As the investigation into the Las Vegas attack continues, law enforcement officials note that an accessory called a bump stock was used by the attacker.
In late August, President Trump outlined a revised vision for the U.S. war in Afghanistan by endorsing a Pentagon plan which would boost troop levels in the country by an estimated 4,000 more than the 8,500 U.S. service members currently in the region.
As I travel to each of the 16 counties of Iowa's Third Congressional District each and every month, I meet with Iowans to hear what is most important to them.
This week's :60 Second Survey asks you to tell me what one issue you think the United States Congress should be focusing on - if you were only able to choose just one.
There has been recent debate on Capitol Hill regarding policy which requires the Department of Defense to pay for medical treatment related to gender transition therapies and procedures of military personnel.
Missouri Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler has proposed language in defense related bills that would bar the Department of Defense from the practice.
Following the passing of 22 year old American Otto Warmbier there is increased discussions regarding the need for tougher sanctions on, or an all-out travel ban to, North Korea.
Last month, Aetna and Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield announced their plan to pull out of Iowa’s individual health insurance market for 2018. And on May 3, the Des Moines Register reported Medica would follow the footsteps of those other carries and leave the individual insurance market if stability was not returned to the market.
This week, Congress reviewed and voted on legislation that would give President Trump the authority to impose sanctions on persons in violation of certain U.N. Security Council resolutions regarding North Korea.
I believe our tax code is complicated and does not work. It’s time we scrap it, replace it, and simplify it to cut the burden on all Iowans. Washington has a responsibility to be more efficient, more effective, and more accountable in protecting hardworking Americans.