News Briefing – January 8, 2014

  • House District 25 voters pick Republican:  QCTIMES
  • Ash borer larvae in Iowa will survive cold snap, scientists say:  GAZETTE
  • 14 towns awarded grants to improve ‘main streets’:  RADIO IOWA
  • Election 2014:  Grassley makes few guesses about 2014:  WCFCOURIER
  • FEMA won’t reimburse $6.5M in Cedar Rapids costs at Sinclair plant:  GAZETTE
  • Push to raise Iowa’s minimum wage:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa Democratic chairman to talk about caucus preparation in Cedar Rapids:  GAZETTE
  • ‘Save our home’ group makes pitch to save Iowa Juvenile Home:  WCFCOURIER
  • Election 2014:  GOP ad buy targets Braley’s ‘big lie’:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Woodbury County faces $3.5 million budget gap; tax hike possible:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa to remove question for felons on voting form:  QCTIMES