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Grinnell Councilwoman, Bly Announces Run for Iowa House

Grinnell Councilwoman, Bly Announces Run for Iowa House

Grinnell City Councilmember Rachel Bly announced today that she will run for state representative in the new House District 76, which includes all of Poweshiek County and large pa ...

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Iowa Students’ ACT Scores are Number 2 in the Nation

Iowa Students’ ACT Scores are Number 2 in the Nation

Iowa students of the 2011 class had the second highest ACT scores in the nation among states that tested more than half of their students. The top five in order were Minnesota, Io ...

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Republicans Refuse Action To Keep Workforce Offices Open

Republicans Refuse Action To Keep Workforce Offices Open

Republicans in the Iowa Legislature have refused to help unemployed Iowans and struggling communities.  Democrats asked Republicans earlier this month to help request a special se ...

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Art Staed to Run for Iowa House of Representatives

Art Staed to Run for Iowa House of Representatives

Small business owner and educator Art Staed announced today that he is running for the Iowa House of Representatives from House District 66, which encompasses northeast Cedar Rapi ...

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House Democrats Announce Joe Riding to Run for Altoona Area Seat

House Democrats Announce Joe Riding to Run for Altoona Area Seat

Small business owner and three-term Altoona City Council member, Joe Riding, announced today that he will run for state representative in the new House District 30, which includes ...

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Democrats Push to Keep Workforce Centers Open to Help Unemployed Iowans

Democrats Push to Keep Workforce Centers Open to Help Unemployed Iowans

Following Governor Branstad’s veto of language protecting Iowa’s Workforce Development offices, Democrats announced  they will be signing a petition calling for a special session ...

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Iowa Recognized for Friendly Business Environment

Iowa Recognized for Friendly Business Environment

A new CNBC study of top states for doing business ranks Iowa 9th in the county. The study ranked states by ten different factors, including: economy; business friendliness; cost o ...

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