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Corbett: Mayors support gas tax for infrastructure

posted on May 30, 2014 04:20 PM

Corbett: Mayors support gas tax for infrastructure Play Video Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett says he and other mayors across Iowa support the legislature raising Iowa's gas tax to fund roads and transportation. Corbett says Cedar Rapids couldn't wait forever for the legislature to act, so in the meantime, citizens passed a local option tax to fund... Watch Story

Iowa Ag Sec. Bill Northey on possible gas tax hike

posted on November 1, 2013 05:35 PM

Iowa Ag Sec. Bill Northey on possible gas tax hike Play Video Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey says the agriculture community has a desire to improve infrastructure in the state, but also that road improvements should be paid for by people who use the roads. Watch Story

Horizontal Infrastructure: Highway and Bridge Repair | Iowa Republican Governor Debate 5/20/10

posted on May 20, 2010 04:43 PM

Horizontal Infrastructure: Highway and Bridge Repair  | Iowa Republican Governor Debate 5/20/10 Play Video The candidates address construction and repair of highways and bridges in Iowa. On May 20, 2010, Iowa Public Television broadcast "The Des Moines Register Governor Debate: Race for the Republican Nomination" among the three candidates vying for the Republican nomination for governor, including... Watch Story

Iowa's Infrastructure: Sen. Tom Rielly (D) & Rep. David A. Tjepkes (R)

posted on January 30, 2009 03:27 PM

Iowa's Infrastructure: Sen. Tom Rielly (D) & Rep. David A. Tjepkes (R) Play Video State Sen. Tom Rielly (D-Oskaloosa) and State Rep. David A. Tjepkes (R-Gowrie) discuss Iowa’s infrastructure needs. Rielly is Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, and Tjepkes is Ranking Member of the House Transportation Committee. Joining Rielly and Tjepkes at the Iowa Press table are... Watch Full Episode

Borrowing Money to Make Money: Senate Minority Leader Paul McKinley (R)

posted on January 16, 2009 03:21 PM

Borrowing Money to Make Money: Senate Minority Leader Paul McKinley (R) Play Video Senate Minority Leader Paul McKinley(R) gives his perspective on Gov. Culver's proposal to borrow 700 million dollars in bonds to rebuild the State's infrastructure despite the ailing economy. Joining him are Des Moines Register Political Columnist David Yepsen, and Associated Press Senior... Watch Full Episode

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