Another View: There's no appetite for misinformation
April 09, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com They want to drive up costs by requiring farmers to build new housing -- costs that will put small farmers out of business. Pork farmers would tell them to get lost. But no food...
Rising prices, shrinking paychecks hit close to home
January 27, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com Stagnant incomes and rising housing costs mean that about half... Over the past decade, 129,000 more Iowa families footed heavy housing costs, according to the comprehensive...
Ruth Marcus: A cost savings everyone should endorse
December 25, 2012
| indystar.com Some opponents of chained CPI argue instead for switching to what's called CPI-E, a measure that gives more weight to health and housing costs. The problem is twofold. That...
Convicted murder will keep taxpayer- funded pensions
December 04, 2012
| DesMoinesRegister.com The Iowa Department of Corrections does not have a position on whether public employees with pensions should be required to pay part of their housing costs, said spokesman Fred...
Housing Costs on twitter
RT @localgoveditors: Housing costs ‘unaffordable’ for a quarter of lower-income families http://t.co/zGCykSjo03 #localgov #ResolutionFoundation