2013 Session Information

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Hall: Build Iowa’s Skilled Workforce

By |2013-09-06T11:44:02-05:00February 28th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Education, Jobs & Economy, Recent News, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Rep. Chris Hall of Sioux City talks about building Iowa's skilled workforce through job training at Western Iowa Tech Community College in Sioux City. He supports a plan to expand worker training at Iowa's 15 community colleges.  

Prichard Takes Seat in the Iowa House

By |2013-09-06T11:46:32-05:00January 29th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Recent News|Tags: , |

After winning the special election last week to replace Rep. Brian Quirk, Assistant Floyd County Attorney Todd Prichard of Charles City was sworn-in to the Iowa House of Representatives on Tuesday surrounded by his family. "I'm excited to serve the people of Cerro Gordo, Chickasaw, and Floyd Counties in the Iowa House,” said Prichard.  “While session [...]

2013 Iowa Superintendent Survey Results

By |2013-09-06T11:49:34-05:00January 28th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Featured, Recent News, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

View results by school district: https://iowahouse.org/2013IowaSuperintendentSurvey.pdf Quotes from superintendents: https://iowahouse.org/QuotesfromSuperintendents.pdf 2013 Iowa superintendents compiled results: https://iowahouse.org/2013IowaSuperintendentResults.pdf Iowa Superintendents: Additional delay in local school funding will hurt student achievement Survey Details Negative Consequences to Iowa Classrooms if Republicans & Governor Refuse to Take Action Quickly DES MOINES – A new survey of Iowa superintendents released today says [...]

Hanson Introduces Cost-Savings Proposal on School Buses

By |2013-09-06T11:51:08-05:00January 28th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Members in the News|Tags: , |

State Representative Curt Hanson of Fairfield introduced legislation last week to set up a centralized school bus purchasing system, set to save schools over $500 per school bus. State-managed school bus buying cooperative proposed January 25, 2013 By O. Kay Henderson A bill awaiting committee action in the Iowa House would set up a centralized school [...]

2013 Iowa Legislature Starts Work Today

By |2013-09-06T11:53:06-05:00January 14th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Featured, Recent News, Video|Tags: , , , , |

The 2013 Iowa Legislature convened at 10 am today. There are 26 new members of the Iowa House this year. The 110 day session is scheduled to adjourn on May 3rd. Here is House Democratic Leader Kevin McCarthy's Opening Day Remarks: Thank you Mr. Speaker, Mr. Speaker, Ladies and Gentleman of the House. First, congratulations to [...]

New Member Profile: Frank Wood

By |2013-09-06T11:54:03-05:00January 10th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Recent News|Tags: , |

Frank Wood House District 92 Eldridge Frank Wood of Eldridge is in his 39th year as a public educator. He has worked 14 years as a teacher/coach and 25 years as an administrator.  He is currently the Associate Principal at North Scott High School in charge of student activities. He has been in this position for [...]

New Member Profile: Sally Stutsman

By |2013-09-06T11:56:10-05:00January 10th, 2013|Categories: 2013 Session Information, Recent News|Tags: , |

Sally Stutsman House District 77 Riverside Sally Stutsman is serving her fifth term on the Johnson County Board of Supervisors, and has served as chair of the Board, a rotating role for elected officials, several times. Carl and Agnes Jackowell of Fort Dodge gave birth to twin daughters November 27, 1946, in Fort Dodge. Sally and [...]

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