Senate Democrats are preparing for the 2015 legislative session, which runs January 12 through early May. After the 2014 election, Iowa will continue to have a divided state government. The Democrat-controlled Iowa Senate will work with the Republican-controlled House of Representatives and Republican Governor Terry Branstad. As we have done in years past, we will work in a bipartisan way to make Iowa a better place to live, work and raise a family. We will continue to fight for Iowa families and small businesses. Our state is seeing growth, but there is much more we can do to create lasting economic recovery that will benefit all Iowans. Every day during the session, we’ll search for ways to strengthen Iowa’s economy and help more families reach a better future. Regardless of party, we are ready to work with anyone interested in creating jobs and growing Iowa’s middle class.
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