrat’s quest for Congress to overturn her state-certified defeat for a House seat is prompting awkward divisions within her party, months after its members reacted with uniform fury at Donald Trump’s unfounded drive to reverse his presidential election...

Editorial Roundup: Iowa

Feb. 08, 2021 10:02 AM EST

Des Moines Register. Feb. 7, 2021. Editorial: Inexplicable and irresponsible: Iowa governor lifts mask mandate while 180,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine are unused Gov. Kim Reynolds waited until thousands of Iowans had died to impose a state mask...

Republican Tenney leads in last undecided US House race

Feb. 01, 2021 18:30 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney appeared on the verge of recapturing her old seat in Congress as election officials finished counting ballots Monday in the nation’s last undecided U.S. House race. Tenney, a central New York Republican, began the...

New Iowa rep asks US House to dismiss contest in 6-vote race

Jan. 21, 2021 15:43 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Republican Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks of Iowa asked the U.S. House on Thursday to dismiss an election contest filed by her Democratic challenger that argues the six-vote race was wrongly decided. Miller-Meeks argued in a legal motion that the...