Below is the statement from the Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) on today's White House announcement on Jerusalem where President Trump signed the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995 into law

We all want to be the parents of successful children!  Iowa State University Extension of Scott County, with support from Scott County Kids, is sponsoring a parenting support and education program called, Parenting Successful Kids.  In January through April 2018 Parenting Successful Kids will feature a 4-part series on discipline.

Prepared Senate Floor Statement by Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa

Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee

Bipartisan Congressional Oversight

Delivered on December 6, 2017


Blackhawk Chapter ABATE of Illinois, Inc held elections for the 2018 Board of Directors on Sunday December 10th, 2017. The results are as follows:

President: Jerry West

Vice President: Greg Dorr

Secretary: Lisa Nicoletto

Treasurer: Kelly Carlson

Membership Coordinator: Penny West

Activities Coordinator: Michael Brown

Public Relations Coordinator: Ken Cash

Legislative Coordinator: Tim Wassell

Grassley, Klobuchar Seek Answers on Prescription Drug Importation Policies

Pending closure of federal housing project in Cairo spurs action

CAIRO (Dec. 16, 2017) — Gov. Bruce Rauner today announced an upcoming job and resource fair intended to assist those who are being displaced from a federal housing project in Cairo.

More than $3.7 Billion in Taxpayer Funds Recouped from Fraudsters in 2017 Alone                                                                                                                   

On February 26, both Iowa State Senate and House of Representatives in Des Moines will start their respective sessions with Hindu prayers, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture.

MOLINE, Illinois (Dec. 18, 2017) — As part of its Hy-Vee Hams for the Holidays campaign, Moline Hy-Vee employees and local first responders distributed 500 Hormel® Cure 81® hams on Tuesday, Dec. 19, to benefit families in need this holiday season.

Gov. Rauner pops the first Illinois Bicentennial Pepsi can

MARION (Dec. 15, 2017) — Gov. Bruce Rauner today joined Pepsi MidAmerica COO John Rains to unveil the limited edition Illinois Bicentennial Pepsi can and pop open the first edition to come off the production line.