The 2021 legislative session has adjourned for the year with no comprehensive plan to help Iowans struggling from a global pandemic that has upended their lives and their pocketbooks.
Iowa is strong only when our families are strong. Iowa thrives only when our middle class thrives. We are free only when Iowans have both liberty and justice. Senate Democrats fight for those values every single day.
A same-day analysis of the Iowa Republicans’ last-day-of-session voter suppression bill.
“The claims made recently by Heritage Action about their role in secretly pushing voter suppression legislation in Iowa and other states are disturbing. It is good news that the Executive Director of the Iowa Ethics & Campaign Disclosure Board has opened an investigation into these allegations.”
Action between May 13 and May 17 on bills assigned to the Senate Natural Resources Committee.
State Senator Kevin Kinney of rural Oxford, a veteran law enforcement officer, says new criminal penalties could make it unsafe for citizens pulled over by unmarked vehicles.
Action between May 6 and May 12 on bills assigned to the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Action between May 6 and May 12 on bills assigned to the Senate Ways and Means Committee.
Action between April 29 and May 5 on bills assigned to the Senate Agriculture Committee.
Action between April 29 and May 5 on bills assigned to the Senate Appropriations Committee.