News Briefing – January 3, 2014

  • Union, lawmakers sue to block closure of Iowa Juvenile Home:  GAZETTE
  • Election 2014:  David Young exits US Senate race to run for 3rd district congressional seat:  RADIO IOWA
  • UI four-year graduation rate tops 50 percent:  GAZETTE
  • Governor defends decision to close Iowa Juvenile Home:  RADIO IOWA
  • Election 2014:  Krause backs Hatch and will run for US Senate in ’16:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa awarded $1.36M for solar tax credits in 2013:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa City gets OK to move ahead on ‘Gateway’ flood project;  GAZETTE
  • Iowa campaign finance reports may go electronic:  SCJOURNAL
  • New state sports tourism, marketing fund pushed:  QCTIMES
  • Election 2014:  Rathje seeks fix to jobless rate in US:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa Legislature:  Common ground unlikely on hot-button issues:  SCJOURNAL