Solid progressive news is the foundation of activism.  But most of us don’t have time to sit  at our desks all day to find the important progressive news stories.  At Activate Iowa we pull together important news stories from around the state so that you don’t have to sift through your Facebook feed, or keep tabs on every newspaper in Iowa in order to be informed.

Progressive news sources like Bleeding HeartlandIowa Starting Line and The Union Leader are crucial for all of us and we hope you will check out their sites and support them.  But we also post stories from the Des Moines Register, the Cedar Rapids Gazette and other main stream media. Finally, we have updates and information posted from organizations and individuals.

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2 weeks ago

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The audio echoes, but this speech is excellent.U.S. senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) addressed the California Democratic Party convention in San Francisco on Saturday. (6-1-19) ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

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Iowa. Excellent question, excellent answer.

Elizabeth Warren
This weekend in IA, I answered my 400th question as a presidential candidate—and it was all about health care. I promised Teresa: No one should go bankrupt over medical problems and you bet I’m going to fight for Medicare for All.
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The Union Leader

Buzz Malone is a longtime union member, organizer, labor historian and writer.

Iowa Starting Line

Iowa Starting Line is a news site devoted to bringing readers breaking news, in-depth analysis, and general coverage of Iowa Caucus and Iowa political news. Starting Line works to provide a unique take on the Iowa political scene that others may not be covering.

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