Dems: Prepare to vote safely this fall

Here's how you can vote safely in the Nov. 3 elections, including steps to request a vote-by-mail ballot and how to check if you're registered to vote at your current Iowa address.

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Dems: Weekly Coronavirus Update, July 3 – July 9

3,046 new cases of COVID were reported in the last 7 days. Unfortunately, there were 22 additional deaths this week, bringing the total to 739. Hospitalizations have spiked to 168, when just two weeks ago there were 118.    The new surge of COVID ...

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 9, 2020

GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter July 9, 2020

In this Edition: Should Iowa Require Intellectual Diversity on Campus? South Dakota has already done so, and the law’s requirements amount to the most sweeping campus reforms in the country Democrats Began Attacks on Free Speech in 2019 The debate on the bill was an example of how far Iowa Democrats will go to silence…

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Dems: Weekly Coronavirus Update, June 19 – June 25

In the last seven days, an additional 2327 new cases of COVID were reported. Sadly, there were 17 additional deaths this week, bringing the total to 694.  Governor Reynolds extended the current public health mitigation measures until July 25, which inc...

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GOP: End of Session Wrap-Up

GOP: End of Session Wrap-Up

2020 End of Session Wrap-Up

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Dems: House Democratic Lawmakers Call on Governor to Restore Felon Voting Rights

Below is a statement from the 47 members of the Iowa House Democratic Caucus calling on Governor Reynolds to Restore Felon Voting Rights by Executive Order “In the closing days of session, Republican lawmakers chose politics over progress by refusing t...

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Dems: Iowa Lawmakers Call for Veto of Voter Suppression Measures

Provisions Tacked on to Budget Bill in Middle of the Night  Des Moines, Iowa -- Two Iowa lawmakers are calling on Governor Reynolds to item-veto a voter suppression measure tacked on to the state budget in the middle of the night by GOP lawmakers befor...

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter June 11, 2020

GOP: House Republican Caucus Newsletter June 11, 2020

In this edition: House Moves Forward with Status Quo Budget for Next Fiscal Year The House GOP budget ensures that the state will fund the 2.3 percent increase to schools originally passed in early March Building Iowa’s Roadmap to Economic Recovery Limits the liability of businesses, schools, churches, health care providers Rural Iowa Towns Awarded…

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GOP: House Republican Caucus Staff Bill Analysis June 14, 2020

GOP: House Republican Caucus Staff Bill Analysis June 14, 2020

HF 2627 – Occupational Licensing Reform HF 765 – House RIIF Budget HSB 711 – Transportation Budget Bill Analysis HF 2643 – FY 2021 Appropriations As Enacted SF2360 – Classroom Behavior SF 2310 – Onli...

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