Politics

The Iowa caucuses look like a hot mess

First things first: The theme song of the week is Murder, She Wrote.Poll of the week: A new Monmouth University poll of likely Iowa caucusgoers voters finds a close race with former Vice President Joe Biden at 24%, Vermont Sen.…

Why the Iowa caucuses could be a disaster

No one knows who is going to win the Iowa caucuses in 17 days' time.But here's something to think about: What if more than one candidate wins?WHAT???? you ask. How can that be? (Cue "The Outsider" trailer.)The answer: Unlike in…

USDA proposes allowing 'more flexibility' in school lunches

The US Department of Agriculture on Friday announced two new proposals that would give school nutrition professionals "more flexibility" in what they serve to students.The Washington Post reports the proposals would allow schools to reduce the amount of vegetables and…

House chairman threatens to subpoena Pompeo over Iran policy hearing

The Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Friday threatened to subpoena the nation's top diplomat to testify about the Trump administration's policy in Iran and Iraq.Rep. Eliot Engel, a New York Democrat, requested that Secretary of State Mike…