News Briefing – March 18, 2014

  • Unemployment rate rises in Corridor, Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • Election ’14:  Clovis, former Pentagon expert on Russia/Soviets, shares thoughts on Ukraine:  RADIO IOWA
  • Seven arrested after protest against drones:  GAZETTE
  • Senate confirms 9 to positions in state government:  RADIO IOWA
  • Election ’14:  Hatch says Branstad has ‘a pattern’ of denying knowledge of scandals:  RADIO IOWA
  • Eligible Iowans urged to use free tax filing program:  GAZETTE
  • Grassley says US military ‘tied down’ in Afghanistan, not available for Ukraine:  RADIO IOWA
  • New casinos make existing ones better, Cedar Rapids casino manager says:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa fireworks bill passes House panel:  GAZETTE
  • Prolonged crisis in Ukraine could roil grain markets:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Senate debates safe schools, passes other bills:  GAZETTE
  • DNR:  Winter expected to hurt fish populations:  QCTIMES
  • Poll:  O’Brein has path to Iowa 1st district nomination:  GAZETTE