Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Heraldhttp://www.tamatoledonews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 4 Mar 2015 23:05:53 EDTWed, 4 Mar 2015 23:05:53 EDT Question and Answer: Housing and Urban Development spending What have you learned through your oversight of federal housing programs? A: The U.S.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTSodders: Vote to reverse Iowa's slide in school investment Moines) On Tuesday, Feb. 10, State Senator Steve Sodders (D-State Center) voted to reverse the trend that has made Iowa 35th in the nation in terms of per student investment.Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTIowa Legislature- District 72 update Thursday the legislature heard the Condition of the Guard speech delivered by Major General Timothy Orr. General Orr highlighted the Home Base Iowa initiative that was passed by the legislature last year.Fri, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTIowa needs more skilled workers to expand middle class has a shortage of skilled workers. Employers say it's the No. 1 obstacle to growing our economy. A new report from the Iowa Student Aid Commission highlights the need for training and education after high school.Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTNew Year, New Congress: Listen, Learn and Lead sent Washington a message in November. Lawmakers can make the most of the historic election in the new year by making fresh resolutions for the new Congress. Let's listen, learn and lead. First, listen.Sat, 7 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT