Iowa House Committee Chairs Announced for 90th General Assembly

DES MOINES, Iowa — On Wednesday morning, Speaker of the Iowa House of Representatives Pat Grassley, R-New Hartford, addressed the 90th

“As our majority in this election continues to grow, our caucus now represents all 99 of Iowa’s 99 counties. We are better placed than ever to listen to Iowans and meet their priorities in this upcoming session.

This group of hard-working legislators are ready to work for our constituents. Our caucus is strong because of our breadth of experience and background to help us address all of the issues that matter most to Iowa residents. Together, and with strong leadership from our committee chairs, we will continue to deliver results for Iowa.”

Grassley also formed a new committee, the Education Reform Committee, a five-member committee to consider bills containing significant reforms to the state education system.

Committee chairs are as follows:

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Standing Committees:

Review of management rules
Rep. Megan Jones (R-Sioux Rapids) – Chairwoman

Agriculture
Rep. Mike Sexton (R-Rockwell City) – Chairman

Middle
Rep. Gary Mohr (R-Bettendorf) – Chairman

trade
Rep. Shannon Lundgren (R-Peosta) – Chair

economic growth
Rep. Ray Sorensen (R-Greenfield) – Chairman

education
Rep. Skyler Wheeler (R hull) – Chairman

educational reform
Rep. Pat Grassley (R-New Hartford) – Chairman

environmental Protection
Rep. Dean Fisher (R-Montour) – Chairman

ethics
Rep. Anne Osmundson (R-Volga) – Chairperson

government oversight
Rep. Brooke Boden (R-Indianola) – Chairwoman

human resources
Rep. Ann Meyer (R-Fort Dodge) – Chairperson

International Relations
Rep. Eddie Andrews (Johnston) – Chairman

justice
Rep. Steve Holt (R-Denison) – Chairman

work
Rep. Dave Deyoe (R-Nevada) – Chairman

local government
Rep. Shannon Latham (R-Sheffield) – Chair

Natural resources
Rep. Tom Jeneary (R-Le Mars) – Chairman

public safety
Rep. Phil Thompson (R-Jefferson) – Chairman

state government
Representative Jane Bloomingdale (R-Northwood) – Chair

transport
Rep. Brian Best (R-Glidden) – Chairman

Veterans Affairs
Rep. Chad Ingels (R-Randalia) – Chairman

ways & means
Rep. Bobby Kaufmann (R-Wilton) – Chairman

Appropriations subcommittees:

Funds for management and regulation
Rep. Michael Bergan (R-Dorchester) – Chairman

Funds for Agriculture and Natural Resources
Rep. Norlin Mommsen (R-DeWitt) – Chairman

funds for economic development
Rep. Martin Graber (R-Fort Madison) – Chairman

educational resources
Rep. Carter Nordman (R-Panora) – Chairman

Funds for health and social services
Rep. Joel Fry (R-Osceola) – Chairman

funds for justice systems
Rep. Brian Lohse (R-Bondurant) – Chairman

Funds for transportation, infrastructure and capital
Rep. Jacob Bossman (R-Sioux City) – Chairman

Vice Chairs and full committee assignments will be announced at a later date. The ninetieth general assembly begins Monday, January 9, 2023.

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