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[Opinion] Iowa Should Look to Nebraska for Occupational Licensing Reform

Quad-City Times

Iowa’s policymakers and business leaders agree: the state’s economy needs more skilled workers. One area of regulatory reform state leaders should look at to address this problem is changing our occupational licensing requirements. Reducing onerous occupational licensing regulations in Iowa would expand economic liberty for those here, attract new workers into our state and provide opportunities to enter the workforce for those who might currently be ineligible because of past criminal convictions.

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