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Bill Summary: Statewide Sales Tax for Schools/Property Tax Relief (HF 2663)

Bill Summary: Statewide Sales Tax for Schools/Property Tax Relief (HF 2663)

HF 2663, Bill Summary HF 2663, Amendment Summary ...

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House Honors ISU's 150th Anniversary

House Honors ISU's 150th Anniversary

On Thursday the Iowa House honored Iowa State University on their 150th anniversary. State Representatives  Lisa Heddens, Beth Wessel-Kroeschell and Donovan Olson  introduced Hous ...

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School Infrastructure & Property Tax Relief Plan Advances

School Infrastructure & Property Tax Relief Plan Advances

After a bi-partisan 18-6 vote in the House Ways & Means Committee late Thursday, a plan to redistribute the one cent sales tax currently collected for schools on an equitable ...

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DEMOCRATS TO HONOR PROMISES TO STUDENTS, PARENTS & TEACHERS

DEMOCRATS TO HONOR PROMISES TO STUDENTS, PARENTS & TEACHERS

House and Senate leaders today firmly stated their intention to continue the progress made in education last year by increasing basic state aid to schools, increasing teacher pay ...

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House Approves 4% Increase for Schools

House Approves 4% Increase for Schools

Continuing the progress in education from last year, the Iowa House today approved a $222, or 4 percent, increase in per pupil state aid to schools for the 2009-2010 school year. ...

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House Update, February 6

House Update, February 6

House Debate 4 p.m. -- House File 2140, 4% allowable growth for schools Committee Highlights Human Resources @ 1 p.m. -- HF 2067, local regulation of smoking Education @ 3 p.m. (S ...

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Tuition Increase Lowest Since 1980

Tuition Increase Lowest Since 1980

The Iowa Board of Regents gave their first approval today to a 3.2 tuition increase at state universities next year, the lowest increase since 1980.   Keeping tuition affordable a ...

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