The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 11 Feb 2016 01:20:23 EDTThu, 11 Feb 2016 01:20:23 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMake police body cam videos publichttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/529874.htmlThe promise of body cameras is faltering in Iowa, under the weight of secrecy and self-preservation. And the program's foundation will keep crumbling until the General Assembly backfills the crater that time eroded in the state's right-to-know law.Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTBlame game in full swing in Flinthttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/529852.htmlThe blame game was in full swing this week as Congress held hearings on the Flint, Mich., water fiasco. There, people drank water tainted with lead for months before anyone did anything to deal with the threa.Mon, 8 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTElected officials just don't seem to get ithttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/529836.htmlSpending by Americans was flat in December, but they socked money away in savings accounts at the highest rate in three years, the Commerce Department reported this week.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTFund anti-bullying, remedial reading programshttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/529817.htmlIt's the kind of thing that will make you shake your head and wonder just what's going on in Iowa government these day.Wed, 3 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTDecision time is here for Iowanshttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/529789.htmlToday, Iowans have an important choice to make. We will gather together in schools, churches, and other locations to select our nominees for president. Whether Republican or Democrat, it is a responsibility we must take seriously.Mon, 1 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDT