Iowa Rep. Abby Finkenauer’s clear conflict of interest

  Priorities for Iowa, a nonpartisan 501(c)4 focused on educating Iowans, today called for Iowa Rep. Abby Finkenauer (D-Dubuque) and Iowa House Democrats to apologize for a clear conflict of interest.   Rep. Finkenauer is elected to serve the people of House District 99 in Dubuque. At the Iowa House Democrats’ press conference today she …

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Priorities for Iowa releases statement on Gov. Branstad’s Condition of the State address

Priorities for Iowa, a nonpartisan 501(c)4 focused on educating Iowans on public policy, today released a statement following Gov. Terry Branstad’s annual Condition of the State address. “Governor Branstad today presented Iowans with a forward-thinking plan that balances the state’s budget, focuses on preparing the state’s workforce for careers in the 21st century, increases Iowa …

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Iowa Senate Democrats propose raiding Iowa’s rainy-day fund in 2016

A week ahead of the legislative session, Senate Democrats offer reckless budgetary proposal Priorities for Iowa, a nonpartisan 501(c)4 focused on informing and educating citizens, today called on Iowa Senate Democrats to abandon their proposal to raid Iowa’s rainy-day fund this legislative session.    Last week Iowa Senate Democrat Assistant Majority Leader Sen. Bill Dotzler …

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