News Briefing – March 8, 2013

  • Both parties say their priorities are advancing:  GAZETTE
  • Research looks to keep former prisoners from returning to jail:  RADIO IOWA
  • Money casinos spent on Iowa services increases:  RADIO IOWA
  • Graduation rates at Iowa universities falling short:  GAZETTE
  • RNC chair says Rove’s threatened attack on King ‘a fool’s game’:  RADIO IOWA
  • More faculty resigned at UNI in 2012 than previous year, report shows:  GAZETTE
  • Senate education plan:  $400 more per student, 4 percent allowable growth:  GAZETTE
  • Grassley backs anti-trafficking gun proposal; rejects others:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Deere makes ‘most ethical’ list for 7th straight year:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa state union takes pay freeze to keep health benefit:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa official:  Federal cuts reduce state budget:  SCJOURNAL
  • Senate panel considers change for specialty license plates:  QCTIMES