Jack Whitver: It is imperative we have the resources to fund Iowa’s priorities while having the fiscal responsibility to ensure we pass a balanced budget.
Thursday night Sioux County Democrats hosted a conversation with three representatives from Planned Parenthood of Iowa Voters PAC.
There have been several bills filed in the Iowa House and Senate this year dedicated to devolving the power and control the Iowa Department of Education.
The Iowa Senate with its new GOP majority have six pro-life bills filed including bills defunding abortion providers and banning abortions at 20-weeks.
Don Racheter: Muscatine Mayor Diana has failed to bring the change she wanted to Muscatine City Boards and Commissions and has wasted money in the effort.
Iowa Senate Republicans prioritized five bills in 2017 that are consistent with their push for fiscal responsibility and smaller government.
Paul Pate: There have been a lot of distortions & misunderstandings about my Election Integrity bill. My job is to make it easy to vote, but hard to cheat.
For the first time in over 40 years Iowa’s pro-life organizations have united to champion a pro-life agenda before the most pro-life legislature in years.
Three major arguments surface from a wealth of material Public Interest Institute was given by someone opposed to public employee pension systems.
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad outlined his 2-year-budget that defunds abortion providers, called for increased K-12 spending, and collective bargaining reform.
Iowa House Republicans are optimistic about the types of conservative reforms they can see go to the Governor’s desk with a GOP majority in the Senate.
The Iowa House of Representatives gaveled in the 87th General Assembly on Monday morning with a 59 to 40 Republican majority.
The Iowa Senate gaveled in their 87th session Monday morning with a new 29 to 20 Republican majority followed by leadership giving their opening remarks.
State Representative Jim Lykam’s win in the Iowa Senate District 45 special election requires a special election to fill his seat in Iowa House District 89 on January 31, 2017.
State Senator Randy Feenstra (R-Hull) says the next two years are significant as the GOP controls the Iowa House, Iowa Senate and Governor’s office for first time since 1997.
Iowa Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds’ campaign committee announced over the last two years they raised $1.1 million for her gubernatorial race.