News Briefing

  • Legislative panel advances medical marijuana expansion:  REGISTER
  • Suburbs: Give us voice in regional water proposal:  REGISTER
  • Iowa Poll: Iowans unsure about privatized Medicaid:  REGISTER
  • Iowa’s private Medicaid insurers to lose $450 million in first year:  GAZETTE
  • State scales back union contract offer, AFSCME leader says new law ‘trashes’ 40 years of negotiations:  GAZETTE
  • Legislators ponder state E-Verify requirement for some Iowa businesses:  RADIOIOWA
  • Cyclists weigh in at hearing on safe-passing, light requirements:  REGISTER
  • GOP bill would end lawyers’ sway in nominating judges:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa Constitution change would let Legislature redraw county lines:  QCTIMES
  • Ban on sale of fetal body parts advances in Iowa Senate:  REGISTER
  • Support grows for bill to help Davenport, North Scott schools:  QCTIMES
  • University of Iowa notifying thousands of financial aid cuts:  GAZETTE
  • UI, ISU, UNI asking regents to increase room, board costs:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Regents mum on audit questioning Iowa State president’s guns:  AP
  • Lawmakers grill Iowa State president on spending:  GAZETTE
  • Des Moines lobbyists also represent drainage districts:  REGISTER
  •  Iowa Appeals Court upholds speed cameras in 2 cases:  AP
  • Rep. Dave Loebsack notes GOP ‘anti-people’ legislation in D.C., Iowa:  QCTIMES
  • Howard County officials welcoming $107 million wind farm:  WCFCOURIER
  • Bakken pipeline protesters occupy governor’s office:  RADIOIOWA
  • Uber coming to Waterloo-Cedar Falls:  WCFCOURIER