State Representative Vicki Lensing, C0-Chair of the Government Oversight Committee, joined Iowa Governor Chet Culver at a news conference today to outline the first steps the Legislature will take to prevent another abuse case like Henry’s Turkey Service in Atalissa. Governor Culver convened a task force to report back to him by April 1, but the task force has [...]
Photo by Des Moines Register Members of the House Oversight Committee questioned state agencies regarding the deplorable conditions at an Atalissa "bunkhouse" for employees at a West Liberty turkey processing plant. State Representative Kurt Swaim of Bloomfield is pictured at the left. The story by the Des Moines Register can be found here.