News Briefing

  • Budget plans starting to gain speed at the statehouse:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowans air concerns over budget cuts:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa Senate OKs closing of ISU’s Leopold Center, other budget cuts:  REGISTER
  • Iowa Senate advances medical cannabis expansion:  GAZETTE
  • Texting and driving a ‘primary’ offense under new state law:  RADIOIOWA
  • Senate offers new water-quality plan using tap water tax and gaming revenue:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa OKs bill capping payouts in medical malpractice suits:  AP
  • ‘Right to try’ for terminally ill sent to Branstad:  REGISTER
  • Regents asking state to give UNI students access to Iowa Tuition Grant:  REGISTER
  • Private colleges slam UNI lobbying:  AP
  • Johnson County decides against suing over wage law:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Too dangerous? Iowa Senate bans box-stacking tradition for pages:  REGISTER
  • Election 2018!  Democrat Weaver won’t drop out after report about online psychic work:  SCJOURNAL
  • Election 2018!  Loebsack raises $258,000 in 1st quarter, a personal record:  QCTIMES
  • Caucus Watch 2020!  Bernie Sanders to return to Iowa in July:  REGISTER
  • Synthetic drugs inside Iowa prison prompt security changes:  AP
  • Former law student accuses University of Iowa of mishandling his sex assault report:  GAZETTE
  • New Iowa coalition pushes for immigration reform:  QCTIMES
  • Board of Regents student rep earns prestigious Truman Scholarship:  GAZETTE