Sen. Whitver Closing remarks for the 2019 Legislative Session

Mister President, Senator Petersen and colleagues in the Senate, I will start by expressing my gratitude to the staff and senators in this building for all the work they have done this session. It is a privilege to lead such a dynamic and unified caucus. Every day I have…

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Legislative Session was a win for Iowans

Gov. Reynolds’ top legislative priorities for the 2019 Legislative Session: Budget A conservative budget that is…

Iowa can be guiding light when it comes to addressing mental health services

by Senate Majority Leader Jack Whitver Mental health is an issue that concerns nearly everyone. Whether it is an individual suffering from anxiety or…

Reforming Iowa to the top

by Senate Majority Leader Jack Whitver For the last two years, Senate Republicans moved forward reforms to help grow and improve our state. These…

RELEASE: Gov. Reynolds appointed to American Workforce Policy Advisory Board

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR Governor Kim Reynolds « Lt. Governor Adam Gregg FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 CONTACT: Pat Garrett, (515) 802-0986 Gov. Reynolds appointed…

Investing in Education

by Senator Jack Whitver Our students’ education is definitely a priority at the Statehouse. Funding that priority always comes with a significant financial responsibility….

Ralph Northam: Horrific in Many Ways

In a radio interview given last Wednesday (30 Jan.), video of which can be seen on YouTube, Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) spoke matter-of-factly…

POLITICO: Ernst joins GOP Senate leadership

Sens. Mitch McConnell and Chuck Schumer were also re-elected to lead their respective parties. By…

Press Release: Grassley Set to Become Senate Pro Tempore for 116th Congress

WASHINGTON – Today the Senate Republican majority of the upcoming 116th Congress…

Liberal Fred Hubbell Will Raise Taxes

by Mary Warren This election will come down to taxes. Which one do you want? Higher taxes with Fred Hubbell or lower taxes with…

Reynolds: Pro-Life Governor

by Zeke Walker Election Day is just days away and there’s no bigger difference between Fred Hubbell and Governor Kim Reynolds than on the issue…