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Sen. Ernst Reintroduces Bill to Cap Presidential Perks

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KMA Land (Washington, D.C.) — U.S. Senator Joni Ernst has reintroduced a bill that aims to cut wasteful spending and place limits on taxpayer-funded benefits for former U.S. Presidents. “This is a bipartisan bill,” Ernst said in an interview with KMA News Thursday morning. “I have a Democratic cosponsor, Senator Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire. […]

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Bipartisan Bill to Guard and Increase Rural Broadband Reintroduced

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AgPro A bill has been reintroduced in the U.S. Senate that seeks to protect and expand rural broadband access along with encouraging investment in high-speed internet. The Access to Capital Creates Economic Strength and Supports (ACCESS) Rural America Act was proposed again on May 15, 2019, by Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) and Joni Ernst (R-IA). The bipartisan […]

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Let’s reduce government waste

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Fort Dodge Messenger Sen. Joni Ernst wants Congress to take stronger action Anyone who has ever worked for a federal government agency knows that during the last few weeks of the fiscal year making sure that no approved funding is left unspent becomes a priority. This occurs because of the way Congress processes agency appropriation […]

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Joni Ernst Proposes to End ‘Billion-Dollar’ Federal Binge Spending

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Breitbart Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) introduced legislation Tuesday that would curb federal agencies’ “billion-dollar” binge spending at the end of the year. Sen. Ernst introduced the End-of-Year Responsibility Act, which would limit a federal agency’s spending in the last two months of the year to no more than the average it spent per month during […]

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