Public Policy

The Iowa Institute for Cooperatives play in active roll in the legislative process at the Iowa Capitol.  The IIC has two lobbyists, Rebecca Boyer and Mike St. Clair, who monitor the issues pertinent to cooperatives including, but not limited to: cooperative law, environmental regulations, transportation issues, taxation and general agriculture issues.

The IIC membership revises and approves the legislative policies and priorities of the Iowa Institute for Cooperatives annually.  The resolutions approved at the 71st annual meeting held on November 23, 2021 have been finalized and are available on the Our Position page.