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Cuts Threaten Flood Resources

Charles City Press front page Subcommittee proposes slashing center’s budget By Kate Hayden khayden@charlescitypress.com DES MOINES — Funding for the Iowa Flood Center could be slashed from $1.5 million annually to zero in a new Education Appropriations subcommittee bill from Iowa legislators. Subcommittee members met Tuesday afternoon to review the General Fund proposal, which included… Continue Reading »

URGENT: IFC Threatened by Legislative Budget Cuts

The email below was shared with many IFC friends this morning by IFC Director Witold Krajewski and IIHR Director Larry Weber. Time is of the essence, so please act today! See links to related stories below their email. Dear Friends and Colleagues, Yesterday, we learned that the Republican legislative budget proposal for next year zeros… Continue Reading »