News Briefing – January 18, 2013

  • Iowa Senate Democrats want 4% growth for schools in next fiscal year:  GAZETTE
  • House Democrat takes credit for budget surplus:  GAZETTE
  • New program funds watershed improvements with utility funds:  RADIO IOWA
  • Union asks Cedar Falls District for 4% increase in wages:  WCFCOURIER
  • Sioux City teachers ask for 3.5% pay raise next year:  SCJOURNAL
  • Drought prompts Cedar Rapids to dig water channel:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa says little movement on invasive insect:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa school superintendents proposal delayed:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Judge reverses state board on farm electrical inspections:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa gets federal grant for insurance exchange:  QCTIMES
  • Branstad pushes 2013 initiatives in Sioux City:  SCJOURNAL
  • Three issues must get action in Legislature:  SCJOURNAL