News Briefing – March 2, 2015

  • Fact check:  Democrats mislead with statements on school funding:  NOBLE
  • Lawmakers want to make gun permits secret:  REGISTER
  • Educators step lightly around political points as state considers new science standard:  GAZETTE
  • Farmer-legislator calls attention to livestock, crop theft:  RADIOIOWA
  • Lawmakers looking to repeal unattended vehicle law:  GAZETTE
  • DNR reminds hunters gray wolves are now protected in Iowa:  RADIOIOWA
  • Environment Iowa accuses Ottumwa company of ‘polluting politics’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Medicaid Modernization meeting March 3 in Cedar Rapids:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa racing officials look at plan to distribute $72M:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa’s fuel tax is going up, how long before road fixes?:  QCTIMES
  • Battle to stop bullies is back:  WCFCOURIER
  • February report:  Economic growth likely in Midwest, Plains:  SCJOURNAL
  • Gas tax hike should mean HWY 20 gets done:  SCJOURNAL