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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter February 13, 2020

February 13, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter February 13, 2020

In this Edition: Math Remains a Tricky Subject for Democrats as House Increases School Funding Once Again Since FY 12, funding per pupil has gone from $5,883 to FY 21’s amount of $7,062 per student House GOP: Keep Health Care Pros in Iowa Since 2014, the Legislature has targeted over $12 million to establish medical…

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GOP: Grassley Bulletin

February 7, 2020
GOP: Grassley Bulletin

On Monday, the First in the Nation Iowa Caucuses were held and thousands of Iowans turned out to kick of the Presidential nomination process. In order to allow lawmakers to participate and be back home with their constituents for the Caucuses, we didn’t have session on which made for a short yet busy week of…

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GOP: Grassley Bulletin

February 7, 2020
GOP: Grassley Bulletin

On Monday, the First in the Nation Iowa Caucuses were held and thousands of Iowans turned out to kick of the Presidential nomination process. In order to allow lawmakers to participate and be back home with their constituents for the Caucuses, we didn’t have session on which made for a short yet busy week of…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter February 6, 2020

February 6, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter February 6, 2020

In this edition: State Revenue Collections Continue to Grow in January Through the first seven months of the fiscal year, state revenue has increased 6.9 percent over FY 2019 well ahead of the REC projection of 2.1 percent High Quality Job Incentives for Child Care – House File 2041 HF 2041 allows a business with…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter February 6, 2020

February 6, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter February 6, 2020

In this edition: State Revenue Collections Continue to Grow in January Through the first seven months of the fiscal year, state revenue has increased 6.9 percent over FY 2019 well ahead of the REC projection of 2.1 percent High Quality Job Incentives for Child Care – House File 2041 HF 2041 allows a business with…

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GOP: Inside the Chamber Podcast

January 30, 2020
GOP: Inside the Chamber Podcast

This week we have Speaker Pro Tem John Wills on the podcast to discuss Governor Reynolds’ Invest in Iowa Act! Check it out here: https://soundcloud.com/user-91042042/inside-the-chamber-speaker-pro-tem-john-wills

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GOP: Inside the Chamber Podcast

January 30, 2020
GOP: Inside the Chamber Podcast

This week we have Speaker Pro Tem John Wills on the podcast to discuss Governor Reynolds’ Invest in Iowa Act! Check it out here: https://soundcloud.com/user-91042042/inside-the-chamber-speaker-pro-tem-john-wills

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter January 30, 2020

January 30, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter January 30, 2020

In this edition: Iowa Veterans Home Masters Net Budgeting, Carries over 161% of State Appropriation When Fiscal Year 2019 closed, the Veterans Home was going to be carrying forward $11.573 million into the current fiscal year House Republicans Roll out Education Funding Increase Plan K-12 funding has protected from any reductions during revenue downswings Republicans…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter January 30, 2020

January 30, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter January 30, 2020

In this edition: Iowa Veterans Home Masters Net Budgeting, Carries over 161% of State Appropriation When Fiscal Year 2019 closed, the Veterans Home was going to be carrying forward $11.573 million into the current fiscal year House Republicans Roll out Education Funding Increase Plan K-12 funding has protected from any reductions during revenue downswings Republicans…

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GOP: Words from Windschitl

January 24, 2020
GOP: Words from Windschitl

House Republicans Investment in K-12 Education Near the beginning of each session discussions begin on the level of funding for K-12 education as part of the Supplemental State Aid Package. We do this early in session so school districts across the state can know what the coming school year’s budget is going to be and…

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