According to the Jefferson County attorney, Van Buren County deputies arrested William Lee Brown on a felony warrant out of Jefferson County for charges of involuntary manslaughter and delivery of methamphetamine, less than 5 grams.
For the millions of dollars that candidates and political action committees are pumping into Iowa’s U.S. House races, especially for the two districts in Eastern Iowa, this week’s polling from Monmouth could make anyone wonder if the effort even matters.
Iowa plans to use millions of dollars in federal pandemic funds on a long-term plan to improve data management across state agencies, a second information technology project that may not fit the purpose of the aid.
A split Iowa Supreme Court is upholding a new Republican-backed law that will bar county elections commissioners from mailing absentee ballots this week to thousands of people who omitted information on their applications.
A lawyer for a national conservative group says it may challenge the outcome of the Nov. 3 elections by arguing that municipalities are improperly using hundreds of millions of dollars in private money.
If re-elected, Phillips says he wants to implement compliance checks with convicted sex offenders and also develop an alternative sentencing program for prisoners to perform community service while serving time.