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U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse plans Iowa visit; wants climate change as 2016 caucus issue
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:11:25 GMT
U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, a Rhode Island Democrat, said Wednesday he plans a trip to Iowa this month, hoping to make climate change an issue in the 2016 Iowa presidential caucuses.
Iowa Politics Insider: King shuns CPAC for alternate event
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:13:24 GMT
Disappointed with the annual conservative gathering of national activists known as CPAC, U.S. Rep. Steve King is going to a different event.
Rhode Island senator plans Iowa statehouse visit
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 20:08:38 GMT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A United States senator is coming to Iowa to advocate for action on climate change.
Rhode Island senator plans Iowa statehouse visit - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:05:55 GMT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A United States senator is coming to Iowa to advocate for action on climate change. Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, of Rhode Island, has been a leader in efforts to combat climate change at the national level.
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 08:24:51 GMT
The Big Ten announced Monday that Iowa senior outfielder Taylor Zeutenhorst has been named the Big Ten Player of the Week.
Iowa lawmakers approve change in predator statute
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 00:10:00 GMT
CIVIL COMMITMENTS: The Iowa House Judiciary Committee unanimously approved SF 2211 to change Iowa’s laws on civil commitment of sexually violent predators to allow the court to look at a defendant’s juvenile records, including those that were sealed. Iowa’s 1998 commitment law requires a person considered for civil commitment to have a criminal conviction. Currently, juvenile adjudications for ...
Capitol digest: Lawmakers approve change in predator statute
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:00:00 GMT
DES MOINES | The Iowa House Judiciary Committee unanimously approved SF 2211 to change Iowa’s laws on civil commitment of sexually violent predators to allow the court to look at a defendant’s juvenile records.
Sheldon Whitehouse traveling to Iowa to talk climate
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 17:47:08 GMT
U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is making a campaign swing through Iowa later this month ahead of the 2016 presidential election – but not because he’s running.
Iowa Politics Insider: Branstad's D.C. visits are a family affair
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 10:10:26 GMT
When you've been governor for 20 years, visiting the White House and meeting the president each year gets, well, maybe sort of old hat.
Richard Robert Sheldon II
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 06:29:30 GMT
Hanover, N.H. — Richard Robert Sheldon II, Professor Emeritus of Russian at Dartmouth College, died peacefully surrounded by family at his home in Hanover on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, after living for many years with Parkinson’s disease. He was 81.