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Editorial Roundup: Iowa

Nov. 14, 2022 16:26 PM EST

Dubuque Telegraph-Herald. November 13, 2022. Editorial: America’s free and fair elections continue Another free and fair election is in the books. There were some races won on razor-thin margins and some by landslides. Others still remain too close to...

Republicans defeat long-serving Democrats for AG, treasurer

Nov. 09, 2022 16:31 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republicans strengthened their hold over Iowa politics in Tuesday's election by maintaining big majorities in the legislature and winning races for statewide offices, including attorney general and treasurer. As expected, Gov. Kim Reynolds was reelected by a...

Iowa candidates for governor clash on abortion, education

Oct. 17, 2022 22:37 PM EDT

JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and her Democratic challenger Deidre DeJear clashed on several issues, including abortion policy and school funding on Monday during their only scheduled debate before Election Day. Reynolds has asked the courts to reverse earlier...