WASHINGTON DC (September 2, 2019) — Representative Dave Loebsack announced today that he will be visiting two schools in DeWitt and Clinton as part of a “Back to School” tour. On the tour, Rep Loebsack will meet with students, teachers, and administrators to discuss the new programs and activities the schools are offering, as well as what Congress can do to help support the education of our students. Media are invited to attend and must check in at each school’s front office upon arrival.

DES MOINES, IOWA (August 23, 2019) —

 

MUSCATINE — Attend Back to School Visit

WHO: Representative Dave Loebsack; Jerry Riibe, Superintendent

WHAT: Rep Loebsack will join the superintendent of Muscatine Schools to discuss the upcoming school year and take a tour of the Early Learning Center

WHERE: Muskie Early Learning Center, 149 Colorado Street

DES MOINES, IOWA (August 23, 2019) —

WHO:  Representative Dave Loebsack

Roy Farnum, Buffalo Park Board Chair

Mark Lofgren, State Senator

Kathy Wine, River Action

WHAT:  Rep Loebsack will speak at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of a new portion of the Mississippi River Trail in Buffalo

WHERE:  Intersection of Elm and IA 22, Buffalo

WASHINGTON DC (August 8, 2019) — Representative Dave Loebsack announced today that he will be making his annual visit to the Iowa State Fair on Friday, August 9, at 11:30AM. While at the fair, Rep Loebsack will meet with fairgoers and visit the various exhibits and booths. He will also serve as the guest chef at the Iowa Pork Producers tent, hand out hard-boiled eggs at the Egg Council booth, tour the livestock barns, and meet with other groups and organizations at the fair.

DES MOINES, IOWA (August 7, 2019) —

 

MUSCATINE — Visit Mississippi Valley Child Protection Center (MVCPC)

WHO: Representative Dave Loebsack

WHAT: Rep Loebsack will tour their facility and then meet with staff to get an overview of the services they provide.

WHERE: MVCPC, 1600 Mulberry Avenue

TIME: 10:30AM

 

WASHINGTON DC (August 5, 2019) — Representative Dave Loebsack will have a member of his staff in Clinton and Scott Counties for open office hours. Brian Kramer, Rep Loebsack’s District Representative, will be at the following locations. Brian Kramer will be on hand to work with individuals who are having difficulty with a government agency, have suggestions for Dave, or would just like to share their concerns. Members of the public are invited to attend.

WASHINGTON DC (July 19, 2019) — Representative Dave Loebsack today applauded the announcement of more than $51 million in grants to connect more than 15,000 rural homes and businesses across Iowa to high-speed broadband Internet. These grants are part of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) Connect America Fund, which provides grants over 10 years to expand broadband in rural communities.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 18, 2019) —

DAVENPORT — Attend Quad Cities Veterans Experience Action Center Event

WHO: Representative Dave Loebsack

WASHINGTON DC (July 18, 2019) — Representative Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House passed the Raise the Wage Act on a bipartisan vote. This legislation would gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2025 and index future increases to median-wage-growth to ensure the value does not again erode over time. This increase would give 33 million workers nationwide a raise, including 131,000 people living in Iowa’s Second Congressional District.

WASHINGTON DC (July 16, 2019) — Representatives Dave Loebsack and Earl L “Buddy” Carter today introduced the Dental and Optometric Care Access (DOC Access) Act to ensure patients have access to high-quality dental and optometric care by providing fairness in contracts between doctors and dental and vision insurers.

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