News Briefing – November 21, 2013

  • Advocates for legal medical marijuana likely to make push in 2014 Iowa Legislature:  GAZETTE
  • State, county, local laws officers take part in special traffic enforcement:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa students gaining interest in robotics, other STEM programs:  GAZETTE
  • Environment Iowa report says wind energy cuts air and water pollution:  RADIO IOWA
  • Meskwaki ‘code talkers’ earn Congressional Medal of Honor:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa’s differential response to child abuse allegations start Jan. 1:  GAZETTE
  • Home-schooled children may become subject to truancy laws:  WCFCOURIER
  • Lawmakers eye tougher penalties for kidnapping minors:  GAZETTE
  • School districts to choose from board’s curriculum list:  GAZETTE
  • Democrat $pending Watch! Spend Iowans’ tax credit on roads, lawmaker says:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa insurance chief not bothered by Wellmark ads:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa gets more than $275,000 in Google settlement:  GLOBEGAZETTE