Another $45 million has been allocated to Jumpstart Iowa for housing and business storm assistance. The program, which started last month with $40 million, provides support to homeowners for rebuilding, repairs, or $1,000 per month for mortgage assi ...Read More »
Iowa's unemployment rate dropped to 4.2 percent after hitting 4.5 percent in August. According to Iowa Workforce Development, most workers affected by June flooding have returned to work. Iowa's unemployment remains well below the national rate of ...Read More »
Kurt Hubler’s family roots are in western Iowa as well as in state politics. His grandfather and a cousin on his mother’s side both served in the Iowa Legislature, along with an uncle who later became an assistant state attorney general. Both of Kurt ...Read More »
We are looking for interns interested in politics and/or communications to assist state representatives and staff during the 2009 legislative session. In addition to working with elected officials, House interns have had other great experiences meeti ...Read More »
Dennis Cooper lives in Bedford, Iowa, and has farmed in Taylor County for 32 years. He strongly supports family farms, rural communities and middle-class families. Dennis served in the U.S. Air Force for nearly seven years, from 1968 to 1974. Later h ...Read More »
Ron Fedler was born Aug. 23, 1950, the 10th child in a family of 13 children. Growing up in a family with so many kids, he learned the values of sharing and taking care of each other. In 1968, Ron graduated from Marquette High School in West Point, I ...Read More »
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