News Briefing – September 24, 2014

  • Branstad touts $127M in property tax relief, economic development:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • DOT looking to hire hundreds of snow plow operators:  RADIOIOWA
  • Federal investigators hear back on Cedar Rapids schools:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa College Aid wins federal grant to help low-income students get to college:  RADIOIOWA
  • Linn County, Cedar Rapids focus of national study on resilience:  GAZETTE
  • Election ’14:  Branstad heavily outspending Hatch on TV ads:  QCTIMES
  • Election ’14:  House D’s call for year 3 of tuition freeze at state universities:  RADIOIOWA
  • Election ’14:  Linn County auditor takes to city buses to register voters:  GAZETTE
  • Report estimates Iowa’s take in taxes if pot legalized:  RADIOIOWA
  • Election ’14:  Democrats hope to regain majority in Iowa House:  QCTIMES
  • Election ’14:  Early voting begins Thursday in Iowa:  SCJOURNAL
  • Election ’14:  Branstad birthday bash no surprise party:  QCTIMES