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Weekly Bill Tracking, February 12- February 18

By |2015-02-19T14:14:40-05:00February 19th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Thurs. Feb 12 – Wed. Feb 18, 2015 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Commerce HF 167         Electronic Documents Available for Competitive Bids for Public Improvement Contracts. Prohibits governmental entities from charging a fee to obtain electronic or digital documents made available for public improvement contracts. (passed House 99-0) to Senate HF 308         Private Employer [...]

Weekly Bill Tracking, January 29th-February 4th, 2015

By |2015-02-05T10:08:08-05:00February 5th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|

January 29-February 4, 2015 WEEKLY BILL TRACKING HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Administration and Rules HR 4 House Rules. These are the rules that govern legislative business in the House of Representatives. The rules are the same as last year. An amendment was considered to change rule 29 moving the date for individual bill requests back to [...]

Tax Credits Available for Working Families on State Taxes

By |2015-02-04T14:36:28-05:00February 4th, 2015|Categories: Featured, Recent News, Uncategorized|

Thousands of hard-working families may not realize they are eligible for a refundable tax credit when they file their 2014 federal and state income taxes this spring. As Iowans begin to work on their taxes, eligible families that meet certain income requirements could receive a refund up to $6,143 from their federal taxes and up to [...]

Meet the Candidate: Art Staed HD 66

By |2014-09-03T13:51:45-05:00September 30th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Art Staed hails from Joplin, Missouri, one of 11 kids. He graduated from McAuley Regional Catholic High School, earned his college degree at Rockhurst University in Kansas City, a Master’s degree in Secondary Education at The University of Missouri at K.C. and a second Master’s in Secondary Administration from East Central University of Oklahoma. Art's passion [...]

Public Input Meetings Scheduled On Water Quality

By |2014-04-30T11:08:15-05:00April 30th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Iowa Department of Natural Resource is seeking public input on proposed new rules on the Clean Water Act’s requirements for animal feeding operations. Input is being requested related to the following issues: 1. Defining the conditions that could lead to an illegal manure spill. 2. Identifying the risk factors that the DNR should consider when [...]

Applications for the Iowa Arts Council’s Artist Fellowship and Grant Programs Due May 1

By |2014-04-23T12:16:07-05:00April 23rd, 2014|Categories: Recent News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

The Iowa Arts Council, or IAC, is accepting applications for its Artist Fellowship Program and multiple grant programs until May 1, 2014.  Applications can be submitted via IAC's SlideRoom, an online application portal, at www.iowaartscouncil.slideroom.com.  For more information, please call 515-281-5111. The list of programs that have this May 1 deadline are as follows: Artist Fellowship [...]

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