News Briefing – April 5, 2013

  • Details of governor’s “Healthy Iowa Plan” released in bill form:  RADIO IOWA
  • Complaints about prisons top list for Ombudsman for 2012:  RADIO IOWA
  • New export certification could boost Iowa egg industry:  GAZETTE
  • Governor looking for a CPA to be next state auditor:  RADIO IOWA
  • $600M in state road projects planned this year:  GAZETTE
  • Senate Democrats look to reject Wagner appointment to Utilities Board:  GAZETTE
  • Governor wants non-contract workers to pay 1/5 of health care premium:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa bottle bill plan gets subcommittee approval:  GAZETTE
  • Families USA report says 254,000 eligible for health care tax credits:  RADIO IOWA
  • Lawmakers winnow their remaining 2013 work:  GAZETTE
  • Ternus:  No regrets on Varnum decision:  WCFCOURIER
  • Nearly 7 percent of Iowa not in drought, officials say:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Anti-bullying bill looks dead in legislature:  QCTIMES