Politicians

The president can bully and bluster with executive orders, but his effects on the judicial branch will be even more far-reaching and long-lasting.

March 30 2017 5:20 AM

We're just too sensitive, according to state Rep. Ralph Watts, recently accused of using the derogatory term "red rider" to describe a gay man.

2:56 PM

The Independent Women's Forum will hand an award to Mike Pence at a Wednesday event for his efforts to "create a more dynamic and innovative work world" for women. 

March 21 2017 6:08 PM

Steve King is known for his anti-LGBT and anti-immigrant stances, but now, his bigoted Tweet and subsequent remarks may threaten possible revenue for the state. 

March 19 2017 6:08 PM

In a speech to accept a humanitarian award, the former vice president called out the Trump Administration for focusing on the wrong thing when it rescinded guidelines to protect trans kids. 

March 18 2017 1:02 PM

The congressman says his message was not racist and has support from fellow Republicans — some of whom say not so.

March 17 2017 6:00 PM Updated
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