SJR9 – Expenditure limitation constitutional amendment COMMITTEE: SJR9 proposes an amendment to the Iowa Constitution that creates a state General Fund expenditure limitation requirement to be used for establishing a General Fund budget for […]
Branstad and Reynolds were elected based on two promises: Raise family incomes by 25% and create 200,000 new Iowa jobs within four years. They failed and made life worse for Iowa families and their communities.
Iowa Senate News Release For Immediate Release: March 13, 2017 On Monday, March 13, Governor Terry Branstad presented Senator Chaz Allen with a special award from Keep Iowa Beautiful. The organization helps communities and organizations […]
Iowa’s workers’ compensation has delicately balanced the interests of employers against the need to provide reasonable medical care and fair benefits for workers who suffer disabling on-the-job injuries.
Two bad bills on today’s debate schedule are SF184/HF203, which would circumvent federal “Buy American” requirements on state and local road projects, and SF435/HF518, which would gut Iowa’s workers compensation system for work-related injuries and […]
SF 33 – Primary runoff changes SF 237 – Modifies Iowa’s statute on Certified Public Accountant (CPA) firms SSB 1107 – Supplemental retirement plan selling expansion SSB 1163 – Voter ID/elections bill FLOOR ACTION […]
SF 260 – Trespassers and premises liability SF 275 – Termination of parental rights proceedings and safety concerns SF 374 – State Public Defender bill SF 376 – Asbestos bankruptcy trust claims and civil asbestos […]
SF 265 – Safe operation of bicycles SSB 1036– Enforcement of motor vehicle laws by the DOT SSB 1038 – Money collected on driver’s abstracts SSB 1140 –Lienholders of motor vehicles SSB 1149 –Installation of […]