News Briefing

  • Iowa Senate sends workers compensation changes to Branstad:  SCJOURNAL
  • Minimum wage hikes in four counties likely undone soon:  RADIOIOWA
  • Tougher domestic abuse penalties advance in Legislature:  REGISTER
  • Iowa House votes to abolish compensation boards:  SCJOURNAL
  • House bill classifies ‘revenge porn’ as criminal harassment:  RADIOIOWA
  • House seems likely to follow Senate lead on traffic cameras:  WCFCOURIER
  • House panel OKs bill to toughen texting and driving law:  AP
  • Branstad defends pledge to help Medicaid firms cover losses:  REGISTER
  • Branstad calls IPERS’ changes ‘prudent’ to shore up statewide pension fund:  REGISTER
  • Iowa Capitol Digest: Wind production increases:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Grassley quizzes opposition research firm on Trump-Russia dossier:  QCTIMES
  • Representative Blum confident new federal health care plan will emerge:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa lawmakers remain confident on Cedar Rapids flood project assistance:  GAZETTE
  • What Iowa could learn from Wisconsin’s collective bargaining changes:  REGISTER
  • Ben Allen to start Iowa State work next month:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa State president search: Same process as last time, regents say:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Cedar Rapids makes pitch in court to keep traffic cameras:  GAZETTE
  • UI looking to combine its foundation, alumni association:  PRESSCITIZEN