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Doorknocking for clean water

This autumn, CCI Action members from the Quad Cities and around the state are canvassing - they're hitting the streets in Davenport to talk to folks about the importance of clean water.

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A great day to door knock!

On Saturday, CCI Action members from the Quad Cities and around the state hit the streets in Davenport to talk to folks about clean water. It was a blast, but even more than that, we made a difference. We had some great conversations about what CCI Action members are doing to clean up Iowa’s dirty water, and how Senator Joe Seng can assist us in those efforts. And we gathered dozens more signatures for a petition we’re circulating statewide calling on the DNR to enforce the Clean Water Act in Iowa. If you joined us on Saturday, thank you so much for taking the time out of your busy schedule to take action on cleaning up Iowa’s dirty water. And if you weren’t able to join us, don’t worry – we’ve got another opportunity to stand up for clean water right around the corner! We’re holding another day of door-knocking in Davenport on Saturday, September 28th. We don’t have a time or location for the 28th yet, but I’ll send that information out as soon as we do. For now,...

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Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal Must Block Floor Debate on Bad Factory Farm De-Regulation Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mike Gronstal (D-Council Bluffs) has used the power of his office to block bad bills from being debated in the past, and Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement (Iowa CCI) members call on him to block floor debate on a factory farm de-regulation bill that passed the Iowa House on April 1 83-16.

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CCI Action’s Post-Funnel Legislative Agenda

Medicaid expansion and the battle of the budget are the two issues that will define the 2013 legislative session, Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement Action Fund (CCI Action Fund) members announced March 8 - the day of the first legislative funnel that weeds out bills without enough support to continue debate this year.

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One Year After “Ag-Gag”, Senator Joe Seng Again Carries (Polluted) Water For Corporate Ag

New proposal to store manure at abandoned factory farms poses serious environmental risks to Iowa’s water quality.

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