News Briefing

Iowa Senate Republicans back education funding bill:  AP
Iowa Senate passes abortion-funding restriction:  SCJOURNAL
Sen. Ernst talks about bills focused on Planned Parenthood, Title X funding:  DAILYNONPAREIL
Iowa House panel votes to bolster Iowa immigration enforcement:  GAZETTE
Coalition urges Iowa Legislature to adopt ‘hands-free’ law:  QCTIMES
Alcoholic Beverages Division recommends changes to rules for microbreweries:  RADIOIOWA
Iowa Capitol Digest: Tourism office urges Iowans to explore their state:  QCTIMES
Democrats target Blum in early launch of 2018 campaign:  WCFCOURIER
Keg Stand faces lawsuits in crash that killed 2 officers:  REGISTER
Hundreds gather at Iowa Capitol to oppose Trump’s travel ban:  REGISTER
University of Iowa groups mount protest against immigration ban:  GAZETTE
‘So scared.’ Iowa’s refugees rush for green cards, citizenship:  REGISTER
Iowa police warn parents about dangerous opioid ‘pink’:  PRESSCITIZEN
Sioux City Council mulls purchase of police body cameras:  SCJOURNAL
Iowa City looking for Climate Action Steering Committee members:  GAZETTE