News Briefing – February 26, 2013

  • Federal budget cuts could shock quad city economy:  QCTIMES
  • ISU economist says Iowa economy would be hurt by federal cuts:  RADIOIOWA
  • Flood protection coming for Cedar Rapids wastewater treatment plant:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa, Arizona and Colorado provide no money for adult ed programs:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa House, Senate compromise needed to forge property tax relief:  GAZETTE
  • Air quality advisory issued for Linn, Black Hawk Counties:  GAZETTE
  • Longer renewal period for driver’s licenses proposed;  RADIO IOWA
  • GOP does not expect vote on marriage amendment:  RADIO IOWA
  • Sioux City council raises property taxes:  SCJOURNAL
  • Panel will question agency head about tax breaks:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Panel Oks bill to aid effort when kids go missing:  SCJOURNAL