Dems: Fifty Percent of Seats in Democratic Caucus Held by Women

Dems: Fifty Percent of Seats in Democratic Caucus Held by Women

The House Democrats are pleased to have almost fifty percent of the caucus made up by women for the 2015 Legislative Session. This is a record of 20 women in the caucus, and 25 total in the Iowa House. The women of the Iowa House include; Back Row: Representative Lisa Heddens of Ames, Representative Jo…

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Dems: Fifty Percent of Seats in Democratic Caucus Held by Women

Dems: Fifty Percent of Seats in Democratic Caucus Held by Women

The House Democrats are pleased to have almost fifty percent of the caucus made up by women for the 2015 Legislative Session. This is a record of 20 women in the caucus, and 25 total in the Iowa House. The women of the Iowa House include; Back Row: Representative Lisa Heddens of Ames, Representative Jo…

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GOP: Weekend Forum Schedule

GOP: Weekend Forum Schedule

Click the forum schedule below to see where your Representative is holding forums this upcoming weekend. February 15 – February 21

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Dems: New Iowa Food Inspections Application for Your Smartphone

A new food inspection app, funded by three Food and Drug Administration grants, has been created by the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals. This app will allow users to search restaurants and pull up the latest food inspection report for that location. Users can search by name or bring up a list of nearby…

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Dems: House Leader Mark Smith: Inside the Iowa House, 2-17-15

Dems: House Leader Mark Smith: Inside the Iowa House, 2-17-15

Dear %%First Name%%, With an aging population, perhaps the biggest challenge facing Iowa today is a skilled worker shortage.  It’s a looming threat to our economy because if we don’t have enough workers with the right skills, businesses will be forced to relocate or expand outside of Iowa. Right now, 56% of jobs in Iowa…

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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

Below is a list of bills being debated today, with Caucus Staff’s analysis attached: House File 146 – Prohibited Gambling Activities and Penalties House File 156 – Preschool Administrative Costs House File 202 – Volunteer Dental License House File 204 – Online Schools Sunset Removal House File 205 – Reporting on Veteran Education To see…

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GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

GOP: Caucus Staff Analysis – Tuesday, February 17

Below is a list of bills being debated today, with Caucus Staff’s analysis attached: House File 146 – Prohibited Gambling Activities and Penalties House File 156 – Preschool Administrative Costs House File 202 – Volunteer Dental License House File 204 – Online Schools Sunset Removal House File 205 – Reporting on Veteran Education To see…

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GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

Majority Leader Upmeyer Speaker Paulsen

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GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

GOP: Week Five Press Conference Highlights

Majority Leader Upmeyer Speaker Paulsen

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