Dems: Manchester Resident Montgomery Announces Bid for District 96

Dems: Manchester Resident Montgomery Announces Bid for District 96

Former Monticello City Councilwoman Reenie Montgomery announced today that she will run for state representative in District 96, which includes Delaware County and part of Jones County (Monticello and Anamosa). “After serving on the city council and working with law enforcement in both Delaware and Jones Counties, I’m ready to serve our communities at the…

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GOP: Meet Our Members – Norlin Mommsen

GOP: Meet Our Members – Norlin Mommsen

Representative Norlin Mommsen, of DeWitt, is serving his first term in the Iowa House. He represents House District 97, which consists of portions of both Clinton and Scott Counties.  Comanche, LeClaire, and DeWitt make up the major population centers in the district. Norlin was raised in Miles, graduated from East Central High School, and attended the Farm…

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GOP: Meet Our Members – Norlin Mommsen

GOP: Meet Our Members – Norlin Mommsen

Representative Norlin Mommsen, of DeWitt, is serving his first term in the Iowa House. He represents House District 97, which consists of portions of both Clinton and Scott Counties.  Comanche, LeClaire, and DeWitt make up the major population centers in the district. Norlin was raised in Miles, graduated from East Central High School, and attended the Farm…

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GOP: Under the Golden Dome, Too – Time to Question the Status Quo

GOP: Under the Golden Dome, Too – Time to Question the Status Quo

One of the biggest concerns during this transition has been that the timeline is too aggressive and it’s moving too quickly.  However, safeguards have been put in place to ensure that Medicaid recipients experience minimal disruption of services.  For physical and mental health services, there will be a 6 month transition period from January 1…

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GOP: Representative Pat Grassley Issues Statement on Revenue Estimating Conference

GOP: Representative Pat Grassley Issues Statement on Revenue Estimating Conference

(DES MOINES) – Today, Rep. Pat Grassley (R-New Hartford) issued the following statement regarding the December Revenue Estimating Conference meeting: “The revenue picture is now clear.  Revenue for the next fiscal year is $7.327 billion, an increase of $153.1 million compared to last year. It’s good news that Iowa’s economy continues to grow, however, it…

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GOP: Representative Pat Grassley Issues Statement on Revenue Estimating Conference

GOP: Representative Pat Grassley Issues Statement on Revenue Estimating Conference

(DES MOINES) – Today, Rep. Pat Grassley (R-New Hartford) issued the following statement regarding the December Revenue Estimating Conference meeting: “The revenue picture is now clear.  Revenue for the next fiscal year is $7.327 billion, an increase of $153.1 million compared to last year. It’s good news that Iowa’s economy continues to grow, however, it…

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GOP: Meet Our Members – Dave Maxwell

GOP: Meet Our Members – Dave Maxwell

Representative Dave Maxwell is currently serving his second term in the Iowa House.  He represents Iowa’s 76th District which includes Grinnell and Williamsburg. Rep. Maxwell is the Vice Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, and also serves on the Agriculture, Natural Resources, Transportation, and Transportation, Infrastructure, & Capitals budget subcommittee. Dave grew up in the Deep River area, graduated…

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Dems: Video links to individual public comments at the 12/7/15 Medicaid Hearing

Dems: Video links to individual public comments at the 12/7/15 Medicaid Hearing

A list of public comments and video links from the afternoon session of December 7, 2015, meeting of the Iowa Legislature's Health Care Oversight Committee.

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Dems: Public comment at the 12/07/15 Medicaid hearing

Dems: Public comment at the 12/07/15 Medicaid hearing

Links to video of the afternoon public comment speakers and legislative discussion at the December 7, 2015, meeting of the Iowa Legislature's Health Care Oversight Committee. Here is the end of meeting discussion by Legislators.

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