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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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Republicans Pass ZERO Growth for Schools

Republicans Pass ZERO Growth for Schools

House Republicans passed a zero percent Allowable Growth for Iowa schools instead of providing 2 percent growth offered by Democrats for next year. Allowable growth sets the amoun ...

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Republicans Open Debate on NO GROWTH for Iowa Schools this Afternoon

Republicans Open Debate on NO GROWTH for Iowa Schools this Afternoon

The Iowa House prepares to debate a plan by Republicans to decrease support to k-12 schools instead of providing 2 percent growth for next year. The allowable growth formula sets ...

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Iowa Students Earn High Scores Nationally

Iowa Students Earn High Scores Nationally

High school seniors in Iowa outperformed their peers in reading and mathematics on the National Assessment of Education Progress ( NAEP ) tests, according to a new report released ...

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Civil Marriage Debate Featured on MSNBC

Civil Marriage Debate Featured on MSNBC

The civil marriage debate in the Iowa was featured on MSNBC's Last Word last night. Zach Wahls the 18 year old University of Iowa student who spoke against HJR 6, the resolution e ...

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