News Briefing – March 5, 2013

  • Iowa governor rolls out alternative to Medicaid expansion:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa medical marijuana bill likely dead for this year:  GAZETTE
  • Senate lacks majority:  RADIO IOWA
  • Senate bill makes key changes to education reform:  WCFCOURIER
  • Governor’s son likely to be confirmed to state post:  RADIO IOWA
  • Bill would forbid parents from getting no-fault divorce:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa House panel drops illegal immigrant bill:  QCTIMES
  • Testing for aflatoxin in milk ends:  RADIO IOWA
  • Property taxes put Iowa businesses at disadvantage, owners tell lawmakers:  QCTIMES
  • More specialty plates possible in Iowa:  QCTIMES
  • Endangered bat could delay Iowa interstate project:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • World Food Prize building given top ‘green’ rating:  SCJOURNAL