News Briefing – April 23, 2014

  • Session continues but expense payments stop:  QCTIMES
  • FSA offices getting calls about farm program sign up, nothing scheduled:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa senator says abuse claims at Iowa Veterans Home ‘swept under rug’:  GAZETTE
  • New whistleblower protections for state workers under discussion in Iowa Senate:  RADIO IOWA
  • Proposed ordinance provides strict oversight of frac sand mining:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa City students lobby legislators about budget cuts:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa delays plan to move inmates out of old prison:  QCTIMES
  • Vilsack:  Create opportunity from climate change:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Bill proposes new state hiring, firing practices:  QCTIMES