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DES MOINES, IOWA - Iowa Congressman David Young today announced he will host the 10th Annual Youth Leadership Summit on October 30, 2017 in the House Chamber of Iowa's State Capitol Building in Des Moines.
During my travels, meetings and visits to, and in, each of the 16 counties of the Third Congressional District each month I have the opportunity to meet with many inspiring young Iowans. I am consistently encouraged and inspired to see the energy and talent of our state's youth. I know the future of Iowa and our country is bright and promising because they are showing great enthusiasm to make our communities, towns, cities, states and country a better place.
DES MOINES, IOWA - Iowa Congressman David Young announced that he is accepting applications for nominations to the military service academies of the U.S. Armed Forces. He encouraged Iowans from across the 3rd Congressional District to consider applying for a congressional nomination to these prestigious academies.
DES MOINES, IA – Iowa Congressman David Young is encouraging and inviting high school students from Iowa’s Third Congressional District to participate in the Third Annual National Congressional App Challenge.
The competition, officially launched in 2015, is a nationwide event intended to engage students’ creativity and encourage their participation in STEM fields by creating and exhibiting their software application, or “app”, for mobile, tablet, or computer devices on a platform of their choice.
As I travel to each of the 16 counties of Iowa's Third Congressional District each and every month, I meet with Iowans to hear what is most important to them.
This week's :60 Second Survey asks you to tell me what one issue you think the United States Congress should be focusing on - if you were only able to choose just one.
As the co-founder of the bipartisan Congressional Task Force to Combat Identity Theft and Fraud, I am constantly receiving information and tips about the ever-growing list of scams targeting Americans – and especially college students.
If you’re wired into social media, the internet, 24-hour cable news or talk radio, you would think the only things coming out of Washington, D.C. this year are President Trump; Russia; controversy; investigations; protests; anger; and gridlock.
It’s been difficult to hear or see the reality over the blaring and flashing “BREAKING NEWS” alerts which fill the airwaves continuously each broadcast hour.
The reality is the most common sounds coming from the chamber of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2017 are the words “the bill is passed”.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA - Iowa Congressman David Young announced the Second Annual Iowa Senior Wellness and Security Expo will take place this Saturday, July 29th at Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
The Expo connects Iowa seniors, their families and caretakers with a variety of services and resources available to them. The event features a one-stop-shop with representatives from over 30 local, regional, state and federal organizations and agencies dedicated to serving seniors.
The week ahead overview will be sent each week Congress is in session. All times are in Central Time.