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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

February 17, 2015
GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

Below is a list of bills being debated today, with Caucus Staff’s analysis attached: House File 146 – Prohibited Gambling Activities and Penalties House File 156 – Preschool Administrative Costs House File 202 – Volunteer Dental License House File 204 – Online Schools Sunset Removal House File 205 – Reporting on Veteran Education To see…

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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

February 17, 2015
GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

Below is a list of bills being debated today, with Caucus Staff’s analysis attached: House File 146 – Prohibited Gambling Activities and Penalties House File 156 – Preschool Administrative Costs House File 202 – Volunteer Dental License House File 204 – Online Schools Sunset Removal House File 205 – Reporting on Veteran Education To see…

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GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

February 17, 2015
GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

Majority Leader Upmeyer Speaker Paulsen

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GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

February 17, 2015
GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

Majority Leader Upmeyer Speaker Paulsen

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GOP: Happy Presidents Day!

February 16, 2015
GOP: Happy Presidents Day!

Today is Presidents Day, so in rememberance of past United States’ Presidents, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite Republican Commanders in Chief.        

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GOP: Under the Golden Dome, Too – February 13

February 13, 2015
GOP: Under the Golden Dome, Too – February 13

The fifth week of the legislative session proved to be a productive one that will strengthen Iowa’s middle-class families and small businesses. I’m happy to report that the first bill sent to the Governor this session will provide approximately $100 million in tax relief for the hardworking taxpayers of Iowa. As I discussed in my…

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GOP: The Paulsen Perspective: A Step in the Right Direction

February 13, 2015
GOP: The Paulsen Perspective:  A Step in the Right Direction

This week the House passed the first bill off the floor that was sent to the governor for his consideration. Senate File 126 passed the House unanimously and it is a great way to start the 2015 session. Generally, the bill updates the Iowa tax code to match tax changes made by the federal government…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – February 12

February 12, 2015
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – February 12

A new February 2015 newsletter is available for viewing.  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 2-12-2015 In this edition: January Revenue Figures Fall Raising Concerns Iowa’s Reserve Funds and Ending Balance – An Explanation School Start Date Bill Moves Forward Medicaid Asset Verification Bill Passes House Committee Right-to-Work a Hot Topic in…

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GOP: Weekend Forum Schedule

February 11, 2015
GOP: Weekend Forum Schedule

Click the forum schedule below to see where your Representative is holding forums this upcoming weekend. February 8 – February 14

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Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 10

February 10, 2015
Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 10

Below is a list of bills being debated today, with Caucus Staff’s analysis attached: House File 123 – BOEE Director Appointment Correction House File 124 – Educational Savings Accounts House File 131 – Definition of Beer Senate File 126 – Internal Revenue Code Update To see the full House Debate Calendar, click here.

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