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Associated Press Iowa Daybook for Wednesday, Nov. 20.

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 8:00 AM Iowa State Board of Education meeting

Location: Grimes Building, 400 E 14th St, Des Moines, IA

Weblinks: http://www.iowa.gov, https://twitter.com/IAGOVTWEETS

Contacts: Staci Hupp, State of Iowa, staci.hupp@iowa.gov, 1 515 281 5651

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 10:00 AM Iowa Gov. Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Gregg attend Chief Justice Cady life celebration – Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg attend a public celebration of life service for Chief Justice Mark Cady

Location: The Knapp Center, 2601 Forest Ave, Des Moines, IA

Weblinks: http://www.iowa.gov, https://twitter.com/IAGOVTWEETS

Contacts: Pat Garrett, Iowa Governor communications, 1 515 281 5211

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 11:00 AM AG’s address Trump administration’s failure to tackle climate change – Attorney Generals Xavier Becerra (CA), Tom Miller (IA), and Ellen Rosenblum (OR) address ‘the Trump Administration’s failure to cut carbon pollution and tackle climate change at the expense of the environment and public health’

Location: Shoreline Park, Shoreline Dr & La Marina, Santa Barbara, CA

Weblinks: http://ag.ca.gov, https://twitter.com/AGBecerra

Contacts: California Attorney General media, agpressoffice@doj.ca.gov, 1 916 210 6000

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 11:30 AM Cedar Rapids YMCA holds groundbreaking ceremony for New Marion YMCA – City of Marion and YMCA of the Cedar Rapids Metropolitan Area hold a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on the New Marion YMCA. Speakers include Marion Mayor Nick AbouAssaly and Parks and Recreation Director Mike Carolan

Location: 3740 Irish Dr, Marion, IA

Weblinks: http://www.crmetroymca.org/, https://twitter.com/crmetroymca

Contacts: Shannon Brendengen, Cedar Rapids Metro YMCA, Brendengen@crmetroymca.org, 1 319 491 4411

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 12:30 PM Marianne Williamson on campaign trail in Iowa – 2020 Democratic presidential candidate author Marianne Williamson campaigns in Iowa, participating in a regenerative farming tour, 1745 Brookville Rd, Fairfield (12:30 PM CST); before ‘Conversations with Marianne’ events, 120 S Iowa Ave, Washington (2:30 PM CST) ad 408 W Lowe Ave, Fairfield (7:30 PM CST)

Weblinks: http://www.marianne2020.com, https://twitter.com/marwilliamson

Contacts: Juan Rodriguez, Marianne Williamson national press secretary, juan@marianne2020.com, 1 312 771 0263

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 5:00 PM Dem Iowa 4th Congressional District candidate J.D. Scholten on campaign trail – Democratic Iowa 4th Congressional District candidate J.D. Scholten continues fourth leg of his ‘Don’t Forget About Us’ tour, holding town hall meetings at Ute City Hall, 130 E Main St, Ute (5:00 PM CST) and Panama Fire Hall, 411 Park Ave, Panama (7:00 PM CST)

Weblinks: https://www.scholten4iowa.com/, https://twitter.com/Scholten4Iowa

Contacts: J.D. Scholten for Congress, Press@Scholten4Iowa.com

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 7:00 PM GOP Iowa 4th Congressional District candidate Jeremy Taylor attends Plymouth County GOP meeting – Republican Iowa 4th Congressional District candidate Jeremy Taylor attends Plymouth County Republican Central Committee meeting

Location: Farm Bureau Financial Services, 28 2nd Ave SW, Le Mars, IA

Weblinks: https://www.jeremytaylorforcongress.com/, https://twitter.com/jtaylorcongress

Contacts: Andrew Boucher, Jeremy Taylor for Congress, andrew@rightvoter.com, 1 970 219 2831

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Wednesday, Nov. 20 – Thursday, Nov. 21 Republican Governors Association Annual Conference – Republican Governors Association 2019 Annual Conference, with Republican governors and governors-elect discussing policy priorities, ‘the RGA’s electoral success’, and ‘how Republican governors are delivering results in the states’. Day one includes plenary session with Governors Mike Dunleavy (Alaska), Brian Kemp (Georgia), Kim Reynolds (Iowa), Phil Bryant (Mississippi), Kevin Stitt (Oklahoma), and Kristi Noem (South Dakota) (3:15 PM EST)

Location: Boca Raton Resort & Club, 501 E Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL

Weblinks: http://www.rga.org, https://twitter.com/The_RGA

Contacts: RGA press, press@rga.org

To RSVP for press credentials, please email press@rga.org. Only credentialed members of the media will be granted admittance. There will be mult-boxes, press risers, WiFi, and professional lighting at all press events. There will also be a designated area for satellite trucks and a press filing center

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Thursday, Nov. 21 8:30 AM Bipartisan senators discussion on slowing the growth of health care spending – ‘Opportunities for Lowering Health Care Costs’ discussion on Capitol Hill, on current proposals and new ideas to slow the growth of health care spending, including keynote from Senate Committee on Finance Chairman Chuck Grassley, Ranking Member Ron Wyden, and Democratic member Maggie Hassan, and panels featuring Wendell Primus (Office of the House Speaker), Gregory D’Angelo (Office of Management and Budget), Loren Adler (USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy), Chapin White (Rand Corporation), Tara O’Neill Hayes (American Action Forum), Niall Brennan (Health Care Cost Institute), Michael Chernew (Harvard Medical School), and Holly Harvey (Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget)

Location: Rm 325, Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://crfb.org, https://twitter.com/BudgetHawks

Contacts: CRFB events, events@crfb.org

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Thursday, Nov. 21 10:00 AM Democratic Rep. Dave Loebsack’s district representative holds office hours

Location: Ottumwa City Hall, 105 3rd St E, Ottumwa, IA

Weblinks: http://loebsack.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/daveloebsack

Contacts: Joe Hand, Office of Rep. Loebsack , joe.hand@mail.house.gov, 1 202 225 6576

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Thursday, Nov. 21 11:30 AM Iowa Lt. Gov. Gregg’s public schedule – Iowa Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg attends Leading With Power Lunch, Holiday Inn Downtown Mercy Campus, 1050 6th Ave, Des Moines (10:30 AM CST); and tours Main Street Iowa Challenge Grant Project, 407 State St, Guthrie Center (2:15 PM CST)

Weblinks: http://www.iowa.gov, https://twitter.com/IAGOVTWEETS

Contacts: Pat Garrett, Iowa Governor communications, 1 515 281 5211

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Thursday, Nov. 21 12:30 PM Marianne Williamson on campaign trail in Iowa – 2020 Democratic presidential candidate author Marianne Williamson campaigns in Iowa, meeting with Sierra Group of SE Iowa, Revelations Cafe, 112 N Main St, Fairfield (12:30 PM CST); before holding a town hall, Central Library Des Moines, 1000 Grand Ave, Des Moines (6:30 PM CST)

Weblinks: http://www.marianne2020.com, https://twitter.com/marwilliamson

Contacts: Juan Rodriguez, Marianne Williamson national press secretary, juan@marianne2020.com, 1 312 771 0263

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Thursday, Nov. 21 – Friday, Nov. 22 Iowa Taxpayers Association 84th Annual Meeting and Tax Symposium

Location: The Meadows Events & Conference Center, 1 Prairie Meadows Dr, Altoona, IA

Weblinks: http://www.iowataxpayers.org, https://twitter.com/IowaTaxPayers

Contacts: Iowa Taxpayers Association, staff@iowataxpayers.org, 1 515 243 0300

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Friday, Nov. 22 10:00 AM Dem Rep. Cindy Axne holds roundtable on improving Iowa childcare – Democratic Rep. Cindy Axne holds roundtable discussion with Save the Children Action Network to discuss improving child care in Iowa

Location: Gravitate Coworking (Valley Junction), 318 5th St, West Des Moines, IA

Weblinks: https://axne.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/RepCindyAxne

Contacts: Joseph Diver, Office of Rep. Cindy Axne, Joseph.Diver@mail.house.gov, 1 202 336 3863

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Friday, Nov. 22 5:45 PM Joe Biden on campaign trail in Iowa – 2020 Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden campaigns in Iowa, holding a town hall in Winterset

Location: Jackson Bldg, 1146 W Summit St, Winterset, IA

Weblinks: https://joebiden.com/, https://twitter.com/JoeBiden

Contacts: Joe Biden for President press, BidenPress@joebiden.com

RSVP https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSff8aKQGnOx1HolBmQoQSINFOnqRiCXXEhkmI0QrrJeSqJPJg/viewform

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Friday, Nov. 22 6:20 PM Kamala Harris on campaign trail in Iowa – 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris campaigns in Iowa, attending a ‘meet and greet’ event in Muscatine

Location: Missipi Brewing Company, 107 Iowa Ave, Muscatine, IA

Weblinks: https://kamalaharris.org/, https://twitter.com/KamalaHarris

Contacts: Kamala Harris for President, press@kamalaharris.org

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfy1pxYUkb4wY7XYBdGPrdV8vO6Yeoo106PQviuImOCsp-w_Q/viewform

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