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Zika Virus Funding Delays Require Answers

August 13, 2016 There’s an effort to distort my votes on spending to fight the Zika virus to make it seem as if I don’t care about women and children’s health. That’s not the case. I voted for $1. more »»

Q&A: Protecting Innovation & Trade Secrets

August 13, 2016 Q: What are trade secrets? A: Like a patent or trademark, trade secrets are a valuable form of intellectual property that allow innovators and businesses to legally protect their discoveries and... more »»

Slices of Life - MOTB: The quest for the dress

August 5, 2016 We are entering the wedding stage of life - better put, re-entering. more »»

The Dengler Domain: Thank You

August 5, 2016 As I stood in a West Des Moines Casey’s eerily similar to the Dysart’s Casey, I realized a sense of community was missing. more »»

Vigilance Needed with Private Medicaid

August 5, 2016 Senate Democrats are listening and remain committed to addressing the difficulties private Medicaid has created for patients, health care providers and caregivers. more »»

Q&A: Whistleblower Appreciation Day

August 5, 2016 Q: What is a whistleblower and why do we need them? A: Whistleblowers are people, often in government, who come forward to expose fraud, waste or abuse in an effort to help improve the status quo. more »»

The Dengler Domain: Thunderstorms

July 29, 2016 Thunder, lightning, wind, are Mother Nature’s way of bringing a thunderstorm upon humans. more »»

Slices of Life - On the go

July 29, 2016 It’s all the rage and a cutting-edge craze - sweeping not only the nation, but the entire world. more »»

Q&A: Overdose & Addiction in Iowa

July 29, 2016 Q: What is the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA)? A: For two decades I have worked closely with community anti-drug coalitions in Iowa to deploy resources to help drive methamphetamin... more »»

Slices of Life - Fleeing germs

July 22, 2016 We live in a culture where people fear shopping cart handles. To be fair, it’s not the handles themselves. It’s the germs residing on said handles. Germs can make us sick. more »»

The Dengler Domain: Ice Cream

July 22, 2016 With these long and hot summer days, air conditioning only solves a portion of the problem, but ice cream cures all problems. more »»

Q&A: How Washington Spends Your Money

July 22, 2016 Q: Why does Congress have the power of the purse? A: American taxpayers are well aware how much of their hard-earned money they pay to the U.S. Treasury. more »»

Letter to the Editor: Blood drive

July 8, 2016 Dear Editor: The Kubik-Finch American Legion Post #142 of Traer is asking everyone 16 years of age and older to take an hour out of their busy summer and donate a pint of blood on Thursday, July 21... more »»

Slices of Life - Adventures with birds

July 8, 2016 The world is going to the birds. Or at least my little corner of it is. And I think this is just… ducky. Nests surround me. Sometimes in the most unexpected of places. But not always. more »»

The Dengler Domain: Music Battle Royale 7

July 8, 2016 Nothing compares to lying out on the lawn and looking up at the beautiful stars on a warm summer night. The perfect complement to this activity is beautiful country musi. more »»

Q&A: Affordable Rx

July 8, 2016 Q: What is contributing to the cost of prescription drugs? A: There’s no doubt that the rising cost for prescription medicine weighs heavily on the minds of Iowans. more »»

The Dengler Domain: Duos

July 1, 2016 Nothing better than a number one having a number two. Duos from all walks of life have progressed American culture. There is a reason why so many buddy cop films have been made. more »»

Slices of Life - Slug wars

July 1, 2016 Anyone who gardens grapples with the reality of pests. Most often, pests want to eat your garden before you get the chance to do so yourself. more »»

Q&A: Check on Obamacare

July 1, 2016 Q: How is the Affordable Care Act stacking up to expectations? A: The sweeping health insurance law, widely known as Obamacare, turned six earlier this year. more »»

Q&A: Zika Virus

June 24, 2016 Q: What is the Zika virus? A: According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Zika virus is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. more »»



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