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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter September 17, 2020

September 17, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter September 17, 2020

In this edition: President Signs Executive Order to Lower Prescription Drug Prices This order applies to both Part B drugs, administered in doctor’s offices, and Part D drugs, sold in pharmacies CAT Grants Support Rural Iowa Quality of Life Projects Projects varied from libraries and swimming pools to picnic shelters and museums $17 million provide…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter September 17, 2020

September 17, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter September 17, 2020

In this edition: President Signs Executive Order to Lower Prescription Drug Prices This order applies to both Part B drugs, administered in doctor’s offices, and Part D drugs, sold in pharmacies CAT Grants Support Rural Iowa Quality of Life Projects Projects varied from libraries and swimming pools to picnic shelters and museums $17 million provide…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter August 20, 2020

September 3, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter August 20, 2020

In this edition: We Interrupt this Dinner for a Protest What should you do if your dinner is interrupted by protestors? Actual Revenue Numbers Don’t Show a Need for Another Washington Bailout for State Governments The real revenue figures from states have definitely taken the air out of Speaker’s Pelosi’s bailout balloon Iowa Western blocks…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter August 20, 2020

September 3, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter August 20, 2020

In this edition: We Interrupt this Dinner for a Protest What should you do if your dinner is interrupted by protestors? Actual Revenue Numbers Don’t Show a Need for Another Washington Bailout for State Governments The real revenue figures from states have definitely taken the air out of Speaker’s Pelosi’s bailout balloon Iowa Western blocks…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter August 6, 2020

August 10, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter August 6, 2020

In this edition: Pediatricians Recommend Schools Start In-Person The evidence indicates that children and adolescents are less likely to have severe disease resulting from COVID-19 infection and may be less likely to become infected and to spread infection Governor Pushes for In-Person Learning in Schools Out of 367 school districts, only five districts (Urbandale, Waukee,…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 23, 2020

July 23, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 23, 2020

In this edition: Reopening Schools and Return-to-Learn Plans The Governor emphasizes that she signed legislation that states “in-person instruction is the presumed method of instruction.” Could Taxpayers be on the Hook for Bond Debt at State Universities? What if football season is canceled and athletic department revenues plunge or enrollment dips because students don’t want…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 23, 2020

July 23, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 23, 2020

In this edition: Reopening Schools and Return-to-Learn Plans The Governor emphasizes that she signed legislation that states “in-person instruction is the presumed method of instruction.” Could Taxpayers be on the Hook for Bond Debt at State Universities? What if football season is canceled and athletic department revenues plunge or enrollment dips because students don’t want…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 9, 2020

July 9, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 9, 2020

In this Edition: Should Iowa Require Intellectual Diversity on Campus? South Dakota has already done so, and the law’s requirements amount to the most sweeping campus reforms in the country Democrats Began Attacks on Free Speech in 2019 The debate on the bill was an example of how far Iowa Democrats will go to silence…

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GOP: End of Session Wrap-Up

June 25, 2020
GOP: End of Session Wrap-Up

2020 End of Session Wrap-Up

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter June 11, 2020

June 22, 2020
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter June 11, 2020

In this edition: House Moves Forward with Status Quo Budget for Next Fiscal Year The House GOP budget ensures that the state will fund the 2.3 percent increase to schools originally passed in early March Building Iowa’s Roadmap to Economic Recovery Limits the liability of businesses, schools, churches, health care providers Rural Iowa Towns Awarded…

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