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Edler to seek second Iowa Senate term

September 26, 2019 DES MOINES – Senator Jeff Edler, R-State Center, has announced last week he will seek a second term in the Iowa Senate for District 36. more »»

 
 
 
District 72 Update: Robocalls

September 25, 2019 When we visit with constituents, some of the most common and persistent consumer complaints are about those irritating and sometimes frightening robocalls that we’re all bombarded with day and nigh. more »»

Senator Kapucian is retiring

September 12, 2019 DES MOINES – Senator Tim Kapucian, R-Keystone, announced he will not be seeking reelection to the Iowa Senate next year after serving for three terms. He was first elected in 2008. more »»

Fisher encourages local students to apply for the 2020 Legislative Page Program

August 17, 2019 DES MOINES– State Rep. Dean Fisher (R-Montour) released information about the Iowa Legislative Page program and is encouraging area students to apply for the 2020 session. more »»

Fisher releases new law information

July 2, 2019 DES MOINES- State Rep. Dean Fisher (R-Montour) released information on a few notable bills that were passed during the legislative session which have gone into effect on July 1, 2019. more »»

We have adjourned, Sine Die, which means “without a time certain”

May 8, 2019 Newsletter for Thursday, April 27, 2019 Thursday, we dealt with the final passage of House File 546, the Secure an Advanced Vision for Education (SAVE) bill that extends this 1% sales tax for schoo... more »»

District 72 Update

May 1, 2019 Newsletter for Thursday, April 25, 2019 By the time you read this we may well not only be done with week 15, but done for the entire session. We are working hard to finish by Saturday, April 27. more »»

Cornfields, Common Sense and Community

April 26, 2019 In the Legislature We are fourteen weeks into the legislative session, leaving us with only two weeks until the scheduled end of session. more »»

District 72 Update

April 24, 2019 Newsletter for Thursday, April 18, 2019 Week 14 of the session is done. The first year of a General Assembly is officially scheduled for 110 calendar days counting all 7 days of the week. more »»

Cornfields, Common Sense and Community

April 19, 2019 In the Legislature After last’s week legislative deadline for bills, week thirteen included more floor debate. We remain focused on our budget work while we continue to pass bills out of the Senat. more »»

Cornfields, Common Sense and Community

April 13, 2019 In the Legislature This was the twelfth week of the 2019 legislative session and budget bills have started moving in both chambers. The first budget bill passed off the floor of the Senate this week. more »»

Tama County legislators hear from constituents in Toledo

April 11, 2019 Senator Jeff Edler and State Rep. more »»

District 72 Update

April 11, 2019 Newsletter for Thursday, April 4, 2019 Friday, April 5, was the second funnel date where Senate bills must get approval from at least one House committee. more »»

Cornfields, Common Sense and Community

April 5, 2019 In the Legislature Week eleven finished in the Iowa Senate this week, leaving just over a month left until the scheduled end of the legislative session. more »»

District 72 Update

April 3, 2019 Newsletter for Thursday, March 28, 2019 We continued with debate this week as the next funnel looms large in our minds as we press for our bills to come to the floor. more »»

Cornfields, Common Sense and Community

March 27, 2019 Week nine in the Iowa Senate included some of the first major debate of this year. Just this week, we passed over 30 bills out of the Senate chamber. more »»

District 72 Update

March 22, 2019 Newsletter for Friday, March 15 We quickly shifted gears this week, spending much more time in caucus meetings reviewing bills and then debating them on the floor. more »»

District 72 Update

March 17, 2019 Newsletter for Friday, March 8, 2019 March 8 was the “Funnel” date, the date when our policy bills need to be passed by a committee to stay eligible for floor debat. more »»

Cornfields, Common Sense and Community

March 8, 2019 In the Legislature This was the seventh week of the 2019 legislative session, and a week busy with subcommittee meeting. more »»

 
 
 

 

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