Daily Archives: April 29, 2011

Iowa's Denise O'Brien in Afghanistan

Iowa's Denise O'Brien in Afghanistan It has been a couple of months since Denise O'Brien reported that she had taken a position with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, to serve in Afghanistan as an agricultural adviser. From Atlantic, Iowa, she … Continue reading

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Iowa and a Spring Wedding

Iowa and a Spring Wedding by Paul DeatonWould give almost anything for a few dry days and a chance to enjoy Spring's warmth. There are a lot of reasons. Row crop farmers are way behind last year's planting, with corn … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Congress, David Loebsack, Farming, Foreign Affairs, Iowa Legislature, Jobs, Main Page