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New law establishes Alaska standard for restraint in schools

...regulate or ban seclusion and restraint in recent years. Federal standards might be on the way, too. In February, Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, and Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., introduced bills in Congress that would set minimum standards for...
Cal Thomas: Hillary's 'steak' not well done

Prior to his annual steak fry, retiring Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) said this about Hillary Clinton to Dan Balz of The Washington Post: "...she is much more progressive in her thoughts...

...Republicans need to gain six seats to win control and Democrats must defend 21 seats to the Republicans' 15.So Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, probably shouldn't have been surprised when his cherished bill to fund the Labor, Education and Health...
Each party certain the other is wrong

...predict Republicans will pay in midterm elections. "This issue really resonates with the American people," said Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa. Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney endorses a higher minimum wage. But most Republican lawmakers...
Cal Thomas: Ready for Hillary?

...even a few media people have said about her. Surprisingly, NBC political director Chuck Todd (a former aide to Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa) said: "Frankly, many of the issues from her time at the department have either stayed bad, or gotten...

...which must disclose its donors, plans a $3.1 million ad campaign in the race to replace retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa and $1.7 million in Montana, where appointed Democratic Sen. John Walsh is running to stay in the seat...
District 8 - Homer Q&A

...enhance the overall educational experience and services for the students.3. According to a recent report by Iowa Senator Tom Harkin state and local communities could lose $2.7 billion in federal funding for programs like Title I, special educational...
Legislation will honor CAP WW II vets

...combat operations and other emergency missions during a period of great danger to America. In the U.S. Senate, Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, introduced S. 418, along with Sens. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, Mike Crapo, -R-Idaho, Daniel Inouye...
Too much focus on money, not enough on infrastructure

...Don Young continues to support the bigwig bankers and rejects the break-up of the monopolies. On May 16th Senator Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) introduce SB-985. Another attempt using the Glass-Steagall principle to break-up the cabal of banks...
We've Got Your 6

...reintegration a key part of our work in Washington, and it is why we are supporting the private Got Your 6 campaign.Sen. Tom Harkin represents Iowa and Sen. Lisa Murkowski represents Alaska in the U.S. Senate.


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