Posts Tagged ‘ News ’

Dems: Coronavirus Update, 6-3-20

June 3, 2020

Another 320 COVID-19 cases were reported on Wednesday.  There were 16 additional deaths for a total of 574 COVID deaths.  The total number of COVID-19 cases in Iowa have now surpassed 20,000.  Legislators headed back at Capitol today to finish 2020 Ses...

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 6-2-20

June 2, 2020

Another 264 COVID-19 cases were reported on Tuesday. Sadly, there were 20 additional deaths, for a total of 558 deaths since COVID began. There are currently 327 Iowans still being hospitalized.  Polk County continues to have the largest number of posi...

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Dems: House Democrats COVID-19 Recovery Agenda

June 2, 2020

                    Keeping Iowans Healthy  o   Access to affordable health care, including mental health o   Ensure universal access to COVID testing, contact tracing and PPE in all 99 counties o   Kee...

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 6-1-20

June 1, 2020

Another 204 COVID-19 cases were reported on Monday and there were 5 additional deaths. Over the last 48 hours there have been a total of almost 900 more cases of COVID, and 18 more deaths. As legislators head back to the statehouse to finish the 2020 L...

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Dems: Statement from Iowa House Democratic Caucus on Murder of George Floyd, Racism & Ongoing Protests

June 1, 2020

“It’s time for all people of conscience to stand together and condemn the hate and racism so prevalent in our society today.  The murder of George Floyd and other instances of hate and racism are insulting and shocking to our values of equality, libert...

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Dems: Statement from Iowa House Democratic Caucus on Murder of George Floyd, Racism & Ongoing Protests

June 1, 2020

“It’s time for all people of conscience to stand together and condemn the hate and racism so prevalent in our society today.  The murder of George Floyd and other instances of hate and racism are insulting and shocking to our values of equality, libert...

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Dems:  Legislative Democrats Release COVID-19 Recovery Agenda

June 1, 2020

Focus On Keeping Iowans Healthy and Restoring Financial Security   DES MOINES – Democratic lawmakers outlined their plan today to address the needs of Iowa families and business during the upcoming session of the Iowa Legislature.  The plan was develop...

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-29-20

May 29, 2020

Another 290 COVID-19 cases were reported on Friday. And another 20 Iowans lost their lives to COVID today, bringing the total to 520.  With at least 555 workers testing positive for COVID (22% of the workforce), the Tyson plant in Storm lake has decide...

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Dems: Coronavirus Update, 5-28-20

May 28, 2020

There were 246 COVID-19 cases on Thursday. Sadly, there were another 15 deaths today, bringing the total to 500. Today was also the first day that COVID cases have now been found in all 99 counties.  Two Iowa lawmakers are calling for an investigation ...

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Dems: LAWMAKERS CALL FOR OVERSIGHT INVESTIGATION OF TEST IOWA

May 28, 2020

Des Moines, Iowa -- Two Iowa lawmakers are calling for an investigation into the state’s $26 million no-bid contract for Test Iowa.  Rep. Ruth Ann Gaines, Ranking Member of the House Government Oversight Committee, and Rep. Chris Hall, Ranking Member o...

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