Lobbying 101

PDI’s Lobbyists rely on PDI members to advance economic development policy at the state Capitol. Your voice ZaunGrowIADay17carries a lot of weight with your local legislators, so be sure to use it! The PDI Legislative Co-chairs want you to be armed with information for talking or meeting with your elected leaders.

Below is information on finding and talking with your legislators.

Download these basic PDI Talking Points for any legislative session. Word document

Talking points for the PDI’s 2017 Legislative Agenda PDF document

Don’t know who represents you? Below you will find hyperlinks to Iowa House, Iowa Senate and Congressional district maps. You will also find on the right side of the page a place where you can type in your address and find out your Member of Congress, your State Senator and your State Representative. 

https://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/find.aspx

A list of all Iowa Senators can be found at
https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislators/senate 

A list of all Iowa Representatives can be found at https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislators/house 

A list of Iowa House and Senate leadership can be found at https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislators/leadership 

To see a list of bills PDI is tracking, go to  
http://www.ialobby.com/billtracker/bills.cfm?ClientID=5&NoHeader=0