STATE LEGISLATURE
Iowa Republicans want to ban local bans on conversion therapy

Iowa Republicans want to ban local bans on conversion therapy

Iowa Republicans are continuing their attack on Home Rule in the Legislature this year, this time going after bans on widely discredited conversion therapy for minors. Iowa Sen. Sandy Salmon—a Republican from Janesville who represents Bremer, Butler, Chickasaw and...

Senate Dems try to bypass Reynolds to feed Iowa kids

Senate Dems try to bypass Reynolds to feed Iowa kids

Iowa Senate Democrats are attempting to work around Gov. Kim Reynolds to secure $29 million in federal funding to feed underprivileged kids over the summer. On Thursday, Senate Dems introduced SF 2039. This legislation would require the Iowa Department of Health and...