Sac County Archives

Ernst Speaks Out About Democrat’s Boycott Of Pruitt Vote

Senator Joni Ernst, a member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) yesterday (Wednesday) expressed her disappointment over her Democratic colleagues’ refusal to attend the committee vote on President Trump’s Administrator of the Environmental

AARP Offering Free Tax Preparation Services

Beginning today, Feb 1, through April 18, the AARP Foundation is offering free tax assistance and preparation for Iowans through its Tax-Aide program. Now in its 49th year, the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service

Farm & Food Lobby Day Open To All

The Iowa Farmers Union (IFU) is hosting the annual Farm & Food Lobby Day this Thursday, Feb. 2, at the State Capitol in Des Moines. IFU Membership Coordinator, Deborah Bunka, says this grassroots event attracts family farm

King Re-introduces Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

Fourth District Congressman, Steve King, has re-introduced the Davis-Bacon Repeal Act in the 115th Congress along with Senator Mike Lee, who introduced the companion bill in the Senate. The Davis-Bacon Act is an 80-year-old wage subsidy law