State Senate

Branstad’s cabinet officials knew about secret settlements, former attorney says

Former Department of Administrative Services Director Mike Carroll repeated Wednesday he did not know about money paid to terminated employees in e ... »

Iowa Senate adjourns 2014 session

DES MOINES — The Iowa Senate adjourned its 2014 session Friday morning after Democrats passed a resolution giving a legislative panel broad ... »

Iowa Senate adjourns, reconvenes; will meet again Friday

DES MOINES — You could say the Iowa Legislature is halfway to adjourning its 2014 session.

The House passed a sine die resolution endi ... »

Senators OK limited access to cannabis oil

DES MOINES — The Iowa Senate on Thursday approved a narrow opening for Iowa parents whose children suffer from severe epilepsy to be able to ... »

Senate includes Toledo home money in HHS budget bill

DES MOINES — The politically divided Iowa Senate voted Monday to re-establish a 20-bed state-run facility to provide treatment and education ... »

Iowa Supreme Court: Bisignano Can Run

DES MOINES -- A Des Moines man with a second-offense drunk driving conviction can seek political office, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled Tuesday after ... »

Iowa Senate approves reappointments to medical board

DES MOINES — The Iowa Senate voted Tuesday to reconfirm two members of the Iowa Board of Medicine, a state regulatory panel which has been e ... »

Iowa Senate sends radon, crossbow bills to governor

The Iowa Senate on Tuesday accepted a scaled-down effort to raise awareness among schools officials of the potential harmful health threats posed b ... »