News Briefing – February 13, 2013

  • Iowa’s economic numbers remain strong:  SCJOURNAL
  • Murphy launches bid for Congress:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa delegation comments on State of the Union:  RADIO IOWA
  • Cedar Rapids police chief plans gun buyback in spring:  GAZETTE
  • Proposal diverts camera fines to state road construction:  RADIO IOWA
  • Effort to ban smoking in Iowa casinos stalls:  GAZETTE
  • Over 40 communities win grants to plant trees:  RADIO IOWA
  • Legislators press universities for scholarship funding options:  GAZETTE
  • Deere posts 11th straight record quarter:  WCFCOUIRER
  • Regent Lang:  Harkin Institute would have been ‘different issue’ after retirement:  GAZETTE
  • Branstad makes $4.5M push to expand online learning:  SCJOURNAL
  • 100 licenses, IDs issued after immigrant policy:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa lawmaker wants gun permit info to be private:  SCJOURNAL