Throughout the session, we’ll focus on balancing the state budget without raising taxes, protecting education and health care, and pursuing opportunities to create good-paying jobs for Iowans and to help small businesses.
As always, my number one job is to represent you, so please contact me this session if you have something you’d like to share. You can call me at the Statehouse during the week at 515-281-3371, or e-mail me at
On weekends, I can be reached at home at 641-673-0359.
I also encourage you to join me at local forums and listening posts. It’ll give us a chance to talk face-to-face about current issues before the Legislature, as well as your ideas and concerns.
If you’re looking for more information, please check out my official Web site, www.senate.iowa.gov/Rielly, where you can read my weekly legislative update, sign up to get it by e-mail, view my latest photos and more.
By staying in touch this session, we can continue working together to move Iowa forward!
New Internet resources promote openness, accountability
Several new Internet resources are available for you to stay up to date during the 2010 session. A new Web site at www.senate.iowa.gov/democrats allows you to:
•Stay in the know with timely articles on legislation, current events, grant opportunities and new state resources.
•Connect via social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Picasa, or subscribe to our RSS feed.
•Read summaries of key issues and current legislation written in plain English everyone can understand—not legalese.
• Join the conversation by sharing your thoughts in the comments section of the Web site.
•View live streaming video of media events at the Statehouse, such as the Legislative Leaders’ weekly news conference.
•Stay up to date on the go. When you visit the Web site from a mobile phone, you’ll automatically be redirected to a page formatted for your device.
This is a legislative update from Senator Tom Rielly, representing Iowa, Poweshiek, and Keokuk counties, and portions of Mahaska and Tama counties
To contact Senator Rielly when the Legislature is in session, call the Senate Switchboard at 515-281-3371. On weekends, he can be reached at home at 641-673-0359. E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Senator Tom Rielly is chair of the Transportation Committee. He also serves on the Agriculture, Commerce, Economic Growth, Environment & Energy Independence, and Local Government committees.
State Sen. Tom Rielly