Thursday, February 21, 2019

Inside the Iowa House: Working Together to Improve the Lives of Everyday Iowans

The 2019 Legislative Session is well underway.  I’m excited about the opportunities this year to work together and ...

Power Grab: GOP Lawmakers Plan to Inject Politics in Iowa Courts

Iowa judges are selected using a merit selection process. A nonpartisan commission nominates qualified individuals ...

Iowa House Republicans Ignore the Votes of 29 Iowans

In the first vote in the Iowa House in 2019, Republican lawmakers voted to deny 29 Iowans their right to vote. On a ...

GOP Lawmakers Shut Out Iowa Voters in Election Contest

Republican lawmakers in charge of the Election Contest Committee said late Tuesday that they will not allow disenfr ...

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House Approves Health Care Reform; Focus on Affordability

House Approves Health Care Reform; Focus on Affordability

The Iowa House today approved historic legislation to reform Iowa’s health care system which will lead to more Iowans covered by insurance, improved quality and more affordability. “Building on our progress last year, Iowans are ready for historic re ...

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Bill Summary: Surface Water Protection Act (HF 2400)

Bill Summary: Surface Water Protection Act (HF 2400)

Surface Water Protection Act (HF 2400) ...

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Bill Summary: Health Care Bill (HF 2539)

Bill Summary: Health Care Bill (HF 2539)

Health Care Bill (HF 2539) ...

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House Update, March 11

House Update, March 11

House Debate @ 9 am & 1 pm HF 2539, health care commission recommendations HF 2400, Surface Water Protection Act HF 2164, voluntary diversity or court-ordered school desegregation plans under the state's open enrollment law SF 2111, blood lead te ...

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House Update, March 10

House Update, March 10

Committee Highlights Natural Resources & Environmental Protection @ 2:30 p.m. (Room 22, joint meeting with Senate) --  Presentation from Ken Cook of the Environmental Working Group Subcommittee Highlights (House Lobby Lounge unless noted) 10 am - ...

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Week 8 Review

Week 8 Review

Agriculture HSB 679 Livestock Odor Research and Air Modeling Study. Requires Iowa State University to consult with the Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Agricul-ture and Land Stewardship to establish and administer a research effo ...

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House Update, March 6

House Update, March 6

Committee Highlights Judiciary @ 8 am & 3 pm (Sup. Court Consultation) ...

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