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Dems: Test

November 3, 2015

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Dems: Test

November 3, 2015

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Dems: Claire Celsi Announces Candidacy for Iowa House of Representatives

November 2, 2015
Dems: Claire Celsi Announces Candidacy for Iowa House of Representatives

Claire Celsi, a West Des Moines business owner, announced her candidacy today to represent a large portion of West Des Moines and part of northern Warren County. “I’m running because like many Iowans, I am disturbed that we are backsliding on our commitment to public education in our state. We have to prepare our young…

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Dems: Claire Celsi Announces Candidacy for Iowa House of Representatives

November 2, 2015
Dems: Claire Celsi Announces Candidacy for Iowa House of Representatives

Claire Celsi, a West Des Moines business owner, announced her candidacy today to represent a large portion of West Des Moines and part of northern Warren County. “I’m running because like many Iowans, I am disturbed that we are backsliding on our commitment to public education in our state. We have to prepare our young…

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Dems: Lawmakers Request Oversight Investigation on Misconduct in Medicaid Privatization

October 30, 2015

After new allegations surfaced yesterday about improper political influence during the award process for privatizing the state’s Medicaid program, four Iowa lawmakers on the House Oversight Committee today requested the committee investigate the matter at a meeting on November 18th. “Yesterday, new allegations surfaced about improper political influence between Branstad officials and two former GOP…

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Dems: Lawmakers Request Oversight Investigation on Misconduct in Medicaid Privatization

October 30, 2015

After new allegations surfaced yesterday about improper political influence during the award process for privatizing the state’s Medicaid program, four Iowa lawmakers on the House Oversight Committee today requested the committee investigate the matter at a meeting on November 18th. “Yesterday, new allegations surfaced about improper political influence between Branstad officials and two former GOP…

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Dems: Domestic Violence Awareness Month & Helpline Changes

October 29, 2015

To help raise awareness, October has been designated Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The purpose is to mourn those who have died because of domestic violence, celebrate those who have survived, and engage more people to end the violence. Effective October 1, the Iowa Domestic Violence HelpLine (formerly the Iowa State Domestic Violence Hotline) has changed…

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Dems: Inside the Iowa House, The Governor Who Thought He Was King

October 27, 2015
Dems: Inside the Iowa House, The Governor Who Thought He Was King

The Governor Who Thought He Was King Our system of government is set up with a series of checks and balances. Right now, Iowans picked a divided government, which means we have to work together to move our state forward. After 21 years in office, Governor Terry Branstad apparently doesn’t understand that. He is working…

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Dems: Jackson County Native Hird Announces Run for State Representative

October 27, 2015
Dems: Jackson County Native Hird Announces Run for State Representative

Hird Announces Run for State Representative Jackson County, Iowa – Jackson County native Peter Hird announced today that he will run for state representative in District 58, which includes Jackson County as well as parts of Jones and Dubuque Counties. “As a graduate of Maquoketa High School, NICC, and an apprenticeship program, I know how…

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Dems: Home Heating Assistance Available

October 13, 2015
Dems: Home Heating Assistance Available

With winter just around the corner, starting October 1st Iowans who meet certain income guidelines and are at least 60 years of age or are disabled can now apply for assistance with their home heating bills. All other persons may apply, with certain income guidelines, beginning November 1st. If approved, the assistance will continue through…

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