Shane Vander Hart: Government’s foundational role is to preserve our inalienable rights. Law preserves and protects freedom, it should never diminish it.
Traditionally, voting on the department budget bills signals the end of a Legislative session. The budget process lasts through much of the session. This year, the process was tweaked to move things along faster than in past sessions. House Republicans and Senate Democrats sat down together and worked on joint budget targets, which were presented […]
Iowa GOP Chairman Matt Strawn released the statement below following President Obama’s State of the Union Address. “After two years of using Democratic majorities in both chambers to force a liberal agenda through Congress, the President’s speech acknowledged the need to cooperate with the new Republican majority and Speaker Boehner. Although it is actions, not […]