News Briefing – July 8, 2013

  • Shepard family calling on legislators to enact ‘one strike’ law:  RADIO IOWA
  • Eastern Iowa commuter rail proposed on slow track:  GAZETTE
  • Latham says House Speaker committed to Farm Bill re-vote in July:  RADIO IOWA
  • Branstad plans anti-bullying summit:  GAZETTE
  • Sweet corn grower expects record late start:  RADIO IOWA
  • Waterloo Democrat lawmaker exploring US House seat:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa company to be first in US to slaughter horses:  RADIO IOWA
  • Make casinos smoke free just like the rest of Iowa:  WCFCOURIER
  • Attorney General’s office calls court ruling vindication for consumer protection laws:  RADIO IOWA
  • At mid-year, Iowa traffic fatalities trend downward:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Despite mandate, gender balance elusive on Iowa boards:  SCJOURNAL