Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Terry Branstad News

News on Terry Branstad continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Tama News-Herald

Tama County unemployment stands at 5th highest

Unemployment in Tama County stood at 7.9 percent in February, essentially the same rate as January and just slightly higher than the February, 2013 rates.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tama County, IA, Iowa, Toledo, IA, US News, US Governors

Tue Jul 29, 2014

KCRG

Veterans Declare Support for 2014 Branstad-Reynolds Ticket

Supporters who want to see Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds re-elected in the Nov. 4 general election gathered on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Sailors and Soldiers Monument near the State Capitol building in Des Moines to launch the "Veterans for Branstad-Reynolds" coalition that has more than 250 members in all 99 Iowa counties.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Des Moines, IA, Iowa Government, Iowa, Life, Veteran Affairs

WHO-TV Des Moines

Iowa Veterans Concerned About 'World in Crisis'

Dick Rattray and Craig Baumbach found themselves standing on a stage, doing what people often do in an election year, by becoming human props.

Comment?

Related Topix: Iowa, US Military, US Marine Corps, US Governors

WHAS11

Immigration overload: The debate in governor races

The federal government has placed as many as 30,000 minors who have crossed the border illegally with sponsors across the country, spurring a wide range of reactions from governors, many of whom are up for re-election this fall.

Comment?

Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Immigration Reform, US Governors, Paul LePage, Deval Patrick

ABC News

Immigration Overload: The Debate in Governor Races

The federal government has placed as many as 30,000 minors who have crossed the border illegally with sponsors across the country, spurring a wide range of reactions from governors, many of whom are up for re-election this fall.

Comment?

Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Immigration Reform, US Governors, Paul LePage, Deval Patrick

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Governor requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for 22 Iowa counties

Governor Terry Branstad signed a letter on Tuesday to be delivered to President Obama requesting a Presidential Disaster Declaration for 22 Iowa counties where significant damage was sustained from severe weather that occurred between June 26 and July 7, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Weather, Muscatine, IA

Switched

After Embarrassing Scandal, New Jersey Gets Serious About Fighting Unemployment Fraud

JULY 17: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at 'An Evening at the Fair' event with Scott County Republicans in the Starlight Ballroom at The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on July 17, 2014 in Davenport, Iowa.

Comment?

Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Davenport, IA, Marion, IA, Non-Profit

KSCJ-AM Sioux City

Hard Rock Casino Getting Ready to Rock

FINAL PREPARATIONS ARE BEING COMPLETED FOR THE GRAND OPENING OF SIOUX CITY'S HARD ROCK HOTEL AND CASINO THIS FRIDAY EVENING.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sioux City, IA, US Governors

KSCJ-AM Sioux City

Branstad Promises Help for Cherokee Residents Facing Tyson Layoffs

Governor Terry Branstad says the state is responding after learning of Tyson's decision to close its plant in Cherokee.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Sioux City, IA, Holstein, IA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WHO-TV

State Budget Shortfall for Fiscal Year 2014

State Auditor Mary Mosiman says Gov. Terry Branstad plans to spend more than the state takes in this fiscal year.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors

KCRG

Iowa Juvenile Home Offered as Refuge for Immigrant Children

A group that wants to reopen the Iowa Juvenile Home, which was closed by Gov. Terry Branstad earlier this year, is floating the idea of using the facility in Toledo to house unaccompanied immigrant children.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Iowa Government, Iowa, US Governors, Toledo, IA, Immigration Reform

WHO-TV

Hatch Wants More Debates, Branstad Calls Opponent's Campaign 'Desperate'

Hatch says Gov. Branstad decided the location of the three debates without his input.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Iowa, Iowa Government

KWQC-TV Davenport

Workforce team to help Cherokee Tyson workers

Gov. Terry Branstad says a team of state workers from Iowa Workforce Development will head to Cherokee to help hundreds of workers losing their jobs when the Tyson Foods chicken processing plant closes in September.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Iowa Government, Iowa

News Observer

Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers

That was Gov. Terry Branstad in 2011. Branstad said he believed alternative energy development could be the key to bringing to fruition two of the governor's main goals: Bringing 200,000 jobs to Iowa by 2016 and increasing family income by 25 percent.

Comment?

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

Sunherald.com

Inspector had cited lauded Iowa nursing home

The Des Moines Register says the Woodland Terrace facility in Waverly was cited but not fined on May 13 for problems that included a food-preparation area that was littered with dust, debris and discarded food.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Inspector had cited lauded Iowa nursing home

The Des Moines Register says the Woodland Terrace facility in Waverly was cited but not fined on May 13 for problems that included a food-preparation area that was littered with dust, debris and discarded food.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors

Agri Marketing

Iowa Leaders Call For EPA Action To Restore A Robust RFS

IOWA LEADERS CALL FOR EPA ACTION TO RESTORE A ROBUST RFS Jul. 28, 2014 Source: Office of Iowa Governor Terry E. Branstad news release Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt.

Comment?

Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Governors, Agriculture, Science

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Osky News

President Obama approves Branstad's request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration

Governor Terry E. Branstad received word today that President Barack Obama approved his request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for 26 counties impacted by severe weather in June.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Weather, Iowa

Washington Times

Advocates hope for broader medical marijuana law

A narrowly focused medical marijuana law just took effect in Iowa, but advocates are already looking to see how they can expand access to the drug for the chronically ill.

Comment?

Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Iowa Government, Iowa, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Hawk Eye

Governor makes stop at fairgrounds

Once a farm kid, always a farm kid. Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad toured the Des Moines County Fair Saturday afternoon, and he ... Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad visits the Des Moines County Fair and greets Larry Darbyshire Saturday at the fairgrounds in West Burlington.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Governors, Des Moines County, IA

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••