Senator: DHS Investigators’ Caseloads Rising, DHS Denies That
DES MOINES, Iowa--The Democratic-led investigation into the Department of Human Services devolved into a fight over numbers, specifically caseloads of staff looking into child abuse concerns. State Senator Matt McCoy, chair of the senate oversight committee, has led two months of hearings into the DHS. McCoy contends he has heard from numerous DHS workers, past and present, who say caseloads are unmanageable.