Opinion: All Iowans deserve quality broadband internet service

A great long-term investment in our communities will connect all Iowans to an even better quality of life, far into our future. Brian Lohse and Zach Nunn | Guest columnists | Des Moines Register Now is the time to make history! Iowa is rapidly driving a digital revolution — led by public-private partnership, dynamic innovation, and […]

Can North Korea be stopped?

Rep. Zach Nunn | Des Moines Register The city of Seoul, South Korea, is an economically lively and culturally welcoming metropolis. Home to over 24 million residents, it is also a city well within range of the most deadly artillery barrage on earth. A few miles from South Korea’s capital, North Korean armaments are locked […]

Iowa state senator helps fund, coordinate Afghanistan rescue

By WOIPublished: Aug. 26, 2021 at 8:38 AM EDT WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (WOI) – An Iowa state senator is helping fund and coordinate a mission to rescue Afghans and Americans. Republican Zach Nunn, an Air Force veteran, completed three combat tours in Afghanistan. He says his military colleagues asked if he could help get an aircraft […]

Nunn: Efforts passed in 2019 for a stronger, safer, better Iowa

State Sen. Zach Nunn | Senate District 15 | Des Moines Register The 2019 legislative session just ended, and with the help of Iowans in every county, we advanced policies to make Iowa stronger, safer, and better in the future. From a historic $19 billion commitment to school safety and infrastructure, $4.8 billion in property […]

Sentencing reform legislation clears Iowa House

Brianne Pfannenstiel | [email protected] | Des Moines Register A bill approved Monday by the Iowa House of Representatives would give judges more discretion in handing down sentences for nonviolent drug crimes in an effort to reduce the state’s incarceration rates. Supporters said the changes help return people who do not pose a public safety threat back to […]