News Briefing – April 12, 2013

  • Lawmakers head home without resolving education funding:  QCTIMES
  • Eastern Iowa counties officially out of drought status:  GAZETTE
  • Reducing the number of state agents at Iowa’s 18 casinos:  RADIO IOWA
  • Regents transparency task force will have first meeting April 17:  GAZETTE
  • Lifting quota may spur more trappers to seek bobcats:  RADIO IOWA
  • Senate panel approves Regents budget:  WCFCOURIER
  • Branstad declares emergency in 10 counties:  QCTIMES
  • Vander Plaats:  Senate should reconsider Cramer bid:  GAZETTE
  • Leaders seeking middle ground on Medicaid expansion:  QCTIMES
  • IL lawmakers meet with fertilizer plant representatives, IA officials still mum:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • State treasurer gets campaigns for Medicaid expansion:  GLOBEGAZETTE