News Briefing – May 16, 2013

  • Lawmakers making progress:  QCTIMES
  • Gas tax increase dies amid GOP change of heart:  GAZETTE
  • Braley says IRS scandal takes focus off legitimate investigation into rule breaking:  RADIO IOWA
  • Is there an agreement on property tax reform?:  GAZETTE
  • Online driver’s license renewal coming soon for Iowans:  RADIO IOWA
  • US Senate passes flood-protection bill vital to Cedar Rapids:  GAZETTE
  • Authorities to expand collection of criminals’ DNA:  RADIO IOWA
  • Lawmakers reach funding deal for prisons, victim assistance:  GAZETTE
  • Economic uncertainty hurts Deere construction business:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa’s congressional delegation united to learn what’s wrong in Washington:  GAZETTE
  • Groups push for Medicaid expansion:  WCFCOURIER
  • Lawmakers approve eco devo budget:  QCTIMES
  • ISU engineers design taller wind turbine towers:  SCJOURNAL
  • Lawmakers approve admin reg budget:  QCTIMES