Friday, October 31, 2014

State Ends Year with $1 Billion in the Bank; Projects 4.8 % Growth for Next Year

The state’s non-partisan budget experts met this week and reported the state has a balanced budget with over $1 bil ...

Now Hiring Communications Interns for 2015 Session

Communications Internship Democratic Caucus – Iowa House of Representatives Description: Interns will work directly ...

Protecting Seniors, Children and Vulnerable Iowans

Iowa’s older population is expected to grow significantly over the next decade. In the next three years alone, Iowa ...

Help for First Time Farmers

Iowans wanting to get into agriculture must overcome numerous hurdles. In order to keep Iowa’s agricultural economy ...

Iowa’s Community Colleges Provide Good Economic Return

A new report shows community college career and technical education programs provide a good economic return for Iow ...

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Meet the Candidate: Chuck Isenhart HD 100

Meet the Candidate: Chuck Isenhart HD 100

Chuck Isenhart, 55, was born in Dubuque, Iowa, the son of Bud and Marcella Isenhart. He has four brothers, two sisters, 15 nieces and nephews, 21 great nieces and nephews and four goddaughters. Chuck attended Wahlert High School. He graduated from Lo ...

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Meet the Candidate: Abby Finkenauer HD 99

Meet the Candidate: Abby Finkenauer HD 99

Abby Finkenauer grew up a daughter of a Union Pipefitter Welder and a 17-year Dubuque Community Schools employee. She was taught at a very early age that in a working class household, you must say,"Yes," to every opportunity and when there was work t ...

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Meet the Candidate: Mary Wolfe HD 98

Meet the Candidate: Mary Wolfe HD 98

Mary Wolfe is currently serving her 2nd term in the Iowa House of Representatives. She serves on the Judiciary, Public Safety, and Transportation Committees. As well as the Transportation, Infrastructure, Capital Appropriations Subcommittee. Mary was ...

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Meet the Candidate: Jay Saxon HD 97

Meet the Candidate: Jay Saxon HD 97

Jay Saxon was born in Clinton and attended Clinton Schools. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps for four years before attending Clinton Community College. He has been employed at Alcoa in Riverdale since 1997, for the past ...

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House Leader Mark Smith: Inside the Iowa House, 10-24-14

House Leader Mark Smith: Inside the Iowa House, 10-24-14

    Over the last 50 years, many rural communities have experienced a significant decline in population.  We all must work together to re-populate rural Iowa and capitalize on the strengths of rural communities to create good jobs and impro ...

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Meet the Candidate: Phyllis Thede HD 93

Meet the Candidate: Phyllis Thede HD 93

Phyllis Thede was honored to begin her first term in the General Assembly on January 12, 2009. She is now serving her 3rd term in the Iowa House of Representatives. She represents the families of Bettendorf/Davenport. Phyllis currently serves on the ...

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Meet the Candidate: Kristi Keast HD 95

Meet the Candidate: Kristi Keast HD 95

Kristi Keast is committed to live, work, and serve in the state of Iowa. Her roots run deep in the state as a fifth generation Iowan. Kristi was born and raised in Southwest Iowa on the family farm near Griswold. Her parents, Randall and Phyllis Baie ...

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