Lion of the liberals: A look at the career of Sen. Tom Harkin

The sound of shoes clicking on the cream-colored marble floor echo throughout the long hallway of the Dirksen Senate Office Building. Flanked by officials from Waukee and other Iowa towns, Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, has arrived at work.

Local lawmakers eye health care as Iowa session nears final days

Local legislators hope to reconcile two fundamentally different health care proposals as the Legislature nears its final days in session.

Locals hope for farm bill success

Local legislators and farmers say they hope Congress will use the American Farm Bureau's proposal as framework for a new bill.

NAMI walk raises awareness for mental illness locally, nationally

Johnson County community members came together on April 28 to help mental illness patients.

Men charged with murder in Iowa City landlord case face different fates

Justin Marshall was sentenced to life in prison while Courtney White is to be released "soon."

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