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After respectful discussion, U of Iowa approves Jewish senate seat

After respectful discussion, U of Iowa approves Jewish senate seat

Inside the debate over Judaism and Zionism that quietly roiled the University of Iowa.Ben Sales, JTA, 08/04/2021 17:11
Oldest Republican Senator tests positive for COVID-19

Oldest Republican Senator tests positive for COVID-19

87-year-old Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he is in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus and is feeling good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2020 00:57
Trump wins Iowa, GOP retains key Senate seat

Trump wins Iowa, GOP retains key Senate seat

Republican Senator Joni Ernst retains seat in Iowa, an important win for Senate Republicans, as Trump declared winner against Biden.David Rosenberg, 04/11/2020 07:37
Republican Jewish Coalition will support primary challenger to Rep. Steve King of Iowa

Republican Jewish Coalition will support primary challenger to Rep. Steve King of Iowa

Jewish Republican group takes rare step of backing primary challenge against incumbent GOP congressman, targeting Iowa's Steve King.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/05/2020 07:33
Watch: Far-left protester accuses Trump supporters of 'killing Jews'

Watch: Far-left protester accuses Trump supporters of 'killing Jews'

Watch: Member of left-wing Jewish group 'IfNotNow' protests Donald Trump Jr. appearance at rally, accuses Trump supporters of killing Jews.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/02/2020 14:53
Iowa man arrested for allegedly threatening NY Jewish group

Iowa man arrested for allegedly threatening NY Jewish group

Man, charged with threats to injure a person across state lines, was upset with the group for video it posted about Nordic neo-Nazi groups.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/07/2019 19:48
Congressman loses cmte posts over 'white supremacist' nod

Congressman loses cmte posts over 'white supremacist' nod

Rep. Kevin McCarthy says Iowa congressman will be blocked from cmte assignments for the next two years over 'white supremacist' comments.Ron Kampeas, JTA and A7 Staff, 15/01/2019 09:17
Leading Republicans slam Steve King for ‘white supremacist’ nod

Leading Republicans slam Steve King for ‘white supremacist’ nod

Republicans rip Iowa congressman for 'white nationalist', 'white supremacist' comments.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 14/01/2019 08:19
Iowa organizations target of anti-Semitic fliers

Iowa organizations target of anti-Semitic fliers

Anti-Semitic fliers blaming Jews for Kavanaugh accusations hung on doors of Iowa organizations.JTA, 11/10/2018 16:26
Anti-Semitic vandalism discovered at Drake University

Anti-Semitic vandalism discovered at Drake University

Anti-Semitic vandalism on campus of Drake University in Des Moines being investigated by the university as a hate crime.JTA, 28/02/2017 04:30
Court hears case against Rubashkin appeal

Court hears case against Rubashkin appeal

Defense team has 30 days to respond to harshly-worded opposition to long-awaited appeal for freedom.Michal Levi, 23/05/2016 10:39
Will Sholom Rubashkin go free?

Will Sholom Rubashkin go free?

Court to rule in coming days on appeal by jailed Iowa kosher slaughterhouse executive, who was given 27 years in what he argues was a setup.Chaim Lev, 16/05/2016 12:08
Trump holds solid lead in Iowa, latest poll finds

Trump holds solid lead in Iowa, latest poll finds

Donald Trump holds a commanding lead in Iowa, while Bernie Sanders takes control of the Democratic race, finds new CNN/ORC poll.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2016 03:43