Posts With Keyword ‘Becky Schmitz’

Washington County Democrats To Host Pork Dinner, Candidate Forum

Posted: Friday, October 15th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Democrats has scheduled a candidate forum and pork dinner at the Washington County Fairgrounds this Sunday.

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Free County To Host “Meet The Candidates Night” With District 5 Candidates

Posted: Monday, September 13th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Washington County District 5 supervisor candidates Richard Gilmore and Ron Bennett will be at Pizza Ranch in Washington tonight to “share thoughts and answer questions” about their platforms and the upcoming election.

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Iowa Schools Receiving $96 Million From Federal Education Jobs Act

Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Southeast Iowa School Districts are receiving more than $1.4 million from the federal Education Jobs Act to save education jobs.

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Small Business Forum Evolves Into Discussion Of Poor County Road Conditions

Posted: Friday, August 27th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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A public forum Tuesday in Washington’s public library, hosted by State Senator Becky Schmitz, was designed to inform local business owners of helpful programs offered by the state, but discussion quickly turned to the poor condition of Washington County’s secondary roads.

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Southeast Iowa State Senator Becky Schmitz To Address Main Street Businesses In Washington, Fairfield and Keosaqua

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Southeast Iowa State Senator Becky Schmitz says she’ll hold a Washington forum, her second in the last seven days, today at Washington’s Public Library.

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State Senator Becky Schmitz Talks Transparency in Washington, Will Return To Address Main Street Businesses

Posted: Thursday, August 19th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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A small group gathered Tuesday morning at the Washington Public Library to hear about transparency and accountability in Iowa’s state government.

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Senator Schmitz to hold public forums in SE Iowa

Posted: Monday, August 16th, 2010 at 6:25 am

State Senator Becky Schmitz is coming to Southeast Iowa communities to hold public forums about “Accountability & Transparency” in the State Senate Southeast Iowa tomorrow.

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Senator Schmitz to hold public forums

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

State Senator Becky Schmitz is coming to Southeast Iowa communities to hold public forums about “Accountability & Transparency” in the State Senate on Tuesday.

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Public Forum On Accountability and Transparency To Be Held In Washington

Posted: Saturday, August 7th, 2010 at 6:22 am

State Senator Becky Schmitz will be in Washington on Tuesday, August 17th at 9 am to hold a public forum on accountability and transparency in state government.

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State Doing Well Fiscally Due To “Proactive Action”

Posted: Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Iowa finished the fiscal year with a $300 million surplus, as well as more than $200 mill in reserves.

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Tom Courtney Touring Kirkwood’s Washington Campus

Posted: Wednesday, June 16th, 2010 at 5:50 am

State Senate Majority Whip Tom Courtney will be in Washington this morning to see the economic development and job training efforts taking place at Kirkwood Community College’s Washington Campus. 

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Schmitz to Visit Ainsworth, Washington Today

Posted: Saturday, May 22nd, 2010 at 6:00 am

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A southeast Iowa state lawmaker is holding office hours in two Washington County Communities today.

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Schmitz To Visit Washington this Weekend

Posted: Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 at 7:13 am

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A southeast Iowa state lawmaker is visiting Washington this weekend to promote new benefits for veterans and military families.

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Judge, Schmitz Tout State’s Free Preschool Program

Posted: Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 7:49 am

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Iowa’s Lieutenant Governor and a local state lawmaker say the voluntary preschool effort is vital and should be continued even in the face of an uncertain economic future.

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1 of 4 Segments with GOP D-45 State Senate Candidates Today on In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, May 11th, 2010 at 7:34 am

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The three Republicans hoping to take on Fairfield’s Becky Schmitz for her State Senate seat this fall are answering a few questions from KCII.

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Senators Tout Veteran’s Legislation

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 7:55 am

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Two state senators are touting new benefits Iowa veterans and active service members are eligible for under legislation passed this session.

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Schmitz Touts Iowa’s Financial Ratings

Posted: Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 7:16 am

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A local state lawmaker is touting the fact that all three Major U.S. financial rating agencies have given Iowa the highest bond rating of AAA.

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Schmitz: Thanks to the Pages

Posted: Friday, April 30th, 2010 at 7:19 am

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State Senator Becky Schmitz is sending out a thank you to all the young Iowans who served as pages during this year’s legislative session.

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Schmitz: Teacher Cuts Not the Fault of Lawmakers

Posted: Friday, April 16th, 2010 at 6:55 am

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A southeast Iowa state lawmaker says the legislature isn’t to blame for the teacher layoffs that many school districts are facing.

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Schmitz “Very Concerned” About DHS Restructuring

Posted: Thursday, April 15th, 2010 at 8:38 am

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A southeast Iowa state lawmaker says she’s extremely concerned about the Department of Human Services reorganization.

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