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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – June 29, 2017

June 30, 2017
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – June 29, 2017

A new version of the June 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 6-29-17 Auditor Gives Budget Passing Grade IEDA Tax Incentive Series: Targeted Jobs Withholding Tax Credit How to Acquire a Medical Cannabidiol Registration Card Iowa’s Historic Preservation Tax Credit All House Republican newsletters…

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GOP: Notable Bills in Effect July 1, 2017

June 26, 2017
GOP: Notable Bills in Effect July 1, 2017

The following is a list of notable bills that will be going into effect on July 1st. Click here to see a PDF version of this list Agriculture House File 469 – SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICTS – changed prior law that only allows one soil conservation and water quality district commissioner to live in the same…

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GOP: Protecting Iowans from Drug Addiction

June 26, 2017
GOP: Protecting Iowans from Drug Addiction

Protecting Iowans from Drug Addiction America’s opioid epidemic continues to worsen, and is spreading rapidly across the country. Drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50, the majority of which come from heroin and other opioids.  While Iowa’s prescription drug abuse rate is lower than the US average,…

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GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Taxpayers a #BetterDeal in 2017

June 26, 2017
GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Taxpayers a #BetterDeal in 2017

One of the most important things that the Legislature can do is value each and every dollar that the hardworking taxpayers of Iowa send to their state government.  House Republicans believe that the state budget should be managed just like Iowa families and businesses manage their own. Several bills passed this session give Iowa taxpayers…

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GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Families a #BetterDeal in 2017

June 19, 2017
GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Families a #BetterDeal in 2017

Iowa is already a great place to live, work, and raise a family, but House Republicans want to do more to support Iowa families.  In order to move Iowa forward, we need a positive environment where families have opportunities to thrive and grow. House Republicans worked hard this session to support Iowa families in a…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – June 15, 2017

June 15, 2017
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – June 15, 2017

A new version of the June 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 6-15-17 In this edition: The Budget Lesson Democrats and the Radical Left Want You to Ignore: Connecticut Iowa’s Stopgap Measure: A Temporary Solution to the ACA’s Permanent, Growing Problem Money is Being…

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GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Employers a #BetterDeal in 2017

June 12, 2017
GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Employers a #BetterDeal in 2017

Iowa’s unemployment rate is at its lowest point in several years and continues to remain lower than most states. But there’s more that we can do to ensure that Iowa businesses are equipped to succeed and Iowa’s economy continues to grow.  Barriers to innovation need to be broken down and more certainty and opportunity are…

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GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Schools a #BetterDeal in 2017

June 5, 2017
GOP: House Republicans Gave Iowa Schools a #BetterDeal in 2017

Education for Iowa’s children is one of our top priorities and House Republicans are committed to providing a world-class education for Iowa’s students. During the 2017 legislative session, House Republicans increased funding for K-12 education, provided more funding flexibility, and allowed for more decision making at the local level.  Most importantly, House Republicans broadened the…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – June 2, 2017

June 2, 2017
GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter – June 2, 2017

A new version of the June 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing:  Click the link below to view the PDF version: Caucus Newsletter 6-1-17 In this edition: Workers’ Compensation Reform: What are Other States Doing? IEDA Tax Incentive Series: High Quality Jobs Program Legislature Increases School Funding by $40 Million Dollars The Future of RIIF…

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GOP: Upmeyer Issues Statement on Gubernational Transition

May 24, 2017
GOP: Upmeyer Issues Statement on Gubernational Transition

(DES MOINES) – Today House Speaker Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake) issued the following statement regarding the gubernatorial transition: “I’d like to thank Governor Branstad for his decades of public service to the people of Iowa and congratulate him on his appointment as Ambassador to China.  The future of our state is on a bright path…

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