News Briefing – March 18, 2015

  • Iowa unemployment rate edges lower:  GAZETTE
  • Advocates scrutinize Iowa open record request costs:  GAZETTE
  • ‘Let the kids sled’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa Senator opposes DHS director’s confirmation:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  Iowa GOP chair:  Walker’s new advisor tweeted ‘offensive’ things about Iowa’s Caucuses:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowans encouraged to take photographs for National Agriculture Day:  RADIOIOWA
  • Senate raises penalty for texting while driving:  GAZETTE
  • Senator urges Des Moines boycott:  WCFCOURIER
  • School board Oks levy hike:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Collective bargaining debate tabled late Tuesday:  QCTIMES
  • Senate passes flurry of bills in St. Patrick’s Day flurry:  QCTIMES
  • Sioux City ordered to remove speed cameras:  SCJOURNAL
  • FEMA to Union County:  Correct flood management issues or face penalties: SCJOURNAL