News Briefing

Iowa lawmakers would end ‘sanctuary cities’:  GAZETTE
Iowa House bill would prohibit use of aborted fetal tissue for research: WCFCOURIER
Lawmaker to introduce bill allowing production of cannabis oil in Iowa:  RADIOIOWA
Business Property Tax Credit applications due in March:  GAZETTE
OUR OPINION: Bill to stop Medicaid privatization stands no chance: SCJOURNAL
Iowa high court to consider state’s ban on voting by felons:  QCTIMES
Senator Grassley says president’s proposed oil tax will die quickly:  RADIOIOWA
House committee OKs tanning bed ban for teens younger than 17:  QCTIMES
Senator Ernst says legislation would impose sanctions against North Korea: RADIOIOWA
Iowa Senate passes 4 percent school funding increase for fiscal 2018: SCJOURNAL
Uncertainty marks Iowa Medicaid forum:  QCTIMES
Emerald ash borer infestation confirmed in Iowa City:  GAZETTE