News Briefing – May 8, 2013

  • Lawmakers keep pressing toward adjournment:  QCTIMES
  • Soil tests show recharging moisture in many areas:  RADIO IOWA
  • Quinnipiac University to begin polling Iowans on political races, issues:  GAZETTE
  • New Iowa Veterans Home manager has not heard of staff, patient complaints:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa House votes to extend jobs program another five years:  GAZETTE
  • Senate approves $8M for Iowa Speedway:  RADIO IOWA
  • Warren County voters reject casino proposal:  QCTIMES
  • House backs DNA collection for more convicts:  RADIO IOWA
  • Planting off to slowest start in 29 years:  SCJOURNAL
  • Grassley votes no, Harkin yes on internet sales tax:  RADIO IOWA