News Briefing – February 25, 2014

  • Branstad urges Obama to spare National Guard in budget reduction:  GAZETTE
  • Senate passes bills dealing with domestic abuse victims:  RADIO IOWA
  • UI president’s remarks on sexual assault draw criticism:  RADIO IOWA
  • Bill on rules for restraining pregnant inmates passes Senate:  GAZETTE
  • Volunteers sought for CASA program to help kids with court:  RADIO IOWA
  • Branstad reserving judgment on legalizing fireworks:  GAZETTE
  • Senators vote in favor of new silver alert system:  RADIO IOWA
  • Senate oks stun gun training standardization:  QCTIMES
  • Sioux City council passes budget with tax increase for homeowners:  SCJOURNAL
  • Clear Lake teachers seek 8.7% pay, benefit hike:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • 80 more voting cases sent to Iowa prosecutors:  SCJOURNAL
  • Election ’14:  Miller-Meeks announces congress run:  SCJOURNAL
  • Greyhound breeder fears financial ruin:  SCJOURNAL