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The Week Ahead, January 7

By |2008-01-07T17:52:56-05:00January 7th, 2008|Categories: Health Care|

Legislative Commission on Affordable Health Care Plans for Small Businesses and Families Tuesday, January 8, 2008 at 9 a.m. Rm 103, Supreme Court Chamber, State Capitol Freedom of Information, Open Meetings, and Public Records Study Committee Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 9:00AM Rm 103, Supreme Court Chamber, State Capitol

Iowans Answer the Caucus Call

By |2008-01-04T11:54:12-05:00January 4th, 2008|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

From Radio Iowa’s O. Kay Henderson: Caucus turnout is unprecedented Friday, January 4, 2008, 12:16 AM By O.Kay Henderson Participation levels in the Caucuses were unprecedented. Turnout on the Democratic side was nearly 240,000. Republican officials peg GOP turnout at 124,000. The stories are streaming in about standing-room only crowds gathering in precincts around the state. [...]

House Website Gets Noticed

By |2008-01-02T12:54:26-05:00January 2nd, 2008|Categories: Uncategorized|

Our humble House of Representatives blog has been getting some notice and some national press. In particular, the Sunlight Foundation: The mission of the Sunlight Foundation is to use the transformative power of the Internet and new information technology to enable citizens to learn more about what Congress and their elected representatives are doing, and thus [...]

Isenhart will run for Iowa House

By |2007-12-20T15:12:42-05:00December 20th, 2007|Categories: Candidates 2011|

From the Dubuque Telegraph-Herald: The 2008 race to represent the northern half of Dubuque in the Iowa Legislature changed greatly Friday as one Democratic candidate entered while another dropped out. Charles Isenhart, former executive director of the Dubuque Area Labor-Management Council, announced he will seek the 27th House District seat being vacated by Rep. Pam Jochum. [...]

Council Recommends 50% Reduction in Greenhouse Gases

By |2007-12-18T11:22:47-05:00December 18th, 2007|Categories: Environment|Tags: , , , , , |

The Iowa Climate Change Advisory Council met yesterday in Davenport and made recommendations to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 50% in 2050. The council was created as part of a larger package on greenhouse gases (SF 485) during the last session. State Representative Donovan Olson of Boone led the bill through the House and also serves [...]

The Week Ahead, December 17

By |2007-12-17T09:24:57-05:00December 17th, 2007|Categories: Health Care|Tags: , , , |

Government Oversight Monday, December 17, 2007 at 11:00AM Rm 103, Supreme Court Chamber at State Capitol Legislative Commission on Affordable Health Care Plans for Small Businesses and Families Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 9:00AM Terrace Ballroom, Hotel Savery, 401 Locust, Des Moines, IA TIME-21 Transportation Funding Study Committee Wednesday, December 19, 2007 at 10:00AM Rm 103, [...]

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