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Rep. Dave Loebsack, Iowans, and Advocates Recognize Medicaid Awareness Month

April 19th, 2019 - Posted By: Progress Iowa

U.S. Representative Dave Loebsack joined Iowans and advocates to recognize Medicaid Awareness Month and the importance of health care for Iowa families yesterday. April is Medicaid Awareness Month, and on a press conference call speakers highlighted the benefits of expansion under the Affordable Care Act, as well as the disaster of Medicaid privatization in Iowa.

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Iowa’s Political Talk Shows Leave Out Key Voices and Perspective

April 11th, 2019 - Posted By: Progress Iowa

Latino, Native, Asian and African American Iowans Have Been Left Off Iowa Public Television’s ‘Iowa Press’ in 2019

With caucus season underway, Iowa’s political talk shows have failed to give voice to the diverse perspectives in our state, according to an analysis released today by the advocacy group Progress Iowa. According to data released, white men are given twice the airtime across episodes than all women of any race and approximately 15% of guests represent all of our communities of color.

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Bracket Buster: Underdog Amy Sinclair Claims Top Spot in Extreme 16

March 25th, 2019 - Posted By: Progress Iowa

Iowans voted, and the #Extreme16 has been selected! Download and print your bracket, and let the #MarchMadness begin!

Reynolds, King, and Ernst take the other top four spots in a bracket filled with a majority of newcomers


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