WATERLOO -- Hundreds gathered behind a fence at the Waterloo Regional Airport on Wednesday afternoon, holding up signs to welcome home about 100 Iowa Army National Guard soldiers before hugging and kissing them minutes later after they were released.
Republican Study Committee members demanded Democratic leadership to visit the southern border and see the consequences of reversing Trump-era immigration policies firsthand.
Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Ashley Hinson (IA-01) today visited the Eastern Iowa Health Center in Cedar Rapids to learn more about the patient-centered health services they provide. Hinson met with both patients and staff and discussed the center's plans to expand its COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
President Joe Biden, who vowed to run a “transparent” administration, on Thursday pointedly declined to commit to allow the media and camera crews full access to the situation at the southern border. Now, Republicans are assailing Biden for that stance, calling it being “an insult to the purposes of a free press.”
A group with the US Army Corps of Engineers updated river projects in a meeting Thursday with Congresswoman Ashley Hinson at Lock and Dam 11 in Dubuque.
The meeting’s purpose was to discuss navigation projects for the Mississippi River and flood risk management missions across eastern Iowa.