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Prichard Appointed To Key Committees In Iowa House

Prichard Appointed To Key Committees In Iowa House

Des Moines, Iowa – House Democratic Leader Mark Smith of Des Moines has appointed Representative Todd Prichard of Charles City to several key posts for the upcoming 2015 legislative session. Prichard was selected by his peers to serve as an assistant leader earlier this month. He was selected to serve on the Ways and Means,

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Rep. Prichard Elected To Leadership Post

Des Moines, Iowa – State Representative Todd Prichard of Charles City has been selected by his colleagues to serve as an Assistant Minority Leader in the Iowa House of Representatives for the 2015 legislative session. “In just his second term, Rep. Prichard has earned the support and trust of his colleagues at the State Capitol,”

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Floyd Co Supervisors address Courthouse Safety

Charles City, IA – Courthouse Safety was a hot topic at the recent Floyd Co Supervisor meeting, as Active Shooter training and the addition of more and advanced security cameras were both on the agenda. Sheriff Rick Lynch believes the training is important for the courthouse employees and that Rick Busch is very knowledgeable on what

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Floyd Co Candidate Forum Well Attended

CHARLES CITY, IA – Area residents had the opportunity to meet and hear from all of the people running for the County Attorney and County Supervisor positions at Wed nights Candidate Forum. Three people have thrown their hat in the ring for County Attorney. Ann Troge of Charles City is in private practice and feels

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Lt. Gov. To Make Stop In Charles City

Charles City, Iowa – Iowa’s Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will be making a few stop in North Iowa on Tuesday. Reynolds will visit Hoover Hatchery in Rudd beginning at 2pm. She will tour the hatchery to see the recently completed expansion and visit about the growth taking place at the agriculture based business. The hatchery

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Steve King supports Obama

Charles City, Iowa – With all of the bipartisan strife that we have become so accustomed to it is a bit of a change to see representatives from both sides of the political debates coming together at least to some degree. Congressman Steve King who represents Iowa’s 4th congressional district says that he is supporting

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After Sorenson case, lawmakers back ethics rules

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa legislative leaders don’t plan to change ethics rules for political work after a former state senator admitted to lying about receiving payments to switch his support from one Republican presidential candidate to another. The U.S. Department of Justice announced last week that former Sen. Kent Sorenson pleaded guilty to

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Washington Legislators on annual Hiatus

DES MOINES, IA – Iowa Congressman Steve King is currently back in Iowa and he talks about the long standing Washington Tradition that sends the legislators home for the month of August: King said that before the break it was a busy time in Washington with much work being done on two important issues, the

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Braley Calls for an End to Big Oil Tax Breaks

  Washington, D.C. – Rep. Bruce Braley (IA-01) announced his support for the Ending Big Oil Tax Subsidies Act—which would end tax breaks for the largest oil companies, saving taxpayers roughly $40 billion over the next five years. “Some of the most profitable corporations in history don’t need additional handouts from taxpayers,” Braley said. “The future of

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