Monday, June 18, 2018

Continuing to Support Iowa’s Veterans

This year, the Iowa Legislature continued to thank and support Iowa’s veterans and their families for the services ...

Legislature Creates More Protections for Consumers

Iowa lawmakers enacted several new consumer protections this year, including credit security freezes and “skimming” ...

Retirement Systems in Iowa Remain Strong

Iowa currently maintains four retirement systems in the state for Iowans who work in various careers such as police ...

REAP Funded at Lowest Level in Over a Decade

The Resource Enhancement and Protection fund, commonly referred to as REAP, was funded at $12 million in the Agricu ...

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Bill summary: School Infrastructure Local Option (HF 2066)

Bill summary: School Infrastructure Local Option (HF 2066)

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House Update, February 20

House Update, February 20

House Debate @ 9 a.m. HF 2195, enterprise zone distress criteria HF 2213, regulation of motor vehicles HF 2215, private activity bond allocation procedures Committee Highlights Education @ 3 p.m. (Supreme Court Chamber) HF 2154, monitoring academic p ...

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House Approves Smokefree Air Act

House Approves Smokefree Air Act

On a 56-44 bi-partisan vote, the Iowa House approved a statewide smoking ban today designed to improve the health of Iowans. The bill was approved with two exemptions, casinos and federally chartered veteran’s organizations that are closed to the pub ...

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Bill summary: Smoke Free Air Act (HF 2212)

Bill summary: Smoke Free Air Act (HF 2212)

Smoke Free Air Act (HF 2212) ...

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House Debate @ 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19

House Debate @ 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19

*** UPDATED**** Debate Schedule @ 4 p.m. today HF 2212, Smokefree Air Act HF 2165, business corporations HF 2189, certification of shorthand reporters HF 2194, exemptions to state minimum wage requirements HF 2196, DOT electronic payments HF 2215, pr ...

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House Update, February 19

House Update, February 19

10 a.m. -- Condition of the National Guard Address by Major General Ron Dardis Committee Highlights Commerce @ 1 p.m. (Sup. Court Chambers) -- HF 354, public funds and corporate credit unions Judiciary @ 2 p.m. (Sup. Court Consultation) HSB 581, atte ...

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Giunta to Run for House District 27

Giunta to Run for House District 27

Long-time Dubuque resident and community leader Francis Giunta announced today that he will seek the Democratic nomination for House District 27. “I’m running for state representative because I want to help improve life for working families in our st ...

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