Iowa

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A bill allowing children of all ages to handle real guns passed the Iowa House of Representatives on Tuesday and is on the way to the state Senate, where lawmakers will consider making it legal for minors under 14 to have "a pistol, revolver or the ammunition" under parental supervision. The bill passed 62-36 in the state House. Rep. Kirsten...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The " virtual tie " in Iowa between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton Monday...
Common Dreams staff
Far-right evangelical Sen. Ted Cruz from Texas has won the Republican Iowa...

Further

The drama in Iowa gave us so much: The spectacle of a surge for the messiah-minded, what-separation-of-church-and-state Cruz and his religious right "skin-crawlingly creepy" supporters; the archetypal "wake-up call" for a smug Democratic party that proved woefully out of touch with the change so many voters want; and this fabulous photo of gleeful hard-won triumph. Wheel's still in spin.