News Briefing – May 18, 2015

  • Caucus watch!  Iowa GOP’s 2015 Lincoln Dinner features 11 presidential hopefuls:  RADIOIOWA
  • Caucus watch!   GOP prospects in Iowa agree to get tough with terrorists:  QCTIMES
  • Caucus watch! !  Perry in Iowa touts state rights, lower corporate tax rates:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  Carson says leadership is key to fixing problems in Sioux City stop:  SCJOURNAL
  • Caucus watch!   Bush plans to win 2016 GOP caucus, but says straw poll ‘irrelevant’:  GAZETTE
  • Analyst:  gas price increase an attempt by retailers to up profit:  RADIOIOWA
  • Data:  Roughly half of Hawkeye, Cyclone grads leave the state:  GAZETTE
  • Skin cancer rates jump in Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • ISU research park aims to increase size:  QCTIMES
  • Lawmakers seek to revive measures in ‘kitchen sink’ bill:  QCTIMES
  • DOJ turns its eye to Cedar Rapids on American with Disabilities Act:  GAZETTE
  • Police body cams:  a good idea, but devils in the details:  QCTIMES
  • District reconsidering outsourcing of substitute teachers: QCTIMES
  • Farm finances weaker at start of 2015:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa’s wine industry relies on produce:  GAZETTE
  • Pork plant will boost economy in significant ways:  SCJOURNAL