News Briefing

  • Could Iowa collective bargaining changes create teacher bidding wars?:  REGISTER
  • Statehouse hearing tonight on Iowa collective bargaining changes:  RADIOIOWA
  • Leaked Iowa Union email urges prank calls to ‘douche’ lawmakers:  KCRG
  • Teachers, supporters rally at Capitol to stop collective bargaining changes:  REGISTER
  • Pro-union rallies in Wisconsin ‘didn’t work,’ Iowa unions go local:  RADIOIOWA
  • Proposed procedural hurdles indicate political attack, Iowa union leaders say:  QCTIMES
  • Sioux City watchdog group backs collective bargaining changes:  SCJOURNAL
  • As lawmakers target unions, Iowans voice support for bargaining:  REGISTER
  • Link elusive between Iowa education funding and achievement:  GAZETTE
  • IASB Study finds SAVE fund has helped schools with facility needs:  RADIOIOWA
  • Bruce Rastetter will not seek reappointment to Board of Regents:  GAZETTE
  • More than 20 apply for Iowa Board of Regent vacancies:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa party leaders assess political landscape:  QCTIMES
  • Recurring themes in Branstad’s condition of the state speeches:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Court: Cops can’t ask for driver’s license unless suspicion:  AP
  • Iowa Poll: Majority support sales tax hike for cleaner water, outdoor recreation:  REGISTER
  • Dozens rally in Council Bluffs to support defunding of Planned Parenthood:  DAILYNONPAREIL
  • 3 casino options for Cedar Rapids try their luck:  GAZETTE
  • UI tightens rules for out-of-state students seeking in-state tuition:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Investigation launched over claims of jail drug smuggling:  AP
  • Sioux City union seeks amendments to contract, citing collective bargaining overhaul:  SCJOURNAL
  • Cedar Falls Schools’ bargaining goes forward despite pending legislation:  WCFCOURIER
  • Mason City Schools approves two-year contract with teachers:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • University of Iowa graduate students file complaint against regents:  GAZETTE
  • North Iowa teachers agree to pay freeze:  GLOBEGAZETTE