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Tax Department Upgrade, Driving & Phones, Expanding Veterans Treatment Courts

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Iowa’s illuminated Capitol in the evening.";

Directors of state agencies visit appropriations subcommittees to explain their department goals, budget needs, and to answer legislators questions. The Iowa Department of Revenue director Craig Paulsen and deputy director Mory Mosiman speak about IT upgrades and improvements made in their taxpayer call center. A House subcommittee passes a bill that would fine drivers for using electronic communication devices. In the Senate, a subcommittee advances a bill expanding veterans drug treatment courts.

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John Pemble is a reporter for IPR