News Briefing – April 1, 2013

  • Unemployment rate unchanged in Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • A proposed make-over for menus at cafeterias in state-owned buildings:  RADIO IOWA
  • Fertilizer industry growing in Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • Gov not sure Board of Regents nominees will win Senate confirmation:  RADIO IOWA
  • Unanimous confirmation for Iowa National Guard’s leader:  RADIO IOWA
  • Dupont signs agreement with USDA involving cellulosic ethanol and farming:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa farmland prices up 17 percent:  WCFCOURIER
  • Sodders won’t run for Congress:  WCFCOURIER
  • Pay raise for Iowa’s elected officials could be nonstarter:  QCTIMES
  • Survey says Midwest economic survey index jumped:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • ACLU files lawsuit to stop voter registration rule:  QCTIMES
  • Transportation chairmen still see possibility for gas tax hike:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • This is time for critical investments in Iowa’s future:  SCJOURNAL