Iowa Legislature

Courtney Questions Promotion, Delivery
5:30 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Iowa Senator Wants Answers About Veterans Programs

State Senator Tom Courtney (D-Burlington) wants to know why military veterans are not aware of what Iowa has to offer.

There seems to be a disconnect between what the Iowa Legislature has been doing for military veterans and the public’s awareness of it.

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Requires Federal Action
10:55 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Rep. Kearns Wants Online Tax Collected

Roughly half the states require websites like Amazon.com to collect sales taxes. Iowa does not.

One southeast Iowa lawmaker says a lack of action by the federal government is costing both the state and small businesses money.

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Mixed Reviews from Local Lawmakers
4:44 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Iowa Condition of the State Address

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad

Governor Terry Branstad used his 2014 Condition of the State Address to show that "Iowa Is Working."

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Election Year/2013 Accomplishments
12:58 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

IA Lawmaker Expects Shorter Session

State Rep. Jerry Kearns (D-Keokuk)

One southeast Iowa lawmaker expects to spend less time in Des Moines this year.

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Used for Lobbying in Des Moines.
10:41 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Burlington Schools Set Priorities

The Burlington School Board would like the the Iowa Legislature to put its money where its mouth is when it comes to new rules and regulations.

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