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Dems: Petersen: Not time to randomly open segments of economy

April 27, 2020

Iowa is experiencing staggering daily infections, record-high deaths, and it has yet to hit its peak. This is not the time to try to make people happy by randomly reopening segments of the economy like crowded farmers markets.

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Dems: Petersen: Not time to randomly open segments of economy

April 27, 2020

Iowa is experiencing staggering daily infections, record-high deaths, and it has yet to hit its peak. This is not the time to try to make people happy by randomly reopening segments of the economy like crowded farmers markets.

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Dems: Boulton: Corrections workers need support

April 23, 2020

With the dramatic increase in positive cases at the prison (IMCC) at Coralville, it is obvious that the State of Iowa has not done enough to protect Iowa's public servants who are working the front lines during this public health disaster.

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Dems: 3 immediate steps needed for meatpacking worker safety

April 19, 2020

As the COVID-19 public health emergency worsens, three Iowa State Senators are calling for immediate action in response to multiple outbreaks at meatpacking facilities across the state.

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Dems: We need transparency in fight against COVID-19

April 17, 2020

Iowans want to be part of the solution. That requires more Iowans knowing what is going on. We deserve straightforward leadership that includes timely, accurate data, and clear directions.

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Dems: How to make face masks

April 6, 2020

Simple instructions for making face masks, thanks to JOANN Fabric and Craft Stores.

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Democratic leaders call for statewide stay-at-home order

April 2, 2020

Democratic legislative leaders call on the Governor to immediately issue a statewide stay-at-home order.

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Dems: COVID-19: How Iowa is responding

March 23, 2020

The state’s response to the coronavirus outbreak is quickly evolving, with decisions being made and changes implemented by the hour. We are pulling together key information and resources for Iowans here.

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Dems: State Government Committee – Week 10, 2020

March 19, 2020

Action between March 12 and March 18 on bills assigned to the Senate State Government Committee. MORE

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Rules Committee Report – Week 10, 2020

March 17, 2020

Resolutions deferring action on legislative business in response to COVID-19 and 30-day shutdown of Legislature. MORE

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