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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – April 20, 2017

April 21, 2017
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – April 20, 2017

A new version of the April 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 4-20-17 In this Edition: How Iowa’s Ending Balance Has been Used Judiciary Bills Signed by the Governor House Passes RIIF Budget Bill Public Input Sought on Fine Arts Standards All House Republican newsletters…

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GOP: Meet Katie

April 14, 2017
GOP: Meet Katie

Meet Katie In this week’s newsletter, I would like to introduce our office page this session, Miss Katie Simpson from Spencer, Iowa. We selected Katie to serve as a leadership page this session for many reasons including her attention to detail and bright personality, and she proved to be an invaluable asset to our office.…

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GOP: Meet Rachel

April 14, 2017
GOP: Meet Rachel

Meet Rachel We’ve finally had some nice weather and farmers will soon be headed out to the fields for planting. When farmers head back to the fields, that’s normally a good indication that our work in Des Moines is coming to an end.  That continues to hold true this year. We are wrapping up the…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – April 13, 2017

April 13, 2017
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – April 13, 2017

A new version of the April 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 4-13-17 In this edition: Iowa Budget – A Six Year Review House Dems offered $3.35 billion in extra spending over last 6 years Iowa’s High School Graduation Increases Again What the Firearms Bill…

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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, April 11

April 11, 2017
GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, April 11

HF 625 Dependent Care Box SF 493 Lake Delhi Transportation Budget Bill Analysis – FY 18-19 SF 411 -Licensing by DPH and IWDdocx SF 451 – Interest Calculations on County Payments – 2017-04-10  

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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Monday, April 10

April 10, 2017
GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Monday, April 10

HF 516 – HSB 93 – Voter Integrity Act SF 399 – HSB 78 – SOS Technical Bill SF 234 texting and driving HSB20 – HF216 – HF626 – IID filing fees HSB36 – HF 555 – HF 621 – IEDA omnibus SF 404 – Right to Try SF 484 – Board of Pharmacy SF…

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GOP: Supporting Families Facing Autism

April 7, 2017
GOP: Supporting Families Facing Autism

Supporting Families Facing Autism Parents who have children with autism face a host of unique challenges including costly treatment and therapy. For several years, the legislature has worked to extend insurance coverage for these services so caregivers can better access the quality care that their children need to succeed. Earlier this month, we were able…

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GOP: Advancing a Responsible Budget

April 7, 2017
GOP: Advancing a Responsible Budget

Advancing a Responsible Budget The 100th day of the legislative session is soon approaching and I’m hopeful that we can still complete our work on time.  With many policy discussions concluded, our attention will be focused on the budget as we begin to wrap up the 2017 session. This week the House and Senate released…

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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Thursday, April 6

April 6, 2017
GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Thursday, April 6

SF230 – GA employee health insurance SF 442 – Gambling Self Exclusion SF 406 Implement of Husbandry  

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – April 6, 2017

April 6, 2017
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – April 6, 2017

A new version of the April 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 4-6-17 In this edition: Late Refunds Cloud State’s Revenue Picture House GOP: Saving Lives One Unborn Child at a Time House GOP Approves Project Labor Agreement Legislation Texting and Driving All House Republican…

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