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Workforce, innovation priorities during Iowa Year of Manufacturing - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 13:23

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Workforce, innovation priorities during Iowa Year of Manufacturing
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Iowa has more than 6,100 manufacturers that contribute more than $29 billion to Iowa's economy and employ more than 200,000 Iowans, according to the governor. In addition, Iowa consistently ranks among the top 10 states in terms of percentage of gross ...
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This one unbelievably expensive Iowa patient makes the case for single-payer healthcare - Los Angeles Times

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 12:43

Los Angeles Times

This one unbelievably expensive Iowa patient makes the case for single-payer healthcare
Los Angeles Times
Back in mid-2016, Iowa customers of Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, the dominant company in the state's individual insurance market, got a shock: Premium increases of 38% to 43% were in store for many of them for this year. Three weeks ago they got a ...

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Monsanto wraps up $50 million expansion at Iowa plant - St. Louis Business Journal

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:50

Monsanto wraps up $50 million expansion at Iowa plant
St. Louis Business Journal
The project expands the packaging capacity at the plant to support the company's launch of dicamba-tolerant trait technologies. The plant, which Monsanto has operated since 1961, has 400 full-time employees. It produces products for Monsanto brands ...

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Longer waits … sigh … now the norm for Iowa tax refunds - Business Record

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:40

Longer waits … sigh … now the norm for Iowa tax refunds
Business Record
Longer processing times for income tax refunds are not a one-time anomaly, but rather a new paradigm as state and federal government ratchet up their fraud detection efforts, says a spokeswoman for the Iowa Department of Revenue. Iowa income tax ...

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Longer waits … sigh … now the norm for Iowa tax refunds - Business Record

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:40

Longer waits … sigh … now the norm for Iowa tax refunds
Business Record
Longer processing times for income tax refunds are not a one-time anomaly, but rather a new paradigm as state and federal government ratchet up their fraud detection efforts, says a spokeswoman for the Iowa Department of Revenue. Iowa income tax ...

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Longer waits … sigh … now the norm for Iowa tax refunds - Business Record

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:40

Longer waits … sigh … now the norm for Iowa tax refunds
Business Record
Longer processing times for income tax refunds are not a one-time anomaly, but rather a new paradigm as state and federal government ratchet up their fraud detection efforts, says a spokeswoman for the Iowa Department of Revenue. Iowa income tax ...

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Iowa International Center opens Passport nominations - Business Record

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:35

Iowa International Center opens Passport nominations
Business Record
The Iowa International Center will accept nominations for its annual Passport to Prosperity awards through 5 p.m. May 26. Winners will be honored at a gala Oct. 14 at Drake University's Olmsted Center. Awards honor immigrants and refugees for their ...

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World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute to host 320 students - Business Record

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 10:35

World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute to host 320 students
Business Record
The World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute at Iowa State University will bring together a record 320 high school students from around the state today. The students will be joined by 142 teachers as they engage in interactive immersion sessions which ...

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