Sunday, June 24, 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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Ficken Announces Candidacy for HD 23

Ficken Announces Candidacy for HD 23

From the Waterloo Courier: A former high school teacher and coach will run for state representative in House District 23, which includes Buchanan and part of Black Hawk counties. Gene Ficken of Independence, a Democrat, is running for the Iowa House ...

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Statehouse News [10/18/07]

Statehouse News [10/18/07]

*********************************************** Iowa House of Representatives STATEHOUSE NEWS -- October 18, 2007 *********************************************** *********************************************** FORMER GOVERNORS REPORT ON HEALTH CARE P ...

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Legislators Tour Women's Correctional Facility

Legislators Tour Women's Correctional Facility

Iowa legislators on the State Prison System Planning Study Committee toured the Iowa Correctional Institute for Women in Mitchelville yesterday. According to the Iowa Department of Corrections, the facility was designed to hold 443 inmantes, but the ...

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Revenue Estimates Coming In

Revenue Estimates Coming In

The Revenue Estimating Conference (REC) held their quarterly meeting yester and increased their revenue estimate for FY 2008, from 4.2% to 5.1%. This means the state is estimated to experience an increase in revenues of $288.6 million over FY 2007, a ...

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Donovan Olson Show – April 2007

Donovan Olson Show – April 2007

Rep. Donovan Olson's podcast from week 15 of the 2007 legislative session. ...

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House Passes Minimum Wage Increase

House Passes Minimum Wage Increase

House Democrats in the Iowa House have approved a minimum wage increase. The bill, House File 1, raises Iowa’s minimum wage by $2.10 per hour and will be the first increase in nearly a decade. According to a study released last year by an Iowa resear ...

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