WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Thurs. Feb. 8 – Wed. Feb. 14, 2018 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Agriculture HF 2260 Pesticides in Lakes. Creates a new civil penalty for applying pesticides into lakes without a license. (passed committee 2 ...Read More »
Statement from House Democrats on Governor’s Tax Plan Rep. Dave Jacoby, D-Coralville, Ranking Member of the House Ways & Means Committee: “Before session began, House Democrats outlined three criteria that should be met before any new tax cut pla ...Read More »
WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Thurs. Feb. 1 – Wed. Feb. 7, 2018 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Agriculture HF 2111 Controversies Involving Fence Viewers. Creates conflict of interest criteria for fence viewers (passed committee 23-0) to ...Read More »
The first chart shows the dramatic rise in business tax credits the chart while the below chart shows several years the dramatic decline in per pupil funding. ...Read More »
Des Moines, IA — A new analysis of public school buildings released today found 105 public schools have closed since Republicans took over the Iowa House. For seven of the last eight years, GOP lawmakers have provided the lowest increases in public s ...Read More »
Waukee, Iowa – Inspired by the need to turn Iowa around through bipartisanship and returning civility to our politics, Kenan Judge, a Waukee business leader, today announced his bid for State Representative in House District 44 which includes Waukee ...Read More »
WEEKLY BILL TRACKING Mon. Jan 8 – Wed. Jan 31, 2018 HOUSE DEMOCRATIC RESEARCH STAFF Agriculture SF 512 Water Quality. Funds water quality efforts by creating a new water excise tax. The legislation exempts sales and use tax of water by a wat ...Read More »
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