Rep. Jerry Kearns http://tspr.org en Rep. Kearns Wants Online Tax Collected http://tspr.org/post/rep-kearns-wants-online-tax-collected <p>One southeast Iowa lawmaker says a lack of action by the federal government is costing both the state and small businesses money. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 03:55:52 +0000 Jason Parrott 50399 at http://tspr.org Rep. Kearns Wants Online Tax Collected IA Lawmakers Want CCU to Stay Open http://tspr.org/post/ia-lawmakers-want-ccu-stay-open <p>A small group of Iowa legislators are still working to keep one component of the soon-to-be former Iowa State Penitentiary open.<br> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 11:18:32 +0000 Jason Parrott 30470 at http://tspr.org IA Lawmakers Want CCU to Stay Open 2013 Iowa Legislative Session http://tspr.org/post/2013-iowa-legislative-session <p>This week’s guests on Emphasis are State Rep. Dave Heaton (R-Mount Pleasant) and State Rep. Jerry Kearns (D-Keokuk).</p><p>They talk to Public Radio’s Jason Parrott about the Iowa Legislature’s 2013 session.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 18:27:15 +0000 Jason Parrott 27129 at http://tspr.org 2013 Iowa Legislative Session Rep. Kearns Votes Against Bill http://tspr.org/post/rep-kearns-votes-against-bill <p>A southeast Iowa lawmaker says the state needs to put more money into economic development efforts.</p><p>The Iowa House has passed the Economic Development Budget bill.</p><p>The legislation not only funds statewide economic development efforts, but also agencies like the Department of Cultural Affairs, the Board of Regents, and the Iowa Finance Authority.</p><p>State Representative Jerry Kearns (D-Keokuk) voted against the bill.</p> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 05:02:27 +0000 Jason Parrott 11459 at http://tspr.org Rep. Kearns Votes Against Bill