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Myth Buster: Public Workers Make Less Than Private Sector

Myth Buster: Public Workers Make Less Than Private Sector

A new report out today by the Iowa Policy Project shows public sector employees make less than private sector employees for comparable work.  Click here for the full report. Here' ...

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Rural Caucus: Keep Workforce Centers Open

Rural Caucus: Keep Workforce Centers Open

Members of the Iowa House Rural Caucus today said a plan by Governor Branstad to close 39 workforce offices unfairly targets rural Iowa. “Governor Branstad’s plan to shut down wor ...

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Democrats Fight Against Closure of 39 Workforce Development Offices

Democrats Fight Against Closure of 39 Workforce Development Offices

Today, Iowa Workforce Development proposed a plan to close 39 workforce development offices, resulting in layoffs across the state. Instead of increasing access to employment serv ...

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Sign the Save Iowa Preschool Petition!

Sign the Save Iowa Preschool Petition!

Please support Iowa’s high quality preschool initiative for 20,000 Iowa four year olds. The preschool initiative is supported by educators, business leaders, and parents because r ...

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Democrats Call for Public Hearing on Bill that Puts Families at Risk, Bans Birth Control Pill

Democrats Call for Public Hearing on Bill that Puts Families at Risk, Bans Birth Control Pill

Democrats in the Iowa House today requested a public hearing on a bill moving through the House that would jeopardize the health and safety of Iowa families while banning the most ...

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Democrats Respond to Governor's Preschool Plan

Democrats Respond to Governor's Preschool Plan

Rep. Nate Willems, ranking member of the House Education Committee responds to Governor Branstad's Preschool Plan that was released this morning. “The Governor’s plan ends the sta ...

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Republican Budget Rewards Corporations, Leaves Kids in the Cold

Republican Budget Rewards Corporations, Leaves Kids in the Cold

House Republicans outlined their budget plan for Fiscal Year 2012 and Rep. Tyler Olson, the lead Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, says Republicans have the wrong pr ...

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