U.S. Senator Joni Ernst met with left, Mike Vesey and Eric Vinton, right, and remote members of their staff Monday at IdRamp headquarters in Indianola. It was the first stop on Ernst's annual 99-county tour.

Last year, Mike Vesey of IdRamp in Indianola was talking to Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig about using digital identification to verify immunizations among livestock attending the Iowa State Fair.


U.S. Senator Joni Ernst tries out the identification software as IdRamp Mike Vesey walks her through the process Monday.


U.S. Senator Joni Ernst visited IdRamp in Indianola Monday.


IDRamp owner Mike Vesey looks on as U.S. Senator Joni Ernst tries out the company's identity verification functions in Indianola Monday.

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