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.
Gov. Terry Branstad declared a special election for Iowa Senate District 45 on 12/27/16, following the recent death of State Senator Joe Seng (D-Davenport).
Speaker of the Iowa House Kraig Paulsen (R-Hiawatha) has much to explain to his caucus and Iowans for actions he took to push a gas tax increase on Iowans.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad signed HF 625 which raises the School Tuition Organization tax credit cap from $8.75 to $12 million.
After typical inaction by the Iowa Senate with Iowa Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) and Government Oversight Committee Chair State Senator Tom Courtney (D-Burlington) sitting on their hands it looks like the late term abortion bill, HF 657, will be forced out of committee through a discharge petition signed by all 24 Senate […]