News Briefing – December 19, 2013

  • Lawmakers gearing up for 2014 work:  GAZETTE
  • Schweitzer to Iowa liberals:  “no more war for oil”:  RADIOIOWA
  • Braley calls for making permanent tax credit for businesses hiring veterans:  RADIOIOWA
  • Democrats McCoy, Petersen eye 2014 Iowa campaign bids;  WCFCOURIER
  • Climate change divides political parties in Iowa, nation:  GAZETTE
  • Mega Millions jackpot frenzy will net the state over $3M:  RADIO IOWA
  • DNR continues to look for wasting disease:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • State-owned Honey Creek Resort continues to struggle financially:  GAZETTE
  • Polk County sees spike in number of syphilis cases:  QCTIMES
  • Braley leads among Senate hopefuls in new poll:  GAZETTE
  • Schweitzer says he can connect with Iowans:  QCTIMES
  • Cherokee County joins agency to deliver mental health services:  SCJOURNAL
  • DNR plans winter release of trout in 7 spots:  SCJOURNAL
  • Krause says Olson exit from gubernatorial race creates opportunity:  SCJOURNAL