Iowa election: Here’s who’s running for Iowa Senate District 16 in northeast Des Moines and Pleasant Hill: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/elections/2020/10/14/iowa-election-2020-nate-boulton-toya-johnston-senate-district-16-candidates-des-moines/5681740002/


Sen. Boulton: Iowa deserves a stronger response: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2020/06/19/sen-boulton-iowa-deserves-stronger-response/3218893001/?for-guid=ab5eb1b2-483a-11ea-a2bf-12e73711888f&utm_source=desmoinesregister-Daily%20Briefing&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily_briefing&utm_term=list_article_headline

Iowa law now shields most businesses from COVID-19 lawsuits: https://www.radioiowa.com/2020/06/18/iowa-law-now-shields-most-businesses-from-covid-19-lawsuits/

Bill looks to protect businesses and local governments from lawsuits related to COVID-19: https://www.weareiowa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/bill-looks-to-protect-iowa-businesses-local-governments-covid-19-lawsuits-pandemic/524-69f93b00-b0ee-4277-8ed4-82c2fffbfe43?fbclid=IwAR3xTY15bvmXLZwi3oIrbRGDZfLCYoBmDZYIXg-1BNgRvhPJX3jzSPf801s

Iowa Lawmakers Pass Bill To Shield Businesses From COVID-19-Related Lawsuits: https://kiwaradio.com/local-news/iowa-lawmakers-pass-bill-to-shield-businesses-from-covid-19-related-lawsuits/

Sen. Boulton: Solutions to racial injustice must be new: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2020/06/05/sen-boulton-solutions-racial-injustice-must-new/3150648001/

Iowa Senate president rules police ‘de-escalation’ training measure out of order: https://iowacapitaldispatch.com/2020/06/03/iowa-senate-president-rules-police-de-escalation-training-measure-out-of-order/

Workers’ compensation should cover essential workers who suffer infection: https://iowacapitaldispatch.com/2020/05/08/workers-compensation-should-cover-essential-workers-who-suffer-infection/

Sen. Boulton: Iowa is not ready to reopen: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2020/05/08/sen-boulton-iowa-not-ready-reopen/3091292001/

Sen. Boulton: Looking ahead to safely ending this crisis: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2020/05/01/sen-boulton-looking-ahead-safely-ending-crisis/3061374001/

Gov. Reynolds’ decision to keep meatpacking plants open in Iowa has sparked heated debate from lawmakers, workers: https://www.siouxlandproud.com/news/iowa-news/gov-reynolds-decision-to-keep-meatpacking-plants-open-in-iowa-has-sparked-heated-debate-from-lawmakers-workers/

Iowa lawmakers file OSHA complaint over working conditions at Tyson plant in Waterloo: https://kwwl.com/2020/04/19/iowa-lawmakers-file-osha-complaint-over-working-conditions-at-tyson-plant-in-waterloo/

Sen. Boulton: Slowing the spread by staying home: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/altoona/2020/04/07/sen-boulton-slowing-spread-staying-home/2954416001/

Sen. Boulton: Getting through our public health crisis: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2020/03/27/sen-boulton-getting-through-our-public-health-crisis/2922924001/

BEE BILL SAILS THROUGH IOWA SENATE: https://kboeradio.com/bee-bill-sails-through-iowa-senate/

Bill would establish Medicaid work requirements: https://www.iowastatedaily.com/news/iowa-senate-house-bill-medicaid-work-requirements-governor-kim-reynolds-senator-representatives/article_3af7888a-636b-11ea-9382-6752016161b8.html

Honeybee insect designation takes flight in Iowa Senate: https://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/government/iowa-legislature-honeybee-state-insect-designation-senate-vote-20200311

Boulton: Opportunities, not barriers, needed for Iowa’s working poor: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2020/03/09/nate-boulton-opportunities-not-barriers-needed-iowas-working-poor/5004998002/

Iowa Senate approves welfare work requirements, Democrats note bill puts more at risk than it saves: https://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/government/iowa-senate-approves-welfare-work-requirements-20200303

Iowa Gov. Reynolds open to making felons pay all restitution before their voting rights are restored: https://qctimes.com/news/state-and-regional/govt-and-politics/iowa-gov-reynolds-open-to-making-felons-pay-all-restitution/article_f5ee3f04-a239-5142-b4fd-6fdc5cd20b94.html

Senate Votes 45-3 To Confirm Governor’s Nominee To Lead State Prisons: https://kiwaradio.com/local-news/senate-votes-45-3-to-confirm-governors-nominee-to-lead-state-prisons/

Senate confirms Skinner as director of Iowa prisons: http://www.kmaland.com/news/senate-confirms-skinner-as-director-of-iowa-prisons/article_9e77305a-5a55-11ea-8892-072084c9af49.html

Work requirement bill for Iowans on Medicaid, food stamps resurfaces in Iowa Senate: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/politics/2020/02/18/medicaid-food-stamps-iowa-bill-puts-work-requirements-recipients/4793802002/

Senate Bill Requires Some Iowans To Work For Medicaid, SNAP Access: https://www.iowapublicradio.org/post/senate-bill-requires-some-iowans-work-medicaid-snap-access#stream/0

Sen. Boulton: Sponsoring legislation to help kids’ health: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/community/2020/02/16/sen-boulton-sponsoring-legislation-help-kids-health/2861740001/

Proposed bill would allow college athletes to be paid for endorsements: https://www.kcci.com/article/proposed-bill-would-allow-college-athletes-to-be-paid-for-endorsements/30901046#

Iowa bill granting student athletes control of their names, likeness advances: https://globegazette.com/news/state-and-regional/iowa-bill-granting-student-athletes-control-of-their-names-likeness/article_f2e6e244-ac00-5764-910b-d74b8485fd78.html

Bill allowing college athletes to be compensated gets first OK in the Iowa Senate: https://cbs2iowa.com/news/local/bill-allowing-college-athletes-to-be-compensated-gets-first-ok-in-the-iowa-senate

Iowa Senate Bill Calls For Trust Funds For Student Athletes to Profit From Their Name, Likeness: https://whotv.com/news/iowa-senate-calls-for-trust-funds-for-student-athletes/

Legislators propose bill to pay college athletes: https://www.weareiowa.com/article/news/local/legislators-propose-bill-to-pay-college-athletes/524-40296e88-f273-4986-adc0-6e60d7a087f8

Iowa Senate bill calls for trust funds for college athletes: https://www.thegazette.com/subject/news/government/iowa-legislature-college-university-sports-ncaa-athlete-money-trust-fund-20200122

Injured Iowa workers face delays in getting hearing dates: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/2019/09/25/injured-iowa-workers-face-delays-getting-hearing-dates/2441045001/

Beating, firing of nurse at Iowa mental institute exemplify state workers’ eroded rights, critics say: https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/investigations/2019/05/29/mental-health-iowa-nurse-beating-firing-state-worker-rights-independence-mental-health-institute/3355368002/#=

Iowa Senate approves bill prohibiting DNR stocking of private ponds: http://www.kmaland.com/news/iowa-senate-approves-bill-prohibiting-dnr-stocking-of-private-ponds/article_a7e26f3e-35f7-11e9-a8a4-7b8ccae8ecf0.html

Lawmakers try to expand CBD program: https://dailyiowan.com/2019/02/19/lawmakers-try-to-expand-cbd-program/

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