News Briefing – April 24, 2015

  • Iowa lawmakers face tough budget grind as time is running out:  GAZETTE
  • Cedar Rapids schools teach behavior, track data to combat bullying:  GAZETTE
  • Nurses discuss ‘gold star’ of accreditation at MHIs:  RADIOIOWA
  • Ernst praises passage of bill against human trafficking:  RADIOIOWA
  • Paulsen suggests Regents can shuffle budget to accommodate tuition freeze: RADIOIOWA
  • Bill to let Iowa schools tap reserves to make up for budget shortfalls considered: GAZETTE
  • Court:  Iowa casino doesn’t have to pay $41M jackpot error:  QCTIMES
  • Bird flu cuts into egg, poultry exports in Iowa, Midwest:  QCTIMES
  • Blum:  My first 90 days in Congress:  GAZETTE
  • Feds move to speed approval for Great Plains wind projects:  QCTIMES
  • ‘Layers of security’ prevented Hot Lotto fraud:  lottery chief:  QCTIMES
  • Caucus watch!  Fiorina takes on Clinton:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  Walker makes first NW Iowa stop in ’16 cycle:  SCJOURNAL