Heavy rains severely delayed planting in 2019, leaving many in the local agricultural community facing hardship.
In the next six months, the state is projected to endure the most significant economic contraction since June 2009.
"Low overall unemployment is creating labor shortages in many regions, but it is far from an even story across the state."
Researchers at George Mason University say economic subsidies—such as the $3.6 billion in incentives promised to Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn—only benefit corporations.
State will ensure students have access to computer science classes, including ones focused on coding and artificial intelligence.
New bill would reform and expand visa program allowing employers to bring foreign workers to the U.S. to fill farm jobs
Employer-sponsored training fell 42% from 1996 to 2008; Iowa Democrat aims to reverse that trend.