Polk County

Jury Finds Occupy Iowa Protester Not Guilty

Precedent setting? Jurors find former state representative Ed Fallon of Occupy Iowa not guilty of violating curfew law at Des Moines capitol because it violates Iowans' constitutional freedom to assemble.

The Video The Wisconsin GOP Doesn't Want You To See! - *gasp*

This video, once on YouTube and then on the <a href="http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com">Talking Points Memo</a> website, has been yanked from both, simply because of the heat a rookie republican congressman (and former reality tv star) got for daring to mention he's having trouble getting by on "only" $174,000, partly because of higher health care costs.