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The future will be the focus for John Norris as he campaigns in the Quad Cities and across Iowa this month. The democratic candidate for governor will hold what he calls "Future Forums" to lay out his vision for the future of Iowa, and his plans to get us there.

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Kim Reynolds is now officially running for governor of Iowa. During a two-day announcement tour of the state, she stopped in Bettendorf Thursday and told local republicans she's excited about launching her campaign.

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Iowa school districts will receive some additional new money next year. Thursday Governor Kim Reynolds signed an education funding bill that will provide 5 dollars more for per pupil spending, and money to help mostly rural districts pay the high cost of busing their students. 

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One month into this year's session, what has the Iowa legislature accomplished so far ?

State of Iowa

As the state's new fiscal year begins, Iowa's new governor faces some serious problems, including the budget.

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the I-74 bridge.
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It's a project more than 17 years in the making. On Monday, a ground-breaking ceremony signaled the next chapter for the new I-74 bridge between Bettendorf and Moline.

Monsanto

Two years and 50 million dollars later, Monsanto will celebrate the completion of a major expansion at its plant in Muscatine. A ribbon cutting will be held Friday morning.

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Dubuque residents could help Iowa develop its first comprehensive energy plan. Thursday, the state will hold a public forum for the Iowa Energy Plan, at Northeast Iowa Community College in Dubuque. 

WVIK Staff

Governor Terry Branstad thinks he and the Iowa legislature may be able to come up with a way to pay for road, bridge, and other infrastructure projects across the state.