News Briefing – February 20, 2013

  • House GOP debates ed reform package, vote to come Wednesday morning:  RADIO IOWA
  • Lawsuit accuses University Hospitals of forcing mother to choose between life, baby:  GAZETTE
  • Distracted driving gets legislative look:  GAZETTE
  • Public Safety officials preview nationwide broadband network capabilities:  RADIO IOWA
  • House subcommittee Oks bill allowing cities to regulate strip clubs:  GAZETTE
  • Federal Reserve reports Iowa farmland values rose:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • House passes 2 percent allowable growth:  SCJOURNAL
  • Questions loom as mental health supplemental funds advance:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Vilsack warns of sequestration impact on Iowa budget, industry:  SCJOURNAL
  • Democrat lawmaker complains about ‘political show’:  QCTIMES