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  • Call to Action - 03.31.2022 Vouchers
    Call to Action - Vouchers Pass Senate and Move to the House - March 31, 2022
    The Senate amended and passed SF 2369 Governor’s School Choice Omnibus and sent it to the House. Reach out to House Representatives to Oppose Vouchers.
  • Call to Action - 03.31.2022
    Call to Action - Teacher Recruitment SF 2377 - March 31, 2022
    The Senate amended and passed SF 2202, now numbered SF 2377, regarding a Teacher Internship Program, Teacher Iowa Scholar Loan Forgiveness and Recruitment Incentives from Management Fund. The Senate version is too limiting. Ask the House to make it more flexible.
  • Call to Action - 03.29.2022
    Call to Action - Vouchers Still in Play - March 29, 2022
    Do not get complacent. Continue to discuss with legislators, especially House Republicans, until the Session is done. Speaker Grassley stated on WOI's This Week in Iowa, "The bill is obviously alive. If we can achieve consensus in the caucus, we could still take action on that." Review this Call to Action for a summary of the issues, the rationale for our positions and talking points opposing vouchers.
  • Capitol Update 3.24.2022
    Capitol Update - March 24, 2022
    This UEN Weekly Report from the 2022 Legislative Session includes: Governor signs IPERS bill; Transparency and Civics Significantly Amended in House Appropriations Committee; Mandatory Reporting bill HF 2567 Amended and Passed by the House; Public Records Costs SF 2322; Status of Appropriations Bills; Education Budget through House Appropriations; Links to Advocacy Resources
  • Capitol Update 3.17.2022
    Capitol Update - March 17, 2022
    In this weekly report, learn details of: March 18 Second Funnel Deadline; Shooting at Des Moines East High School; Floor, Committee and Subcommittee Action Funnel Survivors; next steps on sorting out the bills dead due to the Funnel; Advocacy Action Steps for This Week; Links to Advocacy Resources