Bipartisan Bill from Grassley, Schatz, Bucshon, Bera Would Help Document Areas Underserved by General Surgeons

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), Rep. Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.) and Rep. Ami Bera (D-Calif.) have introduced bipartisan legislation that would produce high quality data on where general surgeons are in short supply around the country.  The need for general surgeons is especially high in rural or other under-served communities. “If you have […]

Senator Ernst Continues Push for Counter-ISIS Strategy in Southeast Asia

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services’ Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee, questioned Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford Jr. on a strategy in Southeast Asia to combat ISIS, and how that strategy can best support our partners in the Asia-Pacific region […]

Worth County To See $3.2 Million in State Road Repair Funding

Worth County has been presented with a draft of the 2018-22 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program which sees the potential of $3.2 million in projects. These include railroad crossings and bridge projects which have been planned out through 2022. The proposed projects include $2,126,000 in road projects and $1,105,000 in railroad projects including upgrades to several […]