News Briefing – May 21, 2013

  • Planting progress zooms ahead:  RADIO IOWA
  • Democrat thanks governor for seeking pay hike:  GAZETTE
  • Landowners in lake path hope Legislature acts to limit eminent domain:  RADIO IOWA
  • Executive Council approves health plan for state police officers:  GAZETTE
  • Capitol digest:  WCFCOURIER
  • Healthcare negotiators hopeful for compromise:  GAZETTE
  • Review of Senate sexual harassment policy set for summer:  RADIO IOWA
  • Branstad wants education accountability:  QCTIMES
  • Democrats take shot at potential GOP Senate candidate:  QCTIMES
  • Gov names new Veterans Affairs director:  SCJOURNAL
  • High crop prices entice farms to expand planting:  QCTIMES