DES MOINES — Efforts to resolve construction issues at the state's new maximum-security prison in Fort Madison caused a sizable spike in the ... »
CEDAR RAPIDS — A handful of House Republicans have joined the call for a special session of the Iowa Legislature to override the governor ... »
DES MOINES — It may not appear that he has much to show for it, but the Iowa Legislature’s most vocal champion of property rights, sa ... »
DES MOINES — Statehouse Democrats want to bring lawmakers back to the Iowa Capitol.
The response from Republicans was clear: It’ ... »
DES MOINES — State net tax receipts finished the 2015 fiscal year up $376.7 million from the previous year and above the projected annual gr ... »
MOUNT PLEASANT — Two weeks away from the governor’s ... »
ANKENY — Key state lawmakers would like to find a way next year to lighten Iowans’ tax bills.
Tax reform did not get much of a ... »
DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad said Monday he's not ruling anything in or anything out, including a special legislative session, as he begi ... »
DES MOINES — The split-control Legislature should set state education funding increases for the next two fiscal years before they adjourn th ... »
DES MOINES — Iowa senators and representatives have approved legislation requiring elected officials, including themselves, to provide citiz ... »
DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad said Tuesday he expects the split-control Legislature will have to approve temporary spending authority thi ... »
DES MOINES — Lawmakers were finalizing details Monday of a budget deal that would spend $7.168 billion for the coming fiscal year and provid ... »
DES MOINES — House and Senate negotiators said Tuesday they were optimistic this 20th week of the 2015 legislative session would net a budge ... »