Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Herald, 22 Jan 2018 13:03:14 EDTMon, 22 Jan 2018 13:03:14 EDT, Common Sense and Community Week of Session The first week of session is already coming to a close. It is an honor to serve the people of District 36. In 2018, I will continue working to find the common sense solutions to address many of the challenges Iowans are facing.Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDTDistrict 72 Update second year of the 87th General Assembly gaveled into session on Monday, January 8 with great anticipation for another landmark session. On Tuesday, we heard Governor Reynolds deliver her first Condition of the State address.Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDTScaling up is the next step for water quality work the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Strategy was released in 2012 it was a whole new approach to addressing the important issue of water quality.Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDTWhat is cultural competence? skills are critical to prepare students to enter the workforce or college? Strong skills in academics and technology typically top the list.Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDTWe need to break our addiction to debt is currently debating a deal to increase spending caps and fund the government through the remainder of the current fiscal year before a funding stopgap expires on January 19.Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:00:00 EDT