News Briefing – February 27, 2014

  • House passes bill to regulate drones:  RADIO IOWA
  • Branstad says he won’t be involved in Cedar Rapids casino license decision:  GAZETTE
  • launched to lobby lawmakers:  RADIO IOWA
  • Proposal to cut Iowa’s per-gallon fuel tax introduced:  GAZETTE
  • Braley asks USDA to put money back in EAB help fund:  RADIO IOWA
  • Mayor:  Existing casinos cannibalize Cedar Rapids, not other way around:  GAZETTE
  • Federal Reserve ag expert:  Iowa farmers dealt with double whammy:  WCFCOURIER
  • House Republicans propose boost in state tax breaks:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa lawmakers oppose keystone pipeline:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Hunters worry Iowa has cut deer numbers too much:  SCJOURNAL