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Elise Foley

Steve King: Opposing Aid For Hurricane Katrina Was 'A Good Vote' | Elise Foley | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), like others in his party, has voted many times against disaster relief funding, including aid in the aftermath...

Impoverished, Hungry Students and the New School Food Calorie Caps

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 12.02.2012 | Education
Bettina Elias Siegel

Millions of American children live in food insecure homes. School meals are often their only dependable source of food, yet for a variety of reasons they may not be getting all the food that's being made available to them. It's a tragic situation.

The New School Food Regs: Why I'm Putting My Money on the Class of 2024

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 11.20.2012 | Education
Bettina Elias Siegel

In 2024, the sight of fruits and vegetables on lunch trays will simply be a given. Kids will not expect daily desserts, a crutch often used by districts in the past to meet the old regulations' calorie minimums. They will have no memory of the "good old days."

Steve King: Muslim Groups, Unions 'Calling The Shots At The Justice Department'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) claimed in a statement on Friday that Muslims and unions had effectively infiltrated the Justice Department and were steering...

Steve King, Republican Congressman: Al-Qaida Will Be "Dancing In The Streets" If "Hussein" Obama Wins

AP | JAMES BELTRAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATED 3/11*** King said Monday that Obama would be viewed as a "savior" for terrorists: An Iowa Republican congressman on Monday defended his p...

Sam Stein

Brownback Would Be "Honored" To Serve As McCain VP, Despite Hagee | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Sam Brownback, one of Congress's most prominent Catholics, said he would be "honored" to be considered as a vice presidential option for Sen. Joh...