News Briefing

  • Branstad revises Iowa spending increases downward:  GAZETTE
  • GOP pushes ‘heartbeat’ bill to ban abortions early:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Democrats promise fight on bill banning abortion if heartbeat is detected:  REGISTER
  • Iowa officials: Livestock approval system needs updates:  SCJOURNAL
  • Traffic camera rules pass House panel:  GAZETTE
  • Texting ban unanimously approved by transportation panel:  WCFCOURIER
  • Legislators moving to classify Palmer amaranth as a ‘noxious weed’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa Senate votes to reform asset forfeiture law:  QCTIMES
  • Google, Microsoft, back Iowa constitutional amendment:  REGISTER
  • Iowa Politics Today: Bottle deposit reform headed back to the recycling bin:  GAZETTE
  • State considers $8.6 million in hunting, fishing fee increases:  REGISTER
  • Senate votes to ease rules for Lake Delhi dam financing:  RADIOIOWA
  • Just 42 percent of Iowa doctors registered with Prescription Monitoring Program:  RADIOIOWA
  • Safe haven for abandoned newborns expanded under Iowa Senate bill:  REGISTER
  • Grassley bill would increase penalties for candy-flavored drugs:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa regulator keeps busy private law practice:  AP
  • Turtle protections take effect in Iowa:  REGISTER
  • Iowa State stands by lecturer who assigned 9/11 essay from the perspective of terrorists:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Iowa farmland values rise slightly:  GAZETTE
  • Sides clash over water works bill in radio ads:  REGISTER
  • County Health Rankings show Black Hawk slipping:  WCFCOURIER