News Briefing – March 19, 2013

  • Iowa unemployment unchanged in January;  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa GOP chair says getting rid of caucuses ‘a pretty hefty lift’:  RADIO IOWA
  • School year in Iowa may be measured by hours, instead of days:  GAZETTE
  • Board of Regents leader accused of ‘vendetta’ against UI president: RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa passenger rail development would have statewide benefit, proponents say:  GAZETTE
  • NASA scientist says Iowa weather patterns will change as Artic melts:  RADIO IOWA
  • Lang faces tough questions from Senate Democrats:  GAZETTE
  • Revenues down at Waterloo casino, other casinos before Linn project applies:  WCFCOURIER
  • Farmland still lacking moisture:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Bill to keep gun records private passes House:  SCJOURNAL
  • SC lawmakers agree to I29 interchange study request:  SCJOURNAL
  • Bill would allow DNR to define invasive species:  SCJOURNAL