Sen. Joni Ernst made to Iowa AARP that “I never once voted to cut benefits for seniors on Social Security and Medicare.” The ad accuses Ernst of lying, which we’ll address at the end, citing these claims.
Federal experts are warning that Iowa has among the nation’s highest coronavirus death and infection rates and say residents should avoid gatherings in most counties to protect themselves from the virus.
Iowa plans to use millions of dollars in federal pandemic funds on a long-term plan to improve data management across state agencies, a second information technology project that may not fit the purpose of the aid.
MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center and Unity Point Health – Finley Hospital released a joint statement on Thursday assuring the community they remain prepared to care for COVID-19 patients despite increasing hospitalization numbers.
The state of Iowa and the Iowa Department of Education is awarding 43 colleges and universities across the state nearly $4.4 million to increase internet connectivity for students during the current school year.
The mayor of Norway, in Benton County said most homes and structures in town were damaged in the August 10th derecho. He said most homes are repaired or patched to make it through the winter months. Schulze Enterprises LLC, a Norway roofing company is booked into 2021.
A split Iowa Supreme Court is upholding a new Republican-backed law that will bar county elections commissioners from mailing absentee ballots this week to thousands of people who omitted information on their applications.