This legislative session, Iowa’s natural resources are at the top of the priority list.
At the start of the 2016 legislative session, Gov. Terry Branstad announced a proposal to address water quality that he called his biggest and boldest proposal ever, but it did not find support from both chambers. After several other proposals, the session adjourned without reaching a compromise on how to best address these concerns.
Between now and the November election, Iowans have an opportunity to make our natural resources an issue on which candidates must take a position. Continue reading