Caucus Staff Analysis – Wednesday, March 8

HF 516 – Voter Integrity Act Bill Analysis


News Briefing

  • Iowa House approves expansion of gun rights:  GAZETTE
  • House debates stand your ground, gun-free zones before passing sweeping gun bill:  REGISTER
  • Businesses push relief from Iowa workers’ comp costs:  GAZETTE
  • Iowans split on workers’ compensation changes at public hearing:  REGISTER
  • Ankeny seeks opting out of Polk County minimum wage hike:  REGISTER
  • Iowa analyzing 4,200 untested rape kits:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa Senate OKs Branstad’s plan to bolster K-12 computer classes, but without money:  REGISTER
  • Per-pupil funding bill continues to advance in Iowa Legislature:  QCTIMES
  • State asks for input on how to spend Volkswagen settlement dollars:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa gun rights advocates likely to seek constitutional carry rights next:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa Politics Today: Legalizing the double left, double right turns (you might have been making anyway):  GAZETTE
  • Iowa ag, business leaders hope to benefit from soon-to-be Ambassador Branstad:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa Republicans withhold judgment on health care plan:  WCFCOURIER
  • Weaver may run again in Iowa district represented by Steve King:  SCJOURNAL
  • IRGC hears from companies hoping to conduct new gambling study:  RADIOIOWA
  • Report cites poor training, lack of supervision at Glenwood Resource Center:  DAILYNONPAREIL
  • University of Iowa professor pitches new funding model:  GAZETTE
  • Hanlontown fuel spill caused by unauthorized digging, pipeline company says:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Four charged following employment eligibility inspection:  WCFCOURIER
  • Addiction treatment program at Polk County Jail accused of fraud:  REGISTER