Category Archives: Tina Orwall

Rep. Orwall’s e-Newsletter for March 30, 2015

Dear Neighbors, After years of budget cuts and tough economic times, I am proud that the budget proposed by the House last Friday makes real investments in the future of our economy and well-being of our children, families and communities. With this budget, we are supporting an economy that works for everyone, and asking everyone to pay their fair share. Highlights included in the House Democratic Budget Proposal: $3.2 billion – Additional K-12 spending, a 21% increase in funding over … Continue reading

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Ask Tina 4: Crisis Intervention Training & Payday Loans

Rep. Tina Orwall (D-Des Moines) responds to constituent e-mails on crisis intervention training for police officers, and on payday loans.

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Telephone Town Hall

MEDIA ADVISORY Who: 33rd District State Reps. Tina Orwall & Mia Gregerson and Sen. Karen Keiser What: Telephone town hall When: 6 – 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 Where: 33rd Legislative District Why: Reps. Orwall and Gregerson & Sen. Keiser will give a brief update about what’s happening in the 2015 legislative session. Then, the majority of the live town hall will be spent answering questions from constituents on the line. Under the telephone town hall format, thousands of constituents … Continue reading

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Rep. Orwall’s e-Newsletter for March 16, 2015

Dear Neighbors, Now that we’ve reached the House of Origin Cutoff, the House will be holding hearings on Senate bills and the Senate will hear House bills. I’m working hard to get hearings for my bills in the Senate. See more information on that in the “Update on my bills” section below.   House passes Equal Pay Opportunity Act!   A bill to address the pay gap between men and women has passed the House. House Bill 1646, also known … Continue reading

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