News Briefing

Reynolds defends her decisions on Iowa budget:               GAZETTE
Iowa’s three-day wait for abortions is legal, judge says:  REGISTER
Iowa Senate harassment deal comes with an apology:  GAZETTE
Governor answers criticism on Senate sexual harassment case:  RADIOIOWA
Iowa lawmakers to discuss opioids, though policy unclear:  AP
Iowa governor orders flags to half-staff in honor of Las Vegas shooting victims:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Governor Reynolds reacts to Las Vegas shooting:  RADIOIOWA
Loebsack: It’s ‘past time for action’ after mass shooting:  GAZETTE
‘It was just raining:’ Iowa high school principal describes gunfire at Las Vegas concert:  GAZETTE
A primer on Iowa’s gun possession laws:  GAZETTE
Iowa Events Center increases security measures at all arena events:  REGISTER
Nomination hearing for Iowa Ag Secretary set for Thursday:  RADIOIOWA
Funding for children’s health insurance program at risk:  QCTIMES
Capitol Digest – State Revenue:  WCFCOURIER
Report released on STEM progress in Iowa:  RADIOIOWA
John Carethers named as one of two candidates to replace UI’s Robillard:  PRESSCITIZEN
Scott County governments opt for stricter fireworks use:  QCTIMES
Cedar Falls revives fireworks ban:  WCFCOURIER
Flexsteel breaks ground for new furniture plant:  RADIOIOWA


House Republican Caucus Newsletter – October 2, 2017

A new version of the August 2017 Newsletter is available for viewing: 

Caucus Newsletter 10-2-2017

In this edition:

  • Iowa Budget – A Six Year Review
  • Iowa Stopgap Measure Update
  • Regents Universities Reveal Long Awaited Savings
  • Attorney General Joins Partisan Federal Lawsuit

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