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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-29-20

Another 290 COVID-19 cases were reported on Friday. And another 20 Iowans lost their lives to COVID today, bringing the total to 520.  With at least 555 workers testing positive for COVID (22% of the workforce), the Tyson plant in Storm lake has decide...

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Dems: New budget estimates mean we must focus on real solutions

Based on the updated revenue estimates, the Governor and legislators must strategically use available resources– including federal funds and the state’s rainy-day fund – to protect key priorities: education, health care and employment security.

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-28-20

There were 246 COVID-19 cases on Thursday. Sadly, there were another 15 deaths today, bringing the total to 500. Today was also the first day that COVID cases have now been found in all 99 counties.  Two Iowa lawmakers are calling for an investigation ...

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Dems: LAWMAKERS CALL FOR OVERSIGHT INVESTIGATION OF TEST IOWA

Des Moines, Iowa -- Two Iowa lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the state’s $26 million no-bid contract for Test Iowa.  Rep. Ruth Ann Gaines, Ranking Member of the…

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-27-20

There were an additional 595 COVID-19 cases in Iowa on Wednesday. Sadly, there were another 21 deaths today, bringing the total to 485.  The Governor said today she would continue…

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Dems: Coronavirus impact survey results

The results of our Coronavirus Impact Survey, conducted from May 12 to May 25, are in.

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-26-20

Over the long weekend, there were an additional 46 COVID-19 deaths and positive cases in Iowa now stand at 17,661. Sadly, there were another 8 deaths today, bringing the total…

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-22-20

There were 454 new positive cases on Friday, for a total of 16,408 cases in Iowa.  Sadly, there were another 18 deaths, bringing the total to 418.  As public health…

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-21-20

There were 421 new positive cases on Thursday.  Unfortunately, there were another 19 deaths, bringing the total to 400.  A glitch this week in the Test Iowa website left some…

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