Tag Archives: Iowa Republicans

Senator Zach Wahls Schools GOP On Bipartisanship

Watch the video or read the text below. Zach Wahls, Senate Democratic Leader, addresses the Republican rejection of bipartisan policing reform in Iowa: Mr. President, colleagues of the Senate. We’ve been having this debate for a while here today, but … Continue reading

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Iowa Republicans Want No Background Checks For Abusers

Action alert from Iowa Senate Democrats:  Should domestic abusers be able to buy guns without a background check in Iowa? That’s been approved by the Iowa House and will be up for a vote in the Iowa Senate.  The Democratic … Continue reading

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Republicans Doing Their Best To Ruin Everything Good About Iowa

More craziness from the Iowa GOP…  “This bill will make flooding worse in Iowa.”

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Iowans Will Take Action To Save Pensions From Republican Robber Barons

Press release/action alert: Iowans To Tell Governor, Legislature – ‘Keep Your Promise, Respect Our Retirement’ Press conference Monday, January 14th Day of action to protect retirement security planned for January 23rd Des Moines, Iowa — Iowans will speak out at … Continue reading

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Republican Proposal To Ration Health Care

from the Iowa Senate Democrats –  In the final days of the 2018 campaign, a Northwest Iowa State Senator may have mistakenly released the Republican Party of Iowa’s secret plan to “fix” the Medicaid privatization mess. During a forum last … Continue reading

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Iowa Republicans Still Blindly Following Trump

“Roughly 44 percent of voters nationwide approve of Trump’s job performance and 51 percent disapprove, according to Real Clear Politics’ average of national polls…Those numbers were the same found in Iowa, according to an Iowa Poll published in February in … Continue reading

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Nate Boulton Tells It Like It Is About The Iowa Republican Party

Nate Boulton issues a call to action and a warning about what is sure to come this legislative session.

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Iowa Republicans Plan To Dismantle IPERS

For the 2018 session, Iowa Republicans already have filed legislation to mess with the retirement of hundreds of thousands of public employees. Senate File 45 would begin to dismantle IPERS and other Iowa public retirement programs by blocking new Iowa … Continue reading

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Why Iowa Republicans Know They Can Get Away With Anything

Even more Medicaid cuts?  Why would Republicans do something this despicable?  Answer: Because they can. Because they have been getting away with it and will probably continue to get away with it in the forseeable future. Iowa Republicans know there … Continue reading

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