News Briefing

  • Iowa GOP says its ‘bold agenda’ mostly on track:  SCJOURNAL
  • Branstad: GOP bill returns workers comp to ‘original concept’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa Democrats: Workers’ compensation bill ‘disturbing’:  REGISTER
  • Iowa bill banning abortion after 20 weeks survives legislative funnel:  GAZETTE
  • Medical marijuana among issues legislators rushing to address:  RADIOIOWA
  • Limited medical marijuana bill advances, but expansion proposal falters:  REGISTER
  • Republicans reverse course on reduced early voting:  AP
  • Bill to penalize cities, counties that fail to detain undocumented immigrants:  RADIOIOWA
  • Death penalty bill stalls; key backer aims for 2018:  RADIOIOWA
  • UI’s next move could be tuition hike:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Grassley says Sessions recusal is right thing to do:  WCFCOURIER
  • Some schools already settled, others starting over as rules change for collective bargaining:  DAILYNONPAREIL
  • Libertarian Party earns political party status in Iowa:  AP
  • Survey: Economy in Iowa, Midwest is strong and growing:  RADIOIOWA
  • Dealing with Iowa’s deficient bridges could hurt budgets: Moody’s:  GAZETTE
  • Floyd County requiring CAFO applicants to appear at hearings:  GLOBEGAZETTE