Senate Majority Leader Whitver 2018 Legislative Session Closing Remarks

As delivered by Senator Jack Whitver President Schneider, Senate Minority Leader Petersen, colleagues and friends, I stand before you very proud that we honored the bold commitments we envisioned at the start of this Legislative Session. We came together to ease the tax burdens on hard-working Iowans, provided new access to affordable healthcare for Iowans in…

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