News Briefing – February 17, 2014

  • Branstad snaps back at Holder over felon voting rights:  RADIO IOWA
  • Small town Iowa home to growing school:  GAZETTE
  • Branstad ‘pleased’ Senate Democrats backed off their drive to reopen IJH:  RADIOIOWA
  • Recent crimes draw focus to mental health services:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa State removes bibles from hotel guest rooms:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa rule allowing retired nurses to work expiring:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Despite federal ok, hemp not likely to return to Iowa:  WCFCOURIER
  • Food waste growing problem in Iowa, official says:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa foster care program seeks volunteers:  SCJOURNAL
  • Drones bill moving through legislature:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa regents, university leaders push efficiencies, tuition freeze:  SCJOURNAL
  • Bill would target city laws limiting renter numbers:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Gun-rights advocates want guarantees in Iowa constitution:  SCJOURNAL