News Briefing – August 1, 2014

  • Drought conditions continue to ease in Iowa:  RADIOIOWA
  • Corn organizations elect new leadership:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa’s biggest solar farm opens in Kalona:  GAZETTE
  • Groundbreaking for new Davenport casino set for later this month:  RADIOIOWA
  • Election ’14:  Iowa Party Lt. Gov candidate hopes to tap voter discontent:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa Gaming Commission places 3-year pause on new casino applications:  GAZETTE
  • Eastern Iowa counties seek solutions to crumbling roads:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  IDP unveils ideas for expanding participation in Iowa Caucuses:  RADIOIOWA
  • Crop insurance programs subject of intense Farm Bill lobbying:  GAZETTE
  • Two casinos in eastern Iowa pay penalties for gambling violations:  RADIOIOWA
  • Caucus watch!  Lack of candidate not stopping Hillary Clinton ’16 group from organizing:  GAZETTE
  • Harkin:  gas tax hike ‘desperately’ needed:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  Rubio special guest at Iowa picnic:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa pipeline meetings planned for September:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa official:  Goat grazing plan is working:  SCJOURNAL