Race Matters

The ex-Iowa Rep. compared gardening and abortion to slavery in a foolish Juneteenth tweet.

Iowa Rep. Steve King renewed birther attacks on Kamala Harris by citing " slaves" and "slave owners" in questioning her heritage in the disingenuous context of reparations for slavery.


Rep. Steve King complains about being labeled a white nationalist.


In this age of normalized nationalism, it’s time that popular publications definitively add another word to their stylebooks: racist.

Iowa rep. Steve King, who is a Republican, dropped another racist comment Monday about Hispanics and Blacks "fighting each other" before outnumbering Whites in the U.S. population.


King's recent tweet adds to a list of racist antics and comments made by the congressman

This week’s Washington Watch newsmaker is one of the Republican Party’s most outspoken fiscal and social conservatives. Cong. Steve King has represented Iowa’s Fifth Congressional District since 2003, so it’s safe to say he knows his way around Washington.