News Briefing

Branstad urges lawmakers to be bold, courageous:  QCTIMES
Branstad offers $7.4 billion spending plan:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Governor’s call for criminal justice reform:  RADIOIOWA
Caucus Watch!  Iowa Poll: Cruz holds 3-point lead as Trump attacks:  REGISTER
Funding proposal for regents well below request:  GAZETTE
Caucus Watch!  Sanders overtakes Clinton in Iowa, new poll says:  QCTIMES
Senator wants to expand rights for young voters:  WCFCOURIER
Caucus Watch!  Bush in Coralville: ‘I’m a disrupter’:  GAZETTE
Ruling is another setback to proposed Iowa wind energy line:  SCJOURNAL
Judge seeks Iowa Supreme Court input in water lawsuit:  SCJOURNAL
Congressmen Young and Loebsack sit together for Obama speech:  RADIOIOWA
Caucus Watch!  Trump: Iowa is the key for me to ‘run the table’:  WCFCOURIER
Caucus Watch!  Huckabee: Disappointment in Iowa could lead him to reassess campaign:  GAZETTE
Caucus Watch!  Santorum hearkens to past successes to belie small turnouts, poll numbers:  GAZETTE