News Briefing – February 19, 2013

  • Branstad’s property tax plan introduced in House:  QCTIMES
  • Campaign to end antibiotic use in healthy livestock:  RADIO IOWA
  • UI could lose $30M in research dollars if sequestration takes hold:  GAZETTE
  • Branstad laments 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade:  RADIO IOWA
  • Abortion opponents see reason for hope:  GAZETTE
  • State looking for centenarians to add to its registry: RADIO IOWA
  • Former Congressman Boswell backs Braley’s Senate bid:  GAZETTE
  • Drought not expected to impact maple syrup season:  RADIO IOWA
  • Waterloo Oks 2 percent utility bill fee:  WCFCOURIER
  • Branstad will discuss Medicaid expansion options in DC:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Branstad tries to attract CA businesses:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Branstad calls economic development aid owed Iowa ‘relatively small’:  SCJOURNAL
  • Branstad unsure of abortion bills:  QCTIMES