Cedar Falls--Dave Williams announced he will run for Iowa House District 60, which includes the community of Hudson and parts of Waterloo and Cedar Falls. Williams, through his experience as a former operations manager at John Deere and active commun ...Read More »
The Presidents from Iowa’s three state universities presented their budget recommendations to the House Appropriations Committee. University of Iowa (U of I) The University of Iowa presented information that showed 45% of their students graduate with ...Read More »
On a unanimously vote, the Iowa House passed a bill last week to help curtail the opioid crisis in Iowa. The bill, House File 2377, expands who is required to use the Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP), a tool that allows authorized prescribers an ...Read More »
The Senate has passed the K-12 school funding bill and sent it to the Governor. With another year of low funding on the way for public schools, students in K-12 schools will likely find higher class sizes and fewer opportunities next year. When adjus ...Read More »
After years of bipartisan work, the Iowa House has passed a bill to begin reforming the mental health system in Iowa. One of the most important provisions of the bill is the addition of more services to the list of core services that the Mental Healt ...Read More »
WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Thurs. Feb. 22 – Wed. Feb. 28, 2018 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Agriculture HF 2407 Pesticides in Lakes. Creates a new civil penalty for applying pesticides into lakes without a license. (passed House 98-0) to Senate Ag ...Read More »
Washington, Iowa -- Kimberly Davis, fourth generation Iowan, community volunteer, and realtor, from Washington, announced her candidacy to represent Iowa House District 78, which includes Keokuk and Washington counties. “I believe this election is al ...Read More »
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