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  • Rep. Blum Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Help Veterans Succeed
    Posted in Press Releases on March 14, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    Today, U.S. Representatives Rod Blum (IA-01) and Brad Schneider (D-IL) introduced legislation to statutorily authorize the Boots to Business (B2B) program that helps transitioning service members start and grow small businesses. Administered through the Office of Veteran Business Development in the Small Business Administration (SBA), the B2B program offers veterans and military spouses a foundational two-day, in-person course for an introduction to business ownership which can be followed by op... Read more

  • Rep. Blum To Hold Veterans Job Fair & Service Expo
    Posted in Press Releases on June 18, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Jobs and Economic Growth, Veterans

    Congressman Blum will be hosting his first Veterans Job Fair & Services Expo on Tuesday June 30 in Cedar Rapids. Employers from all over Iowa will be attending the Job Fair looking to hire area veterans. "Veterans have the leadership qualities and practical skills that employers are looking for, and I'm looking forward to helping connect them with Iowa employers through our Veterans Expo," said Blum. "We're excited about the many participating employers, groups and organizations who are working ... Read more

  • Congressman Rod Blum Finishes Busy First Two Weeks
    Posted in Press Releases on January 16, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Accountability, Energy, Jobs and Economic Growth, Spending Cuts and Debt, Veterans

    Newly elected First District Congressman Rod Blum has wrapped up a busy first two weeks in Congress. Since being sworn in on January 6th, Rep. Blum has focused on a common sense agenda geared towards increasing opportunities for working families and reining in the hyperactive executive branch. Top highlights include casting votes in support of H.R. 3, the Keystone XL Pipeline; H.R.37, the Promoting Job Creation and Reducing Small Business Burdens Act; H.R. 22, the Hire More Heroes Act. Rep. Blum... Read more

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