Now Hiring Communications Interns for 2020 Session Communications Internship Democratic Caucus – Iowa House of Representatives Description: Interns will work directly with Democratic members of the Iowa House of Representatives at the State Capitol in Des Moines during the legislative session. See full brochure here! They will assist the communications director and deputy director in [...]
Statement from Senate Democratic Leader Janet Petersen and House Democratic Leader Todd Prichard: “It was a privilege to know and work with Justice Cady. He was a strong advocate for fair, impartial courts and a great leader for civil and human rights in our state. We’re saddened by the news of his passing and heartbroken [...]
Representative John Forbes and Senator Joe Bolkcom argue for reforms to Iowa's "worst in the nation" medical cannabis program in a news conference at the Iowa Statehouse on Friday, November 15, 2019.
2020 Session Must Fix Iowa’s “worst in the nation” Medical Cannabis Program (Des Moines) Improved health care for tens of thousands of Iowans depends on passing major reforms of Iowa’s medical cannabis program during the 2020 session according to two legislative leaders on this issue. At a statehouse news conference today, Senator Joe Bolkcom of [...]
State Representative Mary Gaskill announced today she will seek re-election to the Iowa House in District 81, which includes Ottumwa, Agency, Eldon, and the townships of Center, Competine, Dahlonega, Green, Keokuk, Pleasant, and Washington. “It’s a great honor to serve in the Iowa House and I’ll keep working hard to improve the lives of families [...]
Rep. Dave Jacoby, Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee “The legislature needs to do a serious review of Iowa’s corporate tax credit giveaways, especially those costing the state the most money. Iowans deserve to know how their taxpayer dollars are being spent and a full review must be completed before any new [...]