News Briefing

Supreme Court rejects Water Works nitrate lawsuit:  KCCI
he Water Works ruling: What you need to know:  REGISTER
Des Moines Water Works ‘more committed’ to pursuing its lawsuit:  RADIOIOWA
Will Legislature take action on water quality?:  REGISTER
Iowa’s $12.1 billion in tax expenditures bring calls for tax review:  REGISTER
Iowa law officers union says state rejected its counter-offer on skipping pay raise:  GAZETTE
Courts to close 1 day in May to cut costs:  REGISTER
Medical marijuana program in Iowa faces uncertain future:  QCTIMES
Kaufmann reelected chairman of Republican Party of Iowa:  RADIOIOWA
New state chair says Iowa Democrats need to cover more ground:  GAZETTE
National Dems indicate support for Iowa, but caucus reforms may be coming:  REGISTER
Iowa’s congressional delegation responds to Trump immigration order:  REGISTER
Blum welcomes immigrants and Trump refugee ‘pause’:  GAZETTE
UI issues alert following Trump’s travel ban:  PRESSCITIZEN
Iowa bill that would cut Planned Parenthood funding also would affect University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics:  GAZETTE
Iowa activist: March for Life a ‘pro-life feminist’ movement:  REGISTER
Senator Ernst speaks at March for Life in Washington, D.C.:  RADIOIOWA
Grassley tries to ease health care concerns:  WCFCOURIER
Campus news subscriptions seen as vital – or a waste:  GAZETTE
Regents president: Tuition should rise no more than incomes:  AP
Rastetter urges continued ‘managed growth’ at universities:  GAZETTE
Bruce Rastetter not seeking job in Trump administration:  GAZETTE
In Iowa, Trump voters cheer changes, dismiss petty fights:  AP
Iowa’s high rate of rental farms discourages conservation:  GAZETTE
Set to become governor soon, Reynolds doesn’t seek spotlight:  AP
Branstad named the Chinese Association of Iowa’s ‘Person of the Year’:  REGISTER
UNI faculty rally for state bargaining law:  WCFCOURIER
Flood protection projects progressing in Cedar Rapids:  GAZETTE
9,000 prehistoric artifacts found along Cedar River:  GAZETTE
Man who rescued burning US flag from protest keeps his job:  AP