News Briefing – April 19, 2013

  • Two counter offers, but no deal on ed reform: RADIO IOWA
  • Young adults in Eastern Iowa are using heroin and dying from it:  GAZETTE
  • After years of discussion, Sioux City now knows of future casino;  RADIO IOWA
  • Budget debate turns into fight over taxpayer-funded abortion:  WCFCOURIER
  • Divide between Republicans and Democrats ‘the size of the grand canyon’:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa ACLU files lawsuit on behalf of Westboro Baptist Church:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa foreclosure program receives grant:  QCTIMES
  • Salary survey shows women still lag behind men:  RADIO IOWA
  • Senate okays $3B for health and education:  QCTIMES
  • Sioux City schools’ insurance switch raises concerns for retirees:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa Public Information board hires director:  QCTIMES
  • Iowans continue to wait for education decisions:  SCJOURNAL