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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 […]

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Grassley Looks to Keep State-Owned Enterprises from Skirting U.S. Courts

As foreign governments ramp up purchases of private assets for commercial purposes in other countries, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa is working to make sure that these state-owned enterprises don’t attempt to skirt responsibility through the U.S. courts. Grassley introduced the State-owned entities Transparency and Accountability Reform (STAR) Act legislation.  Consistent with […]