Posts With Keyword ‘Paul McKinley’

McKinley and Van Engelenhoven to Meet with Local Residents

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Area residents will have two opportunities to share questions, comments or concerns they have with our local lawmakers this weekend.

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City and County Officials Speak with Senate Leaders About the Future of the Knoxville VA

Posted: Tuesday, March 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

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A group of Knoxville and Marion County representatives traveled to the state capital Monday to discuss the future of the local VA campus with Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal and Minority Leader Paul McKinley.

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McKinley Says the Re-Open Iowa Tour Is Off to a Great Start

Posted: Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Earlier this month the Iowa Senate and House Republicans, along with the Governor’s office started the Re-Open Iowa for Business: Rules and Regulations tour and Senate Minority Leader Paul McKinley says things are going phenomenal thus far.

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Iowa Senate Passes Bill for 2% Allowable Growth for Schools

Posted: Saturday, February 19th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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This week the Iowa Senate passed a bill for 2% allowable growths for schools for the upcoming fiscal year, while the House has passed 0%.

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McKinley Frustrated With the Lack of Action in the Senate

Posted: Monday, February 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Today kicks off the sixth week of Iowa’s 84th general assembly and so far the Senate has only debated a total of five bills, something Senate Minority Leader Paul McKinley says is a very serious problem.

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Legislators Discuss Issues In Pella and Knoxville

Posted: Monday, February 7th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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State Senator Paul McKinley and Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven were in Pella Saturday morning to speak with voters.

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Voters Speak To Legislators

Posted: Sunday, February 6th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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State Senator Paul McKinley and Representative Jim Van Engelenhoven were in Pella Saturday morning to speak with voters.

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Lawmakers Will Tour the State to Speak with Business Owners

Posted: Sunday, February 6th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Iowa legislature is working to create a more favorable climate for job creation in the state.

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Senator McKinley and Representative Van Engelenhoven in Knoxville Today

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Community members are invited to share any questions, comments or concerns they have with our local lawmakers at the first local legislative discussion of the year this afternoon.

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Iowa Legislature Works to Help Businesses Create Jobs

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Iowa legislature is working to create a more favorable climate for job creation in the state.

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Local Lawmakers Will Meet with Area Constituents This Friday

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce has announced their monthly legislative session discussions for 2011.

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McKinley Supports Bill to Require Photo ID to Vote

Posted: Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Since his campaign began, Secretary of State Matt Schultz has pushed for the idea of photo identification being required in order to vote.

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McKinley Weighs in on the Resolution in Support of a Veterans Recovery Center in Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, January 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Senator Paul McKinley says he feels it’s important to find out what the Knoxville community thinks before the Iowa Senate approves a resolution in regards to the local VA campus.

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Mayor Zoutte Voices His Concerns to Iowa Senate Leaders

Posted: Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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In light of the Iowa House of Representatives recently passing a resolution in support of a Veterans National Recovery Center at the VA campus in Knoxville, Mayor Don Zoutte recently sent a letter to senate leaders expressing his thoughts and concerns.

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Senator McKinley Reflects on the Arizona Shooting Tragedy

Posted: Thursday, January 13th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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In light of the recent tragic shooting in Arizona that injured Representative Gabrielle Giffords, some politicians are reconsidering how they interact with the public.

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Legislative Session Kicks Off Today

Posted: Monday, January 10th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Today kicks off the 84th Iowa General Assembly and this year’s legislature will be quite different than it has been in recent history. Senate Republicans in Iowa picked up seats in November for the first time since 1996.

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2011 Legislative Session Begins Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 9th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Monday morning kicks off the 84th Iowa General Assembly and this year’s legislature will be quite different than it has been in recent history.

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McKinley Says Job Creation and Budget Cuts are the Top Two Priorities

Posted: Friday, December 10th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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In just one month the 84th Iowa General Assembly will convene and job creation and budget cuts will be two of the top priorities.

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McKinley Selected to the Ethics and Rules and Administration Committees

Posted: Wednesday, December 8th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa Senate Republican Caucus made their committee assignments for the upcoming 84th General Assembly recently.

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McKinley Reelected as the Iowa Senate Republican Leader

Posted: Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Iowa Republican Senator Paul McKinley of Chariton was reelected to serve as the Senate Republican Leader for the upcoming 84th Iowa General Assembly.

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