News Briefing

Election 2016!  New Quinnipiac Poll: Grassley leads Judge 51 to 42 percent: RADIOIOWA
EPA watchdog says government fails to study ethanol’s impact:  AP
More disagreement at Linn County minimum wage forum:  GAZETTE
$11.5 million in state tax credits approved for Prestage plant:  RADIOIOWA
North Dakota pipeline construction halted until court date:  AP
Iowa not funding bullying prevention office:  AP
Phone companies seek end to mandatory delivery of phone books:  RADIOIOWA
Election 2016!  Al Gore endorses Patty Judge in Iowa Senate race:  REGISTER
University of Iowa drops plans for bias response team:  AP
University of Iowa expands Nite Ride to men:  GAZETTE
Two dozen Iowa companies make Inc. 5000 list:  GAZETTE
Continued rains leave state water levels in good shape:  RADIOIOWA
Vilsack touts USDA inclusiveness at LGBT summit:  QCTIMES
Rail lines seek permanent extension of tax credit for maintenance, safety improvements:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Ernst makes food bank stop, looks to poverty solutions:  WCFCOURIER
New 200 turbine wind farm planned in Poweshiek County:  RADIOIOWA
Election 2016!  Green Party candidate Jill Stein coming to Iowa Sept. 11: REGISTER
Election 2016!  Iowa teen’s ‘Deez Nuts’ campaign still outpolls actual presidential candidate in Texas:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Election 2016!  Vernon touts post-flood work in Cedar Rapids:  GAZETTE
After nearly 66 years, Keokuk man awarded Purple Heart:  AP