Health Care
Health Care

All Iowans deserve access to high-quality, affordable health care – not just those who can afford it. Like so many Iowans, I’ve served as a dual caregiver for my parents and children. I understand the worry about how to pay for serious health issues affecting our loved ones and navigating insurance issues and red tape. […]

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Economic Development
Economic Development

As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, we must build an Iowa economy that offers good jobs at fair wages, a level playing field, and a strong climate for growth to everyone. Our small businesses – and small business owners – are the heart of our communities, from Main Street businesses, tech start-ups/incubators and fourth-generation […]

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Climate Change / Environment
Climate Change / Environment

Climate change is real. I have had eye-opening weather experiences – as a journalist reporting on natural disasters, as well as personal hardships. Our environment is changing and we must focus both on the future for our children and grandchildren – who should be free from extreme heat and destructive floods and have a right […]

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Agriculture
Agriculture

I am the proud daughter of farmers. Growing up on a family farm near DeWitt, Iowa, I learned from my dad and mom what it meant to work hard. I did farm chores, rode along with my dad as he sold seed corn and “walked beans” with my two sisters. My mom wore many hats […]

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