Daily Archives: January 10, 2018

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Opportunity missed in ‘unleashing opportunity’ | Iowa Fiscal Partnership

By Iowa Fiscal Partnership 1/10/18 IFP Statement: Statement of Iowa Fiscal Partnership • Mike Owen, Iowa Policy Project We voiced optimism last year that Governor Kim Reynolds could use her new position as “an opportunity to lead us past the divisive … Continue reading

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COMPARE KIM REYNOLDS’ SPEECH TO HER BUDGET PROPOSAL

Governor Kim Reynolds laid out her agenda for the 2018 legislative session this week, presenting a set of lofty goals that hit on topics that typically have bipartisan support. But as Joe Biden often said, “show me you budget and … Continue reading

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Get facts on school funding

Iowa’s increasingly shaky foundation of school funding An honest look at Iowa K-12 education funding By Mike Owen, Iowa Policy Project There are so many numbers, and so many ways to parse the data, that an honest look at how … Continue reading

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Labor History

Labor Quote of the Day: Joe Hill “All the world is made of music. We are all strings on a lyre. We resonate. We sing together.” January 11 The IWW-organized “Bread & Roses” textile strike of 32,000 women and children begins … Continue reading

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