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Des Moines Iowa Homestead (Newspaper) - March 15, 1917, Des Moines, Iowa S 538 the Iowa Homestead March 15, 1917 v Iowa legislative events and comment. Be of the Eui by fights to come up in the House will be when the Vari s insurance Bills to change the pres ent Iowa insurance rating Law with there has been considerable Dis satisfaction Are Given consideration. The House motor vehicles commit ice has endorsed a Bill making it Nec pc scary for automobile its to got their plates annually hereafter the present Law requiring the issuance of plates but once in three years. His is done to facilitate collection of the automobile tax. Ref risen tatty Rogers stated in the Road Bill debate last week 5hat he had not received a request from s single Farmer asking him to vote the administration Road Meas ure but that the chief opposition to it same from Chambers of Commerce who were stirred into activity by the greater Iowa association. A Bill providing for a revision of ill the present cumbersome Iowa code with its supplement and its supple mental supplement will soon be re ported out by the proper committees so Senate and House. With the Way Laws arc piling up it will soon be Nec Essary to Issue a supplemental supple mental supplement if something in t done quickly. The state Board of parole reports that it is receiving More Calls from Farmers for paroled prisoners than it can Supply. The Farmers Are working the Board in splendid shape to give these men a new Chance to make Good in life As farm labourers. At pres ent the Board has 377 men out on Paffile and they Are earning Over 2. Month in wages by honest toil. The Bill for resubmission of the woman s suffrage amendment which was Defeated at the last election was reported out of the Senate committee last week without any recommendation one Way or another. It will probably foe voted on this week. It is generally relieved when the Roll is called there will to a considerable exodus to the cloak rooms by ambitious statesmen who do not want to go on record on one Side of the other. A after the. Defeat of the adm Nistra oltion Road Bill and of the two other Road Bills to which the administration forces were opposed All of As a result of a tie vote saturday one of the Pitt Johnston followers jokingly remarked of Well we killed twice As Many of their Bills As they Clid of one of the anti administration men who heard the remark added i think it was a Case of the clog and Pup which ate each other the Power of the Farmers when or Gaui Zgol was evident when representative Stanley Smith of Bremer county explained his vote on the Pitt Johnston Road Bill in the House last week by saying that although he was personally opposed to the Bill and favourable to the retention of the Highway commission he voted for it because his c9nstituents Back Home demanded it of him. Bremer county has one of the strongest taxpayers league organizations in the state. Filhe Iowa Short Horn breeders Asso Al elation went on record at its annual meeting in. Des Moines last week As favouring the appropriation which is be ing asked for a new cattle barn at the state fair grounds. The members Are convinced that the fair has entirely out grown its present cattle stabling facilities and believe that it is an injustice to ask exhibitors to House their High priced animals in Tumble Down Sheds. If the splendid reputation which the Iowa fair has established for its cattle Dis play is to be maintained something must be done to improve the facilities for housing the exhibits. It is pointed out by those favourable to this approx with Daisy cultivator Shields fat those famous Revo Tojo Shields on took cultivator if you Niit to plow Corn faster and Batter save time end labor moot modern Best Calt Javator 03 the Market. 100.000 satisfied users. In bbl Al Yon to plow faster. Abbot Italy protect Corn from Cloda. Cannot clog or get out of adjustment invest state now for comp leu information on Shields. Your dealer s and we to ship a pair for your . Write Munson mfg. Co. 117 , Iowa for permanent buildings most . Rec turn building material a . Imperishable. Make Ore proof that never Rcd repairs or paint be As Good 60 years now a they Arete that Kork Var. Write for f Ifil information about Iro Niile pc Bouses . Privation that since the fair is self sus Taining the state can Well afford to encourage Stock improvement by erecting the permanent buildings so badly needed for suitable displays. Those who believe that something should be done along this line should lose no time sex j pressing their views to their members i of the legislature and asking their sup port for the appropriation providing for the erection of a suitable cattle barn. On thursday senator Ball s Bill to prevent the issuance of Bonds for Highway work by supervisors under the present emergency Law will come up for hearing. Under the present Law which was intended to enable boards of supervisors to meet such emergencies As the destruction of Bridges by flood through an issuance of Bonds some boards of supervisors have gone ahead and deliberately created an Over draft in the Road or Bridge funds and then issued Bonds to meet it. Senator Ball wants to limit the indebtedness so created to an anticipation of the revenues for the current year. Senator Balkema has offered an amendment providing that this sum May be exceeded on vote of the people. Members of the Hoxie applauded a Friday morning when representative d. W. Kimberly presented petitions containing the names of hundreds of Scott county s Best Farmers which had been forwarded t9 the Iowa Home Stead endorsing his stand in favor of the administration Road Bill. Or. Kim Berly is one of the most popular Mem Bers of the general Assembly and even those who have been opposed to his position on the Road Bill have admired his courage in standing by his Farmer constituents under the Strain of tremendous pressure from his Davenport friends to switch him Over to the other Side. Or. Kimberly s standing with his fellow legislators is another example of the fact that All the world admires a Good fighter. White 5 whet cloves seed cheap Aye Bros. Sox 1. Blair neb. Women s organizations of the Al state Are pushing a Bill in the Gen eral Assembly for the creation of a vital statistics department for the registration of births and deaths. Such Statis tics Bear the same relation to physical welfare As the taking of inventories and Stock invoices does to business welfare. Only through such a source can reliable information be secured re Garding the birth and death rate with their closely related problem of disease prevention. It is argued that such a department could discover where the death rate was abnormally Large and eliminate the causes for it that it would help reduce infant mortality and that its records would be most valuable in determining questions of heredity identification crime detection and other re lated matters. The measure has received the approval of the governor and other legislative leaders who agree with the women of Iowa that anything which tends to a reduction of the death rate is Worth More than it will Cost and that it is time for Iowa to get abreast of other states in this respect. It looks As though the Road fight which was a dog fall in the House last week will be renewed in the sen ate in the near future with senator Chase of Webster City and senator Frailey of it. Madison As the administration leaders while senator Balkema of Sioux Center and senator Haskell of Cedar rapids will Lead the opposition. It is generally known that there were some senators who heaved a sigh of Relief when the House put All three Road Bills to sleep by a tie vote be cause they believed it meant an end of Road legislation for this session and that they would not be forced to de Clare their position. This pleasant dream has been rudely shattered by senator Chase s statement that the flight Lor the administration s measure is not Over and that there Are at least fifteen senators who were elected on the Road Issue who Are going to have a Chance to declare themselves. There is every indication that the fight in the Senate will be just As hot As it in the House As senators Chase and Frailey Are two of the Best debaters in the up a per House while senator Balkema has been through the Road fights for the last three sessions and senator Haskell is one of the most popular and Clever est politicians in the state House. During the Progress of the debate on the Road Bill in the House Friday a certain prominent greater Iowa association official was making himself conspicuous on the floor by lobbying with members against the administration Bill. Speaker Pitt invoked Rule 64 against him which provides that there shall be no lobbying permitted on the floor of the House duing its sessions. As there was no question to whom the speaker was referring the lobbyist re tired to the cloak room in some con fusion. Some time later while repro i tentative Rogers of Carroll county was speaking in favor of the adminis i traction Bill his auditors were startled by the banging of speaker Pitt s Gavel. Interrupting representative Rogers the speaker announced in stentorian tones i he speaker is advised that lobbying is continuing on the floor of the House in spite of the fact that Rule 64 has been invoked. 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