WASHINGTON — Republicans are united on repealing President Barack Obama’s health care law, but ideologically and practically speaking, they’re in different camps over replacing it. ...Read More »
Will Trump fulfill his infrastructure promises?
WASHINGTON — Even as they maneuver for a share of the $1 trillion in spending Donald Trump promised to rebuild America’s roads, bridges and airports, ...Read More »
Reynolds faces spotlight in rise to Iowa governor
DES MOINES, Iowa — For six years as lieutenant governor, Kim Reynolds has traveled throughout Iowa alongside the governor she described as her mentor and ...Read More »
What influenced the youth vote?
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Briefs: House GOP looks at food stamp overhaul
Ohio: ‘Heartbeat’ abortion bill on governor’s desk COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio bill that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected is ...Read More »
Wisconsin starts presidential election recount Thursday
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Briefs: Sixth Iowa felon sentenced for voting
California: Internal conflict likely for Democratic supermajorities SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Now that voters have created Democratic supermajorities in both houses of the California Legislature, they ...Read More »
Court blocks federal plan to extend overtime pay to many
LAS VEGAS — In a blow to the Obama administration’s labor-law plans, a federal court has blocked the start of a rule that would have ...Read More »
Who might run for governor in 2018?
The break from politics in Minnesota is over. Let the 2018 race for governor begin. Democratic Rep. Erin Murphy, DFL-St. Paul, was the first to ...Read More »
GOP’s control of Washington carries risks
WASHINGTON — For Republicans, there will be no one left to blame. As they prepare to take control of the White House and both chambers ...Read More »