News Briefing-Monday, August 6, 2012

  • Election ’12: Presidential campaign spending focusing on Iowa, eight other states: GAZETTE
  • Election ’12: Focusing on ‘early’ voting in Iowa, starting September 27: RADIO IOWA
  • Group facilitates effective government: UPMEYER
  • Election ’12: Vilsack drawing cash from big names, non-Iowans: QCTIMES
  • Alliant announces proposal for new electric plant fueled by natural gas: RADIO IOWA
  • Republican social conservatives to speak at Iowa event: GAZETTE
  • DHS chief staves off pro-lifers to save funds: WCFCOURIER
  • Drought causing foundation problems in Iowa homes: QCTIMES
  • Livestock farmers want ethanol rules suspended during drought: WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa educators consider reforms at forum: QCTIMES
  • Thousands of fish die as Midwest rivers heat up: GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa regents ok raise for university presidents: SCJOURNAL
  • UNI president Allen stepping down: GAZETTE