Iowa

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Workers process beef at Old Fashion Country Butcher in Santa Paula, California on May 21, 2020. (Photo: Brent Stirton/Getty Images)
The fine levied against Iowa Premium Beef—for a minor record-keeping violation—was cut in half by a state official.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Mail clerks sort packages at a USPS Processing and Distribution Center on Thursday, May 14, 2020 in City of Industry, California. (Photo: Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
The removal of key equipment from Post Offices should be viewed as nothing less...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Democratic voters attend the caucus at the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa, the United States, Feb. 3, 2020.
The new executive order means there is now no U.S. state categorically banning...

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.