Posts Tagged ‘Iowa House’
 

 

Paulsen Pulls Highfill, Nunn from Committee to Pave Way for Gas Tax Increase; UPDATE: Gas tax increase passes on 13-12 vote

Iowa Speaker of the House Kraig Paulsen removed two Republican members of the House Ways and Means Committee Thursday morning, apparently due to their opposition to an increase in the state gas tax. The committee is schedule to...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

Sieck Cruises to Special Election Victory

Republican David Sieck is the newest member of the Iowa Legislature. Sieck garnered more than 72 percent of the vote in the special election for House District 23, defeating Democrat Steve Adams 1,082-404. The majority of Sieck...
by Kevin Hall

 
 

Special Nominating Convention Set for House District 23

DES MOINES – A special nominating convention date has been set by Iowa GOP Chairman Jeff Kaufmann to select a nominee for the Republican Party to fill the Iowa House seat in District 23. State Representative Mark Costello...
by The Iowa Republican

 

 

House District 23 Special Election Set for February 10

(DES MOINES) – Gov. E. Terry Branstad today signed a proclamation directing a special election to be held on Feb. 10, 2015, for Iowa House District 23, following the resignation of Mark Costello who won a special election for...
by The Iowa Republican

 
 

TIR on “Great Day”: Previewing the 2015 Legislative Session

TheIowaRepublican.com’s Kevin Hall and Democrat strategist Sam Roecker participated in this week’s edition of “Political Party Scoopers” on KCWI-TV’s “Great Day” program. The discussion...
by The Iowa Republican

 

 

Opening Remarks from GOP Legislative Leaders

As the Iowa Legislature begins its 2015 session, Republican leaders provided their opening remarks to the respective bodies. The remarks give us a glimpse of what the Iowa Senate Republicans’ and Iowa House Republicans...
by Kevin Hall