News Briefing – November 1, 2013

  • Loan repayments to bring doctors to rural areas: WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa City economy humming along despite losses from 21 only:  GAZETTE
  • Two programs available to help low income Iowans with heating costs:  RADIO IOWA
  • Sales tax fixes streets in Waterloo; is in place nearly everywhere else in Iowa too:  GAZETTE
  • Food stamp benefits getting cut:  RADIO IOWA
  • UI to study youth football injuries:  GAZETTE
  • So-called “King Amendment” a hot topic at Farm Bill negotiations:  RADIO IOWA
  • State drug control officials talk new teen drug epidemic:  WCFCOURIER
  • Schumer to provide Iowa Democrats with response to Cruz, tea party;  GAZETTE
  • Siouxland teens increasingly abusing prescription otc medicines:  SCJOURNAL
  • Big campaign group gets involved in tiny Iowa race:  QCTIMES