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2 hrs ago | WHO-TV

Grassley Co-Sponsors Bill to Warn Gov.'s of Illegal Immigrants Entering State

Senator Charles Grassley says 139 children who illegally crossed into the U.S. have been relocated to Iowa.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Iowa Government, Iowa, US Governors, Family, Kids, Healthcare Law, Law

7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Medical marijuana in Oregon: Benton Mackenzie, Iowa man convicted of marijuana crimes, in Portland for pot to treat cancer

A skycap pushed Benton Mackenzie's wheelchair through the crowd of travelers at Portland International Airport, some glad to escape Portland on a rainy summer day and others just happy to be back home.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Drugs, Portland, OR, Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Medicine, US Governors

8 hrs ago | Utility Products

Solar power becomes issue in Iowa gov. race

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch criticized Gov. Terry Branstad on Monday for giving up a $1 million solar energy grant, saying the governor is letting powerful utility companies write his energy policy.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Governors, Department of Energy

12 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

Judge Considers Wrongful Dismissal Suit In Branstad Speeding Incident

The Iowa criminal investigator fired after reporting Gov. Terry Branstad's speeding SUV appeared in court Wednesday over his wrongful dismissal lawsuit.

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12 hrs ago | KCRG

Agent Claiming Wrongful Dismissal Goes to Court

The veteran Iowa criminal investigator fired after reporting Gov. Terry Branstad's speeding SUV appeared in court over his wrongful dismissal lawsuit.

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18 hrs ago | Cityview Online

Branstad egg-cited about modern Iowa agriculture

That's how the governor likes his eggs - which are part of his breakfast diet one or two days a week, he says.

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Related Topix: Iowa, Breakfast, Life, Food, US Governors, Guthrie Center, IA

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WKBT

HHS: 122 immigrant children entered Iowa this year

More than 100 children who entered the country illegally and alone were sent to Iowa in the first half of the year, a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Tuesday.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Governor Reacts To Juvenile Offender Sentencing Ruling

Governor says he and his staff are still studying last week's Supreme Court ruling on juvenile sentencing.

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Decorah Journal

Special week honors water, wastewater workers

This week is Water and Wastewater Workers of Iowa week, a time set aside for cities and towns to honor those workers for their role in keeping Iowa and the environment safe and healthy.

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Related Topix: Iowa, Decorah, IA, US Governors

The Miami Herald

Democrat Jack Hatch has $183,000 in campaign fund

Democrat Jack Hatch has just $183,000 in the bank for his campaign for governor, putting him at an extreme disadvantage against Republican Gov. Terry Branstad, who has amassed $4 million.

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Roll Call

Iowa GOP Adds 3 to Communications Team

The Republican Party of Iowa hired three staffers for its communications team as it makes a play for the state's open Senate seat - a crucial race in the GOP's quest for the Senate majority.

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Related Topix: Iowa, US Governors, Rick Perry, Texas Government, Texas

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WHO-AM Des Moines

David Young gets boost from Gov. Branstad in central IA stops

Two Republicans...3rd District Congressional candidate David Young and GOP incumpent Gov. Terry Branstad...traveled through the eastern portion of the 3rd congressional district Monday to build support.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Washington, University of Iowa

WHO-TV

Debate Over Undocumented Children Divides State Leaders

Iowa's leaders have varied positions about whether the state should bring in some of the tens of thousands of undocumented children waiting to find out if they can stay in the United States.

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Slate Magazine

Blue-State Disgrace

Immigration is a complex problem. So is the long-term question of how the United States should handle the influx of tens of thousands of children from Central America.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US News, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

KWQC-TV Davenport

Hatch blasts Branstad for nixing $1M solar grant

Iowa Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch says Gov. Terry Branstad's decision to return a $1 million solar energy grant shows that utility companies are calling the shots in his administration.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, US Governors, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Department of Energy

KWQC-TV Davenport

Iowa Republicans hire new communications team

The Republican Party of Iowa has hired a new team of communications staffers to get out the word on GOP candidates for the November election and promote the party.

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Related Topix: Tom Latham, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Public Relations, Mitt Romney, US Governors

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Island Packet

Iowa Juvenile Home's closing cut options for girls

Some juvenile court officials worry the state lacks a proper facility for delinquent girls who committed crimes, the Des Moines Register reported .

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VDARE

Chris Christie "Open" to Settling Invaders in NJ

Around the country, Americans are protesting the Obama Administration's use of illegal immigrants to colonize their neighborhoods.

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Washington Times

Second chance? Perry in Iowa again courting voters

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Iowa for the fourth time in eight months, hoping for a second chance to win over Republican voters who delivered him a stinging caucus loss when he ran for president two years ago.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Iowa, Rick Perry, US Governors, Algona, IA, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KCRG

Top Democratic, GOP strategists see close Iowa Senate race

The Iowa U.S. Senate race may go down to the wire, according to political consultants to candidates in top Iowa races who both predicted their party's candidate would be victorious.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chuck Grassley, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Barack Obama, US Governors

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