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Iowa House Democrats Committee Assignments Announced

By |2018-12-07T16:18:30-05:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: 2019 Session Information|

Today, House Democratic Leader Todd Prichard announced committee assignments for 2019 Legislative Session: http://iowahouse.org/pdf/2019CommitteeAssignments-byCommittee.pdf http://iowahouse.org/pdf/2019CommitteeAssignments-byMember.pdf

Rep. Prichard to Lead Iowa House Democrats

By |2018-11-17T16:16:12-05:00November 17th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Recent News|

PRICHARD TO LEAD IOWA HOUSE DEMOCRATS Oldson Elected As Democratic Whip Des Moines, Iowa – State Representative Todd Prichard of Charles City was elected today to serve as the new leader of Iowa House Democrats. Rep. Jo Oldson of Des Moines was elected as the Democratic Whip and four other lawmakers were elected as Assistant Democratic [...]

Inside the Iowa House: The Truth about IPERS

By |2018-10-24T13:28:32-05:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Recent News|

Over the last week, Iowans have heard a lot about the future of IPERS, which is the retirement system for about 1 in 10 Iowans. Today, IPERS pays out $1.6 billion to retirees every year in Iowa.  That money is big part of Iowa’s economy and the promise of a secure retirement is used to attract [...]

Iowa Judicial Branch Releases Judicial Directory Before Election

By |2018-10-18T16:17:43-05:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Featured, Recent News|

The Iowa Judicial Branch released background information and professional qualifications of each judge up for judicial retention this year called the Voters Judicial Directory.  The directory includes information on each judge’s education, career, and professional activities.  The guide also includes factors that voters may want to consider when retaining a judge. In 1962, Iowa voters approved [...]

Fall Trout Stocking

By |2018-10-18T16:08:40-05:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Featured, Recent News|

Every year, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) stocks trout in several urban lakes across the state.  During the months of October and November, the DNR will release 1,000 to 2,000 rainbow trout at each selected lake to bring fishing to urban parts of the state.  Many times, Iowans are not able to travel to [...]

Iowa Receives Suicide Prevention Grant

By |2018-10-18T16:04:57-05:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Featured, Recent News|

The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was recently awarded a $3.5 million grant to prevent suicide in Iowa. The money will be used to implement the “Zero Suicide” model across the state.  The basis of the Zero Suicide model is that suicide deaths for individuals receiving treatment within health and behavioral health systems are preventable. [...]

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