Legislative Breakfast series to kick off this Saturday at Iowa Wesleyan

The first of a four-part Legislative Breakfast series will kick off on Saturday, Jan. 27.

The Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber Alliance Government Affairs Committee will host the event, which will feature elected state officials, Sen. Rich Taylor (D-Mt. Pleasant) and Rep. Dave Heaton (R-Mt. Pleasant). Each month the elected officials will address an important topic, Saturday the discussion will revolve around economic development ? specifically discussion surrounding state tax credits that are used to attract and retain high-paying jobs.

Following comments concerning economic development, the floor will be open to other matters residents would like to discuss with their elected officials.

The breakfast will be held from 8:30-10 a.m. at the Iowa Wesleyan University Chadwick Library International Room. This event is open to the public and reservations are not necessary.

The Legislative Breakfast series will continue on Saturday, Feb. 24; Saturday, March 24; and Saturday, April 28.

For more information about the breakfast please call Kristi Ray at 385-3101 ext. 223 or email