Joyce Russell en Durbin, Harkin Take On Immigration Critic In His Own District Two top Senate Democrats took the fight for an immigration bill to the home district of one of the issue's toughest critics, Republican Rep. Sat, 03 Aug 2013 10:01:00 +0000 Joyce Russell 40928 at Another Iowa Judge Faces Ballot Box Battle Due To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling A battle is under way in Iowa over whether a state Supreme Court justice can keep his job.<p>Critics have launched an all-out campaign to throw him off the bench because of his ruling three years ago clearing the way for same-sex marriage. The judge's supporters are fighting back, but they may need to get over their reluctance to mix politics and the judiciary.<p>Christian conservatives are still energized by their victory in 2010, when they voted down three justices for their same-sex marriage ruling. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 21:54:00 +0000 Joyce Russell 20772 at