News Briefing – March 19, 2014

  • House passes tougher penalties for kidnapping:  GAZETTE
  • Election ’14:  Vernon gets endorsement from former DBQ lawmaker:  WCFCOURIER
  • Election ’14:  Candidates disagree over need religious conscience law:  RADIO IOWA
  • Caucus watch! Cruz in Iowa for ‘Homeschool Day on the Hill’:  GAZETTE
  • Spencer not ready to bring back fireworks:  RADIO IOWA
  • Senate votes to raise Iowa corn checkoff authorization:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch! Sen. Whitehouse:  Iowans’ must help set agenda on climate change in 2016:  GAZETTE
  • Senate approves anti-bullying legislation:  GAZETTE
  • Des Moines suburb drops suit over traffic cameras:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa Democrats demand more answers on ‘hush money’ payouts:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa officials say 2013 was safe hunting year:  QCTIMES