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2 hrs ago | 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.

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3 hrs ago | 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.

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7 hrs ago | 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Over 100 Iowa Families to Welcome Undocumented Children

When Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad refused to receive undocumented, unaccompanied Central American children in his state, the Eychaner Foundation launched the "1,000 Kids For Iowa" campaign, which in a scant 10 days received 600 offers of assistance.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Iowa leaders clash over undocumented immigrant children

The debate over how to curb illegal immigration has made its way into Iowa, and Iowa Politics.

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Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, US Governors

KWQC-TV Davenport

Despite Clinton: O'Malley in Iowa amid 2016 talk

Hillary Rodham Clinton has dominated talk about the next presidential campaign, but Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is becoming an active voice in early voting states like Iowa and New Hampshire.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Drudge Retort

Religious Leaders Embrace Cause of Immigrant Children

After protesters shouting "Go home" turned back busloads of immigrant mothers and children in Murrieta, Calif., a furious Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan, the Roman Catholic archbishop of New York, sat down at his notepad and drafted a blog post detailing his shame at the episode, writing, "It was un-American; it was unbiblical; it was inhumane."

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Related Topix: Murrieta, CA, Roman Catholic Church, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

WOWT-TV Omaha

Branstad, Republican Nominees To Stop In Council Bluffs

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and other Republican nominees visit Pottawattamie County next Wednesday for a tour of the 3rd Congressional District.

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Buenos Aires Herald

Shame on governors who are turning children away

Democrat states should be offering to take some of the 57,000 kids who have crossed into the US NEW HAVEN - Immigration is a complex problem.

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Related Topix: US News, Family, Kids, Southbury, CT

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