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Community Impact Teams Forming

A recruiting effort is underway for volunteers of the 2015 Community Impact Teams. The United way of North Iowa is behind the effort which tries to improve lives by mobilizing communities to make sustained changes in the community for it’s betterment. There are several categories that the Impact teams work in. Health, education, and income are just some of


Grassley, Stabenow Introduce the Foster Youth Stamp Act

Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Senator Debbie Stabenow of Michigan, co-chairs of the Senate Caucus on Foster Youth, have introduced the Families for Foster Youth Stamp Act.  This bipartisan legislation provides for the issuance and sale of a semi-postal stamp by the United States Postal Service to support effective programs targeted at improving permanency