Iowa Legislators Discuss Economic Development

Senator William Dotzler (front) and Representative Linda Upmeyer (back) met with community leaders on Friday to discuss Iowa economic policies.

Five Iowa Legislators came together Friday to meet with North Iowans about the state's economic development plans.

     Sen. Amanda Ragan (D) invited her colleges, Sen. William Dotzler (D) and Sen. Steve Sodders (D) to the meeting at NIACC's Muse Norris Conference Center.

     Dotzler is the chair of the Senate's economic development committee and Sodders is the chair of the economic growth committee.

     Also at the meeting was Majority Leader Rep. Linda Upmeyer (R) and Rep. Josh Byrnes (R), who joined their senate counterparts to offer first hand information of what is happening in the Iowa House of Representatives.

Read the full article in the April 9 edition of the Chronicle.