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Culver responds to Branstad criticism on Medicaid privatization
Former Iowa Governor Chet Culver is responding to criticism of current Governor Terry Branstad on Culver’s meetings scheduled in eastern Iowa to discuss the privatization of the Medicaid program. On Monday, Branstad accused Culver and Senate Democrats of politicizing the issue. Culver says he wants to help people who have questions about the issue. “Well […]Full Post...
Cedar Rapids church sending bottled water to Michigan
A Cedar Rapids church is stockpiling bottled water to help Flint, Michigan families deal with that city’s lead-contaminated municipal water supply. Cases of bottled water are being stacked at Mount Zion Baptist Church where Damian Epps is the Senior Pastor. “My plan is to leave next Monday, on the 15th, and hopefully we can have […]Full Post...
Iowa part of mortgage settlement with HSBC Bank
Iowa is part of a federal and state settlement with HSBC Bank concerning alleged issues with mortgage settlements. Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller’s spokesman, Geoff Greenwood, says Iowans will see some of the $470 million settlement. “Over the years, HSBC we alleged had engaged in mortgage servicing abuse. This is the same type of thing […]Full Post...
Some counties instituting tow bans as travel conditions worsen
With falling snow and whipping winds, many Iowans who are venturing out are experiencing white-out conditions on the roads today. Those who get stuck may find themselves out of luck as many counties have issued tow bans during this blizzard. Hamilton County Sheriff Dennis Hagenson says in-town travel may be okay, but it’s a different […]Full Post...
Iowa up to fourth in AP Poll
The Iowa Hawkeyes have climbed one spot to fourth in the latest Associated Press College Basketball Poll. The Hawkeyes are 19-4 overall and 10-1 in the Big Ten after Sunday’s 77-65 win at Illinois. They return to action Thursday night with a visit to Indiana. “Every time we step on the court and get another […]Full Post...
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