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4 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.


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

Tue Jul 22, 2014


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.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors

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.


Related Topix: Des Moines, IA, US Governors

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.


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.


Related Topix: US Governors

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.


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.


Related Topix: US Governors, Washington, University of Iowa


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.


Related Topix: Iowa, US Governors

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.


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.


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.


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 .


Related Topix: US Governors


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.


Related Topix: US Governors, Chris Christie, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, US News

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.


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

Sat Jul 19, 2014


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.


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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Education Week

Syracuse mayor seeks to shelter young migrants

The mayor of Syracuse asked President Barack Obama on Thursday to speed along the approval process to provide a local shelter for young Central American migrants surging across the border.


Related Topix: Syracuse, NY, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, US Governors

The Weekly Standard

Rick Perry, Version 2.0

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, WebMD, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Jerry Brown, Andrew Cuomo

Chris Christie isn't running for president -- which is why he's in Iowa: Friday Morning Coffee

Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. It might be because it's the weekend -- or because we're in a beachy frame of mind -- but we're shifting our gaze East to the Garden State this morning, the land where screen doors slam, Mary's dress flaps in the breeze and people randomly strap their hands across each other's engines without so much as a ... (more)


Related Topix: Chris Christie

WHO-TV Des Moines

Flags Set to be Lowered for WWII Veteran

Flags will be lowered to half-staff this weekend in honor of an Iowa airman killed in World War Two.


Related Topix: Iowa, US Governors

CBS Local

Christie Steers Talk Away From His Own Political Future In Iowa Tour

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie greets guests after delivering a speach at the "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.


Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Davenport, IA, Marion, IA