Caucus Staff Analysis – Monday, April 10

HF 516 – HSB 93 – Voter Integrity Act

SF 399 – HSB 78 – SOS Technical Bill

SF 234 texting and driving

HSB20 – HF216 – HF626 – IID filing fees

HSB36 – HF 555 – HF 621 – IEDA omnibus

SF 404 – Right to Try

SF 484 – Board of Pharmacy

SF 446 Civil Asset Forefiture

HF 251 HSB 35 Trespassing

SF 403 Theft of Rental Property


News Briefing

  • What’s the cause of Iowa’s big budget pinch?:  GAZETTE
  • Branstad expects to sign firearms bill following review:  GAZETTE
  • Gun bill’s passage raises questions over guns in Iowa courthouses, city halls:  REGISTER
  • Iowa Senate leader sees ‘outside chance’ for tax reform this year:  GAZETTE
  • Grassley, others comment on Supreme Court confirmation vote:  RADIOIOWA
  • Branstad meets with senators handling his confirmation:  GAZETTE
  • Branstad and Xi: From possibilities, an enduring relationship:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Does Iowa need courthouses in all 99 counties?:  REGISTER
  • Iowa’s fatal drunk drivers do little time for their crimes:  REGISTER
  • An Iowa gap: Treating complex mental health needs:  IOWAWATCH
  • Regents’ $290,000 common application portal continues to see minimal use:  GAZETTE
  • Former Iowa Democratic chair McGuire seeking governor seat:  GAZETTE
  • Murphy: Many flavors to choose from for Iowa Democrats:  MURPHY
  • Iowa Supreme Court rules against request for a hospital safety report:  RADIOIOWA
  • New leader to take over at the Clarinda prison:  RADIOIOWA
  • Man dies after he was found unresponsive in a University of Iowa dorm:  PRESSCITIZEN