News Briefing – March 15, 2013

  • Branstad calls Democrats’ Medicaid compromise a ‘first step’:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa House passes bill to measure school year in hours, not days:  GAZETTE
  • House bill gives legislature control of medical marijuana:  RADIO IOWA
  • Missouri River runoff above Sioux City forecast to remain below normal:  RADIO IOWA
  • Linn, Johnson counties remain among fastest growing in Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • Student group offers ideas for Iowa education:  QCTIMES
  • Illinois, Iowa vying for another billion-dollar fertilizer facility:  QCTIMES
  • Census shows population dips in 65 counties:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Senate panel advances human services budget:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa governor congratulates Chinese president:  SCJOURNAL