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Harkin: “The Endangered Middle Class: Is the American Dream Slipping Out of Reach for American Families?”

Harkin:  “The Endangered Middle Class: Is the American Dream Slipping Out of Reach for American Families?”

“As I have traveled through Iowa and across the country, I have heard from more and more hardworking middle class families who feel that the American Dream is slipping away.”…

Latham says fiscal responsibility a key to job growth

Latham says fiscal responsibility a key to job growth

Washington, May 12 – Iowa Congressman Tom Latham said on Thursday that uncertainty caused by current federal economic policies is slowing job creation for Iowa communities and small businesses. |Washington,…

FACT SHEET: Cybersecurity Legislative Proposal

FACT SHEET: Cybersecurity Legislative Proposal

Our critical infrastructure ñ such as the electricity grid, financial sector, and transportation networks that sustain our way of life ñ have suffered repeated cyber intrusions, and cyber crime has…

From the Desk of Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer

From the Desk of Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer

While the weather helped our farmers make incredible progress over the last couple of weeks, the same cannot be said for the legislature. The session continues on because an agreement…

ISU’s Capello to Transfer

ISU’s Capello to Transfer

AMES, Iowa ñ Iowa State quarterback James Capello has decided to transfer to Tiffin University in Ohio.|AMES, Iowa ñ Iowa State quarterback James Capello has decided to transfer to Tiffin…

Mason City pool to open a week early; splash area will be closed

Mason City pool to open a week early; splash area will be closed

MASON CITY – The Mason City aquatic center will open a week early this year, Saturday, May 28th. Despite other reports, only the splash area will be closed. (Photo: Mason…

Iowa Drainage building new office, shop

Iowa Drainage building new office, shop

SHEFFIELD ñ Iowa Drainage Inc. will soon have a new office and attached shop. Construction has been underway since February at the northeast corner of Highway 65 and 250th St.…