News Briefing – August 2, 2013

  • Top Democrat in the Iowa House Leaving to Take Another Job:  RADIO IOWA
  • Sales Tax Holiday is Friday and Saturday:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa Paroles up but New Offenders Increase Only Slightly:  GAZETTE
  • Little Brown Church Holds Reunion:  RADIO IOWA
  • Ex-SNL Cast Member Urges Young Iowans to Stay in State:  RADIO IOWA
  • Former Chief Justice Will Lead Harkin Institute:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa Based Group at Center of New IRS Accusations:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Board of Education Approves School Calendar Based on Hours:  RADIO IOWA
  • Increase in Franchise Fee in Cedar Rapids Area on MidAmerican and Alliant Energy Bills Starts this Fiscal Year:  GAZETTE
  • Harkin Says Splitting Farm and Food Programs Could Destroy Farm Bill:  GAZETTE
  • Destructive Beetle Found in Third Iowa County:  WCF COURIER
  • Audit Finds Improper Spending in Iowa City:  WCF COURIER
  • Olson Advances Campaign for Governor:  QCTIMES
  • Groceries in Iowa and Nebraska Fined for Child Labor Abuse:  SCJOURNAL
  • SE Iowa Company Ready to Start Horse Slaughter:  SCJOURNAL