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Congressional District 4 News
08.19.19
For those of you living in Iowa's 4th Congressional District (purple area of map), there has been a lot of announcements this summer. Current... Read More...
To Expand, or Not to Expand? That's the Question!
08.06.19
Since the veto of a bill to expand access to Iowa's medical Cannabidiol (mCBD) program and the decision to legalize recreational marijuana in... Read More...
August 6 Special Election Reminder!
08.01.19
The special election to fill the open seat for State Representative in Story County (House District 46 - click here for map) will be held on Tuesday,... Read More...
BIG CHANGES AT DHS
06.17.19
Big news today out of the Department of Human Services - Director Jerry Foxhoven resigned effective immediately.  Department of Public Health Director... Read More...
LEGISLATOR RESIGNING, SENATE COMMITTEE CHANGES
06.14.19
Rep. Lisa Heddens (D-Ames) announces she will resign from the Iowa Legislature, prompting a special election for this Ames sweat.  Rep. Heddens is a... Read More...


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Session Ends!

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After late nights and long debates, controversy and agreement, the 2019 Iowa Legislature has adjourned for the year.  They will not come back together until next year, on Monday, January 13, 2020.  That's just before the Iowa caucuses!  

This may sound crazy, but now is the time to start getting ready for next year.  Think about what you might want to happen next year, because the summer and fall are great times to have those conversations with your elected officials.  We'll talk more about that this summer, but it's a good time to get outside, enjoy the warmer weather, and start putting together your advocacy plan.

You can see more about what happened - and didn't happen - this year in our bill tracker.