News Briefing – July 16, 2014

  • Election ’14:  Dead heat in Iowa Senate race:  NBC/MARIST POLL
  • Construction underway on new Marshalltown power plant:  RADIOIOWA
  • UI Hospitals and Clinics among nation’s ‘elite’:  GAZETTE
  • Price tag for statewide runoff election?  At least $500,000:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa DNR investigating fertilizer spill:  GAZETTE
  • Group formed to relocate children to Iowa:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Some state employees take cash over vacation:  GAZETTE
  • Interfaith Alliance ‘greatly disappointed ‘ in Branstad’s statements about kids at border:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa environmental regulators get no consensus on topsoil compromise:  GAZETTE
  • Election ’14:  1,234 Iowa voters listed as deceased:  QCTIMES
  • Election ’14:  Branstad campaign has spent $1.4M so far:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • UI law school discrimination suit will go back to court:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa plan to shelter Central American kids scrapped:  REGISTER