News Briefing – June 22, 2015

  • Egg shortage cutting into restaurant profits, menu items:  QCTIMES
  • State bird flu federal disaster request is only the second of its kind:  RADIOIOWA
  • Lawmakers: state tuition freeze in danger next spring, beyond:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  Cruz says Democrats are trying to use South Carolina slayings for ‘partisan advantage’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Analysts say gasoline prices should stabilize through summer season: WCFCOURIER
  • Data show few appeal traffic camera citations in DSM:  QCTIMES
  • Lack of regulation leads to varying bereavement leave policies:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa’s dairy industry sees drop in prices:  SCJOURNAL
  • Fertilizer plant receives $25M more in state incentives:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Rural health:  remote health facilities find ACA rules especially challenging: GAZETTE
  • Boone exceeds EPA nitrate limit, could persist into July:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa board approves $8M for downtown Sioux City projects:  SCJOURNAL
  • Cedar Rapids expansions get state help:  GAZETTE
  • Telemed abortion ban ruled unconstitutional by Iowa Supreme Court:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch! Iowans should press candidates on federal debt:  SCJOURNAL