The Significance Of The Hemp Industry To Iowa Farmers

The Iowa Senate just passed a hemp farming bill for Iowa farmers unanimously. While it’s doubtful the Iowa House will take the bill up without popular support and pressure from the public, the educational opportunities for how low THC hemp products can provide pain relief for Iowa’s farmers abound…while also increasing their profit margins and […]

Carroll Police Breaking Laws To Seize Legal Hemp CBD

Carroll Police Breaking Laws To Seize Legal Hemp CBD  Carrie Bluml has been slandered. Paperwork filed Friday, April 13th in court says she is in the right, and that the town of Carroll has some accounting to do. People in Carroll have been saying Carrie’s shop, Nature Ammil, located at 820 West 8th Street, has been […]

Democrats Should Not Abandon Their Populist Roots

Trump supporters love their country. They care about whether people are getting a reasonable wage from their employer. Trump supporters are skeptical about corporate America. Fear is struck in the heart of rural America because of the corporate policies and advocacy of the World Trade Organization. The people of West Virginia, Kentucky do not hate […]

Paying my respects to Chief War Eagle by Gubernatorial Candidate Marco Battaglia

Paying my respects to Chief War Eagle By Gubernatorial Candidate Marco Battaglia “TERRITORY, It’s just the body of the nation The people that inhabit it make its configuration PREJUDICE, Something we all can do without Cause a flag of many colors is what this land’s all about” Anthrax- Indians Wambdi Okicize is commonly known as […]

Environmental Freedom

“It is gratifying to me, of course, to hold the undisputed world’s title.  I am glad it is held in America, glad that I brought it here.  But I mean my life to be more than a mere wrestling exhibition.  I expect to be an Iowa farmer all my life, and make my life worth something.  I hope […]

Gubernatorial candidate Marco Battaglia on the Clubhouse Model of Mental Health Rehabilitation.

I learned so much from my tour of Passageway mental health clubhouse in Des Moines, Iowa. I met some wonderful people that have overcome great obstacles. I encourage the other gubernatorial candidates to visit. Passageway would be very excited to give you the tour. Many people I have spoken with, who have struggled with mental […]

Families United Action Network in Support of Shared Parenting Bill – SSB 3154

On Tuesday, a Senate Subcommittee meeting was held to discuss SSB 3154, a bill that would create a rebuttable presumption of equal shared parenting in child custody cases. I spoke as an associate of the organization Families United Action Network in support of this bill.   Currently, when divorcing parents walk into a courtroom, it […]

Marco Battaglia’s response to the Governor’s Condition of the State

Condition of the State Response January 19, 2018 Marco Battaglia Iowa is in dire need of Comprehensive Tax Reform Governor Renyolds said that she wants to lower taxes but she has been hesitant to say what exactly her plan is. I’ve heard politicians from the right and left of me say my whole life that […]

The Iowa Free Press Reflects on MLK JR DAY 2018

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. Never again can we afford to live with the narrow, provincial “outside agitator” idea. Anyone who lives inside the United States can never be […]