posted on September 3, 2015 05:24 PM
There are big budget debates looming in Congress in the coming days. Rep. David Young (R-Van Meter) says he thinks Congress will have to pass continuing resolutions, but he says he's hopeful a government shutdown will be avoided. He also says he would like to see money for Planned Parenthood...
posted on April 24, 2014 09:52 PM
When asked how she would balance the U.S. budget and free up money for infrastructure, Iowa Senator Joni Ernst said she would eliminate the IRS, the U.S. Department of Education and the Environmental Protection Agency.
posted on January 15, 2014 01:57 PM
Governor Terry Branstad's proposed state budget increases spending 7.8 percent, a figure Iowa Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mike Gronstal says is a bit misleading, because it includes the state expenditures to reduce commercial property taxes at the local level. Legislative leaders say they will...
posted on September 20, 2013 06:30 PM
U.S. Senator Charles Grassley (R) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press.
Joining Grassley at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa; and Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for The Des Moines Register.
The second set of the...
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posted on September 20, 2013 01:45 PM
Sen. Chuck Grassley says Congress will avoid a shutdown of the federal government and that the situation is not Armageddon as some politicians are making it out to be.