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Dems: Another broken health care promise to Iowans by Republicans

Dems: Another broken health care promise to Iowans by Republicans

“Governor Reynolds and the Republicans in Washington, D.C., continue to break their promise to provide access to affordable health care to more than 72,000 Iowans. “Republicans have done everything possible to undermine ObamaCare and they [...]

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Dems: Ragan invites public to share ideas and concerns about Iowa jobs

North Iowa has opportunities for real growth. To bring higher wage jobs to our communities, we should focus on small business development, entrepreneurship and educational opportunity. The Legislature has to invest more in long-range economic development, measures that ensure future growth and prosperity across all…

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Dems: Petersen elected leader of Senate Democrats

Democratic members of the Iowa Senate elected Sen. Janet Petersen of Des Moines today to serve as the new Democratic Leader of the Iowa Senate. Petersen is in her second term in the Iowa Senate after serving six terms in the Iowa House of Representatives. She…

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GOP: Senator Dix: Ending Iowa’s Opioid Epidemic

This week, a group of legislators held a two-day meeting to talk with the medical community on potential responses to the opioid crisis in Iowa and evaluate the prescribing of…

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Dems: How much will your city lose if Republicans break property tax promises?

Dems: How much will your city lose if Republicans break property tax promises?

Next to each city is the amount that city would lose if the State of Iowa fails to fund the property tax backfill.

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Dems: Senate Democrats respond to Future Ready Iowa Alliance recommendations

Dems: Senate Democrats respond to Future Ready Iowa Alliance recommendations

Building on bipartisan work by the Legislature over the past several years, the Future Ready Iowa Alliance lays out a plan to enhance the skills of Iowa workers. Senate Democrats…

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Dems: Community Leader and Former Educator Brenda Brink to Run for Iowa House District 49

Huxley, Iowa – Brenda Brink, a community leader, lifelong rural Iowan, and former educator from Huxley, announced her candidacy to represent Iowa House District 49, which includes Hardin and Story…

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Dems: Latest revenue estimates show Republican policies continue to damage job growth and economic opportunities

"Today’s updated revenue estimates are more evidence that Governor Reynolds and legislative Republicans are continuing to break those promises to Iowans. That’s bad, bad news for Iowa families and their…

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Dems: Western Iowa Tech prepares Iowans for skilled jobs that grow economy

“The opportunities at Western Iowa Tech are key to building a stronger Iowa economy, one with more higher skilled, higher paying jobs,” said Senator Hogg.  “Iowa’s shortage of skilled workers…

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