News Briefing

Reynolds will be governor with full authority, state officials say:  GAZETTE
Iowa farmland values tumble for third year in a row:  REGISTER
Linn County supervisor wants to delay start date for minimum wage ordinance:  GAZETTE
Democrats continue to question Iowa’s Medicaid performance:  AP
Iowa Medicaid insurers cautious to say if they’ll need another rate hike:  GAZETTE
Grassley refers Planned Parenthood tissue sales case to FBI, Justice Department:  REGISTER
Legislators hear comments for and against proposed turtle season:  RADIOIOWA
Iowa renewable fuels leaders uneasy, but keep faith in Trump:  QCTIMES
Fate of state audit into Leath’s plane use unclear:  GAZETTE
Post-election bullying, harassment prompt ACLU letter to schools:  REGISTER
Iowa board denies Davenport’s school funding pitch:  QCTIMES
Lawsuit: Wellmark skirting law to deny breastfeeding claims:  REGISTER
Lawsuit: Men treated unfairly in college sex assault cases:  AP