Monday, June 17, 2019

2008 Session Review: Education

2008 Session Review: Education

A top priority of the Iowa Legislature the last two year is to make sure our kids are prepared for jobs in today's global economy.  We made great progress during the 2008 legislat ...

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House Raises Standards & Continues Progress in Education

House Raises Standards & Continues Progress in Education

In an effort to make sure Iowa students are prepared for jobs in today’s global economy, the Iowa House today raised education standards and maintained their commitment to Iowans ...

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School Infrastructure & Property Tax Relief Plan Advances

School Infrastructure & Property Tax Relief Plan Advances

After a bi-partisan 18-6 vote in the House Ways & Means Committee late Thursday, a plan to redistribute the one cent sales tax currently collected for schools on an equitable ...

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DEMOCRATS TO HONOR PROMISES TO STUDENTS, PARENTS & TEACHERS

DEMOCRATS TO HONOR PROMISES TO STUDENTS, PARENTS & TEACHERS

House and Senate leaders today firmly stated their intention to continue the progress made in education last year by increasing basic state aid to schools, increasing teacher pay ...

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House Approves 4% Increase for Schools

House Approves 4% Increase for Schools

Continuing the progress in education from last year, the Iowa House today approved a $222, or 4 percent, increase in per pupil state aid to schools for the 2009-2010 school year. ...

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Bill Summary: Allowable Growth for Schools (HF 2140)

Bill Summary: Allowable Growth for Schools (HF 2140)

Allowable Growth for Schools (HF 2140) ...

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