Linda Upmeyer

04/21/2015 - 12:08pm
Upmeyer on education funding: “Pass what we can afford”        A great deal of floor action was completed this week that creates opportunities and solutions for Iowans, ranging from simplifying tax issues to improving our mental health system. We also passed the first budget bill of the session to the Senate.      As we transition our focus...
02/03/2015 - 1:25pm
Legislators look into Ft. Madison prison delays        Iowans work hard for the money they earn. That’s why you’re careful with how you spend it. As elected officials, it is our duty to ensure your taxpayer dollars are spent wisely, and when a concern is raised, we look into it.      ...
01/27/2015 - 11:43am
Legislature tackles education funding last week   Week two of the legislative session is under our belts and our committees have quickly gotten down to business.      One of the issues we committed to addressing immediately when this legislative session began was the amount of funding that will be provided to our K...
01/20/2015 - 12:52pm
Proposals and updates greet lawmakers during opening week of 2015 General Assembly   The 86th General Assembly has officially kicked off and I am looking forward to working hard on your behalf. It is a true privilege to continue to represent and serve you in the Iowa House.       In addition to committees...
01/06/2015 - 1:49pm
Incentives abound as tax season opens        I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and a happy New Year. This certainly is a special time of year. I hope you were able to spend some time relaxing, reflecting and making joyful memories with family and friends.      Thanks for the many warm...
12/16/2014 - 2:17pm
Upmeyer: Government transparency always a top legislative priority        I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and you're continuing to enjoy the Christmas season. Between the hustle and bustle of shopping and parties, be sure to take a moment to appreciate what we're celebrating and enjoy the simple...
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