News Briefing – March 14, 2013

  • House GOP combines two tax ideas into one bill:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa Senate sends county mental health transition money to governor:  GAZETTE
  • Students from UI, ISU, UNI lobby legislators:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa universities make progress on retention graduation rates:  GAZETTE
  • Vision Iowa makes awards to six communities:  RADIOIOWA
  • Partnership for Alcohol Safety indicates progress in Iowa City:  GAZETTE
  • Clinton sees investment by 3 businesses:  RADIO IOWA
  • Cedar River flood conditions improving:  GAZETTE
  • GOP senators want to allow school personnel with gun permits to be armed:  GAZETTE
  • House switches schools to hour format:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • House panel passes education budget bill: GAZETTE
  • Demolition means higher rent for UI students:  SCJOURNAL
  • House Oks flat tax bill; plan moves to Senate:  QCTIMES
  • UI health care could see negative impact of sequester:  QCTIMES
  • State procurement chief concedes ‘lax’ enforcement of bid process rule:  QCTIMES