News Briefing – January 30, 2014

  • Iowa Business Council index shows no major swings:  RADIO IOWA
  • Concerns raised that at least 3 2012 votes in Iowa were improperly rejected:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa Poison Control Center faces budget deficit:  RADIO IOWA
  • Branstad won’t endorse fuel tax:  WCFCOURIER
  • Key federal permit advances Lake Delhi restoration:  GAZETTE
  • Governor appoints former Congressman Boswell to transportation commission:  RADIO IOWA
  • Attorney:  Iowa DHS worker had no legal right to remove 5-year-old from mother:  GAZETTE
  • Business leaders say Iowa hasn’t gained competitive ground in last year:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa woman overheated at group home:  QCTIMES
  • House subcommittee approves bill to raise gas tax by 10 cents:  GAZETTE
  • DNR:  wastewater discharged into Ottumwa lake:  QCTIMES
  • Propane prices continue to rise:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa State engineering group continues work on biofuel despite EPA regulations:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa bill would allow play in video game tournaments:  QCTIMES
  • Western Iowa officials share pressing issues with Branstad:  GLOBEGAEZETTE