Tom Vilsack will oppose raising the speed limit on Iowa’s highways, media
outlets reported Jan. 5.
top speed limit in the state is 65 mph. KCCI TV reported that legislators in
the state intend to introduce a bill that would raise some highway speeds to 75
Press reported that in 2004,
the state showed the lowest highway fatality rate in 59 years. He also pointed
out that the state has relatively low auto insurance rates compared with other parts of the