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Iowa

Promoting smart investments in the Hawkeye State

Despite passing a bipartisan budget in 2016, the forecast in Iowa is more troubling: Rising healthcare costs and a faltering education system jeopardizes Iowa’s economic stability. Our business and military leaders are encouraging Iowa lawmakers to address problems early so that they don't become costlier problems later on. Our members rely on research that connects childhood health and education to their ability to make contributions to Iowa’s workforce, and the U.S. military.

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April 3, 2017

Social-Emotional Skills in Early Childhood Support Workforce Success

Why business executives want employees who play well with others. Social-emotional skills learned in a child's earliest years will lead to workforce success later in life.

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  1. September 12, 2016

    2016 Citizen-Readiness Index Infographic

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