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"Communication and transparency remain significant problems for our Republican-led Scott County Board ..." more
"I have two roses ..." more
Nov. 9, 1978: Several residents of the Long Grove area met and organized the first Long Grove Lions Club. Dan Nagle was elected president and Spencer Johnson, secretary. more
As I walked off the Lancer Stadium field for the final time in 2018, there were a couple of memory clips running through my head Friday night. more
"Passage of the Heartbeat bill would simply force the University to seek alternative arrangements with other institutions ..." more
Iowa Soybean Association CEO Kirk Leeds isn’t surprised China included soybeans in its $50 billion retaliatory tariff action since it’s a major U.S. import. “Iowa soybean farmers understand there are legitimate issues needing resolution, particularly those involving intellectual property rights,” Leeds said. “We appreciate the importance of these matters and encourage additional dialogue between the two countries to resolve them. more
A newspaper is a community's best friend. It will tell you when something is wrong and then help you fix it. Communities don't solve problems unless they recognize them and discuss them. more
Iowans deserve a tax system that is fair to everyone and increases prosperity, but many believe the system is rigged against them. It doesn’t help that Iowans had to wait too long for their state income tax refunds two years in a row, that the state budget is a mess and that legislative leaders are pushing conflicting tax proposals that would make things worse. more
"Historically, 18-30-year-olds don't vote as often as other older age groups. However, I honestly believe that is going to change, and the students from Parkland, Florida will end up in our future U.S. history books as being the group to finally open the eyes and minds of this present generation of school-age students ..." more
"Instead of assuming our statements of faith are absolute, shouldn’t we take a closer look at how and why we have such diverse beliefs about what Jesus asked of us ..." more
With all of the strides being made at the state level to improve the mental healthcare system in Iowa, this week I want to talk about a program that is picking up speed right here in District 97. Life Connections Peer Recovery Services is a non-profit organization that is working to improve the quality of life in both Clinton and Scott counties. more
"After breakfast and the reading of the two Iowa dailies to which I subscribe, two items especially remained in my memory ..." more
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