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Emily Wangen
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Emily Wangen is a politics reporter at The Daily Iowan. She is a second-year student at the UI majoring in political science.

Emily Wangen, Politics Reporter

Apr 18, 2019
4 takeaways from the presidential-campaign finance reports (Story)
Apr 14, 2019
Julián Castro talks immigration, health care during podcast appearance in Iowa City (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Vaccine exemptions on the rise in Iowa (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
Iowa House passes education budget falling short of funding requests (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
Beto O’Rourke calls for unity at UI in string of Iowa college stops (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Iowa’s largest Medicaid provider departure prompts Democrats to call for ending privatized system (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
Over-the-counter birth-control bill advances in Iowa Legislature (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Senate approves student-loan concurrent resolution (Story)
Mar 17, 2019
2020 candidate Amy Klobuchar in eastern Iowa: bring together ‘fractured’ communities (Story)
Mar 17, 2019
Beto O’Rourke debuts in Iowa as he begins 2020 presidential campaign (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
Iowa Legislature takes up concerns with student loans (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
Campus free-speech bill passes Iowa Senate (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
Bill could kill satellite voting at UI, decrease access to polls for students (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
UISG-backed medical-amnesty bill advances in Iowa Legislature (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Iowa City ag start-up looks to Iowa Governor’s Office for better rural internet (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Lawmakers try to expand CBD program (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Iowa native likely to announce 2020 bid (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Iowa Democratic Party proposes virtual caucuses in 2020 (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Iowans react to Trump’s state of the union address (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Bill to end tenure at Iowa regent universities advances in the Iowa Legislature (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Cory Booker set to visit Iowa City Feb. 8 after announcing 2020 presidential bid (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Iowa university leaders make 2020 funding pitch to state lawmakers (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Community organizers rally around federal workers after shutdown (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Iowa psychiatrists hopeful after mental-health funding recommendation (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Beto O’Rourke movement kicks off in Iowa City… without the candidate (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
After consistent budget cuts, Reynolds proposes funding boost for Iowa regent universities (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
2019 Iowa legislative session gavels in with focus on bipartisan cooperation (Media)
Dec 13, 2018
2018 in Iowa politics (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Women, politics, and change (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
Iowa districts change hands in midterms (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Iowa Democrats set sight on 2020 caucuses (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
In the heart of no-party country Blum and Finkenauer eye independent voters (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
Blum, Finkenauer face off at first debate in Cedar Falls (Story)
Oct 05, 2018
Joni Ernst, Chuck Grassley, and Iowa Republican leaders voice support for new NAFTA agreement (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford testimonies highlight Chuck Grassley’s role in ‘Me Too’ moment (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Kavanaugh Hearing: Sen. Grassley responds to calls for FBI investigation into Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual assault allegations (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
2020 presidential hopeful Andrew Yang wants to give every American $1,000 a month (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
New allegations surface against Kavanaugh (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
Former Iowa Finance Authority director found to have sexually harassed employees, report says (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Senate Judiciary Committee to take Kavanaugh allegations ‘step by step’ (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
Democrat leaders urge supporters to ramp up the energy ahead of Election Day (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Dueling views on Medicaid shape race for Iowa governor (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Rep. David Young looks to create opportunities for Iowans in Congress (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Grassley confident in Kavanaugh confirmation (Story)
Aug 30, 2018
NAFTA renegotiation encourages Iowa leaders (Story)
Aug 30, 2018
Cindy Axne looks to prioritize affordable healthcare, taxes in Congress in race against Rep. David Young (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
Iowa programs address veteran unemployment (Story)
Aug 23, 2018
University of Iowa construction moratorium to be lifted next month (Story)
Aug 20, 2018
Senators lose summer break, sort of (Story)
Aug 20, 2018
Trump approves presidential disaster proclamation for Iowa’s severe weather (Story)
Aug 17, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch: ‘Just because you disagree, doesn’t mean you have to be disagreeable’ (Media)
Aug 17, 2018
In Des Moines judicial conference, transparency in battle to confirm Brett Kavanaugh comes to forefront (Story)
Aug 08, 2018
Wills set to run for Iowa City City Council (Story)
Aug 08, 2018
IC City Council special election set for Oct. 2 (Story)
Aug 02, 2018
More UI programs may feel the burn of state budget cuts (Story)
Jul 16, 2018
Defunding forces UI to close seven centers (Story)
Jul 11, 2018
VP Pence discusses tax cuts, tariffs in Cedar Rapids (Story)
Jul 10, 2018
Iowa senators support Trump’s Supreme Court nominee (Story)
Jun 28, 2018
Iowa City still searching for RAGBRAI volunteers (Story)
Jun 28, 2018
UI community reacts to Supreme Court’s backing Trump travel ban (Story)
Jun 26, 2018
Downtown Iowa City high-rise apartment set for council vote (Story)
Jun 25, 2018
Orientation shakes things up for new students (Story)
Jun 19, 2018
Hubbell, Hart talk investing in education during tour (Story)
Jun 18, 2018
AAUP removes UI sanctions after improvements to shared governance (Story)
Jun 15, 2018
Proposed development sparks City Council debate following rezoning request (Story)
Jun 13, 2018
‘Heartbeat law’ temporarily blocked, lawsuit continues (Story)
Jun 13, 2018
Takeaways from Iowa’s 2018 primary election (Story)
Jun 10, 2018
Republican leaders prepare for midterm elections at Ernst’s Roast & Ride (Story)
Jun 07, 2018
After delaying tuition vote for months, regents approve increases for Iowa’s university students (Story)
Jun 05, 2018
Rettig, Heiden win primary for Johnson County supervisors (Story)
May 31, 2018
Candidates for Iowa governor hold last debate before Democratic primary (Story)
May 05, 2018
Reynolds signs ‘heartbeat bill’ into law (Story)
May 02, 2018
Iowa prepares for midterm elections (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Panel mulls expanding textbook sales-tax exemption (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
UI Faculty Senate elects new leadership (Story)
Apr 16, 2018
Increasing campus housing costs at Iowa regent universities adds to rising cost of attendance (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Iowa regent universities look to retain faculty as faculty resignations rise (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
Appreciation week celebrates graduate and professional students (Story)
Mar 30, 2018
UI SURGE Party wins UISG election (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
Sand eyes changes in state Auditor’s Office (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Iowa Honey Bee Day celebrates the importance of bees (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Discussion continues about cultural competency education (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
University of Iowa sees growth in distance education (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Iowa’s Stand Your Ground Law used in Lamar Wilson Trial (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Future uncertain for DACA (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
Reynolds girds for gubernatorial campaign (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Downtown Gingerbread House Competition brings spirit to Iowa City (Story)
Nov 27, 2017
Downtown District brings holiday cheer with holiday market pop-up (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
UI changes Strategic Plan teams (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
UIHC brings attention to men’s health with BeardUp (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Kickstarter campaign keeps memory of Sean Wu alive through art (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Iowa City school to see installation of new heating, cooling system (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Iowa Board of Regents appoints Braun as executive director with $154,300 salary (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
UI fiscal 2017 revenue falls short (Story)
Oct 13, 2017
UI maintains support of free speech after Wisconsin protest policy change (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Iowa regents have ‘no timetable’ for first reading of fiscal 2019 tuition rates (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Area police join Pink Patch Project (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Engineering building expansion nears completion (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
Iowa City rallies against Ernst on DACA, health care during town hall (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Financial aid’s role in offsetting rising tuition concerns some UI students (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
UI takes measures to limit enrollment in Class of 2021 (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
Shelter from the storm in Iowa (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
NGSS brings change to science education (Story)
Aug 28, 2017
Hamburg Inn No. 2 opens second location (Story)
Aug 25, 2017
The Quarters setbacks create inconveniences for tenants (Story)
Aug 21, 2017
Artisan pizza blazes into Iowa City (Story)