Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds released the text of Senate Study Bill 3116 in response to a proposal she made in January in her Condition of the State Address. The text details proposed changes to the tax code, including a one cent increase in the state sales tax to cover for income tax cuts.

In addition to a slight bump in the state’s unemployment rate to 2.7 percent in December from 2.6 percent in November, payroll jobs have declined for the second consecutive month, Iowa Workforce Development reported.

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds released the text of Senate Study Bill 3116 in response to a proposal she made in January in her Condition of the State Address. The text details proposed changes to the tax code, including a one cent increase in the state sales tax to cover for income tax cuts.

In addition to a slight bump in the state’s unemployment rate to 2.7 percent in December from 2.6 percent in November, payroll jobs have declined for the second consecutive month, Iowa Workforce Development reported.

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds (R) appointed attorney Dana Oxley to the Iowa Supreme Court on Jan. 28. Oxley succeeded Chief Justice Mark Cady, who died of a heart attack on Nov. 15, 2019. Oxley was Gov. Reynolds' third nominee to the seven-member supreme court.

Iowa has come under fire from both Democratic presidential candidates and activists alike for the prominent role it plays by being the first state to vote, but a new study from WalletHub shows those concerns may be unfounded.

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds (R) appointed attorney Dana Oxley to the Iowa Supreme Court on Jan. 28. Oxley succeeded Chief Justice Mark Cady, who died of a heart attack on Nov. 15, 2019. Oxley was Gov. Reynolds' third nominee to the seven-member supreme court.

Iowa has come under fire from both Democratic presidential candidates and activists alike for the prominent role it plays by being the first state to vote, but a new study from WalletHub shows those concerns may be unfounded.