Iowa’s govenror calls for more tax cut, teacher pay raises in annual speech to lawmakers

Governor Kim Reynolds is calling for another reduction in Iowa’s personal income tax and a 50% increase in the minimum salary for first-time teachers. Reynolds delivered the annual “Condition of the State” address tonight and outlined her priorities for legislators. The governor proposes a $50,000 starting salary for Iowa’s rookie teachers. “We want younger Iowans […]

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May unenployment holds at 2.8%

The jobs numbers are out for May and Iowa Workforce Development director, Beth Townsend, says they are positive. “The unemployment rate