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Loebsack hosts roundtable discussion at Newton Development Corporation

Published: Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 11:14 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 11:26 a.m. CDT
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U.S. Congressman Dave Loebsack hosted a roundtable discussion Wednesday at Newton Development Corporation. Many leaders in city and business development were in attendance.

U.S. Congressman Dave Loebsack held a roundtable discussion with many city and business development leaders Wednesday at Newton Development Corporation.

The group discussed business development in Newton, the new housing initiative and topics of legislation effecting businesses and development in both Newton and the Jasper County area.

“I was pleased to hear of the development in both Newton and Jasper County,” Loebsack said. “I want to thank those who participated in the discussion for coming out and making their voices heard.”

Loebsack continues to push issues on the federal level effecting his 27 county district in Iowa.

“I have an open door policy. I am always willing to talk about the issues concerning you.” Loebsack said.

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