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Governor Branstad Announces Appointments to State Boards and Commissions

Governor Terry Branstad today announced appointments to State Boards and Commissions.  The following individuals’ appointments are unpaid and are subject to Iowa Senate confirmation:   Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (HAWK-I) board Jonathan Crosbie, Des Moines Term:  09/15/2016 – 04/30/2018   Health Facilities Council Brenda Perrin, Cherokee Term:  09/15/2016 – 04/30/2017   Iowa Public […]

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Ernst Highlights Iowans’ Concerns Over Rising ObamaCare Costs

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee met on the state of health insurance markets, Senator Joni Ernst raised questions and concerns over rising costs of premiums due to ObamaCare’s one-size-fits-all mandates in Iowa, and across the country. Witnesses included Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart; Lieutenant Governor and Director of the Ohio Department of Insurance […]