News Briefing – March 18, 2013

  • Gun permits spike; suspensions stable:  WCFCOURIER
  • Senate bill speeds up implementation of veteran license designation:  RADIO IOWA
  • Gun tracing not consistent in Iowa;  GAZETTE
  • Stolen guns in Iowa often lead to other crimes:  GAZETTE
  • Cedar Rapids drinking water at top of 201 treatment systems:  GAZETTE
  • Harkin stumps for bill requiring national manufacturing strategy:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa lawmakers push competing tax proposal:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Income tax breaks may keep psychiatrists in state:  QCTIMES
  • Suicide prevention measure advances in Senate:  GAZETTE
  • New hunting atlas available online:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • DNR releases recreation plan:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Distracted driving gets attention but no action:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Opinion: Branstad should accept Medicaid expansion:  SCJOURNAL