Posts With Keyword ‘Iowa House of Representatives’

Let’s Talk Pella – Jim Van Engelenhoven

Posted: Friday, April 6th, 2012 at 1:00 pm

The current legislative session is winding down. State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven joins us again this week to talk about some of the issues that remain and lawmakers’ desire to end the session on time.

Iowa House Supports VNRC at the Knoxville VA Campus

Posted: Sunday, January 23rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa House of Representatives unanimously adopted a resolution this week in support of the establishment of a veteran’s national recovery center at the former Veterans Affairs Hospital in Knoxville.

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Iowa House Supports Establishment of a Veterans Recovery Center in Knoxville

Posted: Friday, January 21st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Iowa House of Representatives unanimously adopted a resolution this week in support of the establishment of a veteran’s national recovery center at the former Veterans Affairs Hospital in Knoxville.

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Iowa House Adopts Resolution in Support of a Veteran’s National Recovery Center in Knoxville

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 2:10 pm

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The Iowa House of Representatives unanimously adopted a resolution today in support of the establishment of a veteran’s national recovery center at the former Veterans Affairs Hospital in Knoxville.

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Re-districting Could Create Unique Political Scenarios

Posted: Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Iowa is preparing for the process of re-aligning and re-apportioning representative districts for the 2012 elections, an action that will begin in January.

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Van Engelenhoven Earns Republican Nod to Seek Re-election

Posted: Sunday, June 13th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Jim Van Engelenhoven was elected as the Republican nominee for House District 71 in this past week’s primary election.

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Incumbent State Representative from Pella Wins Primary Election

Posted: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Jim Van Engelenhoven was elected as the Republican nominee for House District 71 in Tuesday’s primary election.

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Contested State Representative Race on Most Marion County Ballots

Posted: Tuesday, June 8th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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Voters in the Marion County area will be casting their ballots for a contested race for State Representative in Tuesday’s primary election.

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Rep. Van Engelenhoven Earns Recognition from Iowa Farm Bureau

Posted: Monday, May 17th, 2010 at 6:29 am

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State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella has earned the support of the Iowa Farm Bureau in his campaign to be re-elected to the Iowa House.

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Pella Lawmaker Says State Spending is Impacting Property Taxes

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The 2010 Legislative Session adjourned last week at the Statehouse in Des Moines, and now the decisions made by lawmakers over the last few months will start being put into effect.

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Pella Lawmaker Reflects as Session Comes to a Close

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Despite initial plans to have adjourned last Thursday, the Iowa Legislative session has carried over into this week, and lawmakers appear to have at least a day or two of work ahead of them.

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Pella Lawmaker Supports Private Education Amendment

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 at 6:29 am

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On Friday, State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella supported an amendment to a Senate bill that would have cut approximately $800,000 from the School Tuition Organization Tax Credit program.

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Pella Residents to Vie for Seat in Iowa House

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:23 am

Friday was the deadline to file candidacy papers for a state or county office, and three Pella residents will be on the ballot for a seat in the Iowa House of Representatives.

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Legislative Session Likely to End by Next Weekend, says Pella Lawmaker

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 6:25 am

An eighty-day legislative session was the goal of Iowa lawmakers at the outset of the session, and State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella thinks that goal will be met.

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Pella Lawmaker Encourages Participation in Teddy Bear Program

Posted: Friday, March 19th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella announced Thursday that he will be encouraging Iowans to take part in the Iowa National Guard Officers Auxillary’s (INGO Aux) “Bear Hug” project.

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Session Likely to End on Schedule, says Rep. Van Engelenhoven

Posted: Thursday, March 18th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Iowa lawmakers aimed to complete the current legislative session in eighty days at the outset of the session, and State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella thinks that goal will be met.

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Van Engelenhoven Says Latest State Revenue Estimates Unlikely to Impact Budget

Posted: Monday, March 15th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Iowa’s Revenue Estimating Conference announced a $30 million increase in state funds last week, which could be an early indicator of recovery in the state’s economy.

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Incumbent State Representative to face Challenger in June Primary

Posted: Thursday, March 11th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Incumbent State Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven of Pella will face a challenger in the Republican primaries later this year.

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Labor Legislation Not Likely to Pass this Session Says Pella Lawmaker

Posted: Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Several proposed pieces of labor legislation may fall by the wayside this session as a result of a lack of activity on the debate floor.

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Iowa House to Review Government Reorganization Bill

Posted: Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010 at 6:29 am

Iowa lawmakers will continue to focus on streamlining and reorganizing state government at the Statehouse this week.

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