The requests from Reps. Hinson, Miller-Meeks and Axne seek funding for nearly $100 million worth of projects through what once was known as “earmarks.”
Articles Tagged: Mariannette Miller-Meeks
Tom Loewy - Quad-City Times
Government & Politics Apr. 29, 2022 2:43 pm
Scott County Democrats attempted to pick a political fight with U.S. Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks this week after a tweet from her campaign manager showed volunteers holding signs while framing the flag of an anti-government paramilitary group.
Election Results Apr. 7, 2022 4:19 pm
A poll conducted for Cedar Rapids Democrat Abby Finkenauer shows her with a nearly 50-point lead over her nearest competitor in the three-way June 7 primary for the party’s U.S. Senate nomination to face Sen. Chuck Grassley.
Iowa U.S. Rep. Marianette Miller-Meeks criticized the recent extension of mask mandates in airports and other transportation hubs, saying there’s “no science” to support such a move given air filtration systems and CDC guidance. But is that true?
Iowa elections’ recount procedures would be streamlined, funding from private groups to help elections operations would be prohibited, and an additional signature requirement for votes cast by mail would be added under a new proposal being considered by state lawmakers.
By Tm Barton - Quad City Times
Federal Government Dec. 27, 2021 7:46 pm
The bill — which provides a 2.7 percent increase in military basic pay — also includes changes to how the military prosecutes certain crimes like sexual assault, although members of Iowa’s GOP delegation says it does not go far enough.
it struck some Iowans as strange when U.S. Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks voted against a bill that would pour more than $100 million in federal money to repair and replace bridges into southwest Iowa, the district she represents in Washington. But not Washington insiders.
Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau
Government & Politics Nov. 30, 2021 4:35 pm
Jack Whitver, the Republican Senate majority leader, announced he is running for re-election, but he will do so in a new legislative district.