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GOP Govs Don't Fear Backlash Over Hobby Lobby Ruling

Republican governors have given their approval to the Hobby Lobby ruling and say they are not concerned it could reignite accusations of a GOP "war on women," Politico reported.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mary Fallin, Scott Walker, US Governors, Chris Christie

Sun Jul 13, 2014

WBNS

Scripture reference timed to daily prayers

A Bible verse that offers the formula for national healing is being linked to this July 14 and calls for twice-daily prayers.

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Related Topix: Davenport, IA, US Governors

The Item

Obama seeks governors' support on immigrant kids

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Matthews Burwell met privately with dozens of governors Sunday as the Obama administration tried to get support from the leaders of states that will host thousands of the Central American children who have crossed the Mexican border on their own since Oct. 1. Governors of both parties expressed concerns ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Governors, John Hickenlooper, US News, Scott Walker, Chris Christie

The Island Packet

Governors group skirts 'radioactive' Common Core

They cite concern about the federal government's role in the classroom. The educational standards were not on the formal agenda during a three-day meeting of the National Governors Association in Nashville, but were discussed along the sidelines of the meeting.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors

Bellingham Herald

Another Christie aide to testify on lane shutdown

FILE In this Wednesday, June 25, 2014 file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie addresses a gathering at a town hall meeting in Haddon Heights, N.J. The New Jersey state Senate has confirmed the two men Christie wants to add to the board of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Haddon Heights, NJ, Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Andrew Cuomo

Sat Jul 12, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Dying Man Deserves Help from Governor, Iowan Demands

Branstad will pardon turkeys and pigs, but he won't pardon Benton Mackenzie, a dying cancer patient who used medical marijuana.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Des Moines, IA, US Governors

Osky News

Governor Branstad issues disaster proclamation for four counties,...

Today, Gov. Terry E. Branstad issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for Benton, Butler, Mahaska and Tama counties.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Weather, Iowa Government, Iowa

The Fresno Bee

Republican governors' words shift on gay marriage

While the Republican Party's religious conservatives continue to fight against same-sex marriage, its governors appear to be backing off their opposition- in their rhetoric, at least.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Scott Walker, US Governors, Chris Christie, Steve Beshear

ABC News

Republican Governors' Words Shift on Gay Marriage

Deep in the nation's Bible Belt, new signs emerged this weekend of an evolution among Republican governors on gay marriage, an explosive social issue that has divided America's families and politics for years.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Scott Walker, US Governors, Chris Christie

News 4 Jax

Dog tracks cornered by wagering woes, racing foes

A mural-sized photograph at Flagler Dog Track celebrates the good old days, decades gone: Men and women in their finest clothes lean against the fence to catch a glimpse of the greyhounds, the stands emblazoned with red, white and blue bunting, radio men perched in a booth to bring the action to fans at home.

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Related Topix: Florida, US Governors, Games, Poker

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Tama News-Herald

Governor issues disaster proclamation, Individual Assistance for Tama County

Today Gov. Terry E. Branstad issued a proclamation of disaster emergency for Tama, Benton, , Butler and Mahaska counties.

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Related Topix: Tama County, IA, US Governors, Tama, IA, Weather

KWWL-TV Waterloo

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad announced July 9 that three long-term care facilities have been selected to receive a 2014 Governor's Award for Quality Care in Health Care Facilities.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Long Term Care, Health, Medicine, Nursing, Fort Dodge, IA

Wall Street Journal

Christie Bolsters GOP Standing With Cash Haul...

The Republican Governors Association continues to raise record-setting sums of money under the leadership of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie , highlighting the enduring star power of the potential presidential contender as he tries to recover from the damaging George Washington Bridge scandal.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Monmouth University, Asbury Park, NJ, Barack Obama, Opinion

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Branstad Expands List of Iowa Disaster Proclamations

Seven more Iowa counties have been added to the list of disaster areas from storms in the last two weeks.

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Related Topix: Iowa, US Governors, Weather

Cityview Online

Huh? Party of Branstad, Grassley wants term limits. New platform would ban gay marriage, kill Obamacare

Terry Branstad has been governor of Iowa for nearly 20 years. He was elected to four terms, sat out for a bit, was re-elected in 2010 and now is seeking his sixth term.

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Related Topix: Wedding, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Immigration Reform, ATF

KSFY

Transit Task Force working to save the Sioux Falls bus system

"In most cities, the fixed route system is going to have the major part of the budget.

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WOWT-TV Omaha

Iowa Issues Severe Weather Proclamation

Gov. Terry Branstad has issued a disaster emergency proclamation for seven Iowa counties in response to recent storms and flooding.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Weather, Iowa

West Liberty Index

Deluge drains away

It's been a long and wet week for many in the community, as water levels descend, clean up commences.

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Related Topix: West Liberty, IA, Natural Disasters, Flood, Weather, US Governors, Muscatine County, IA

River Cities' Reader

Medical Marijuana in Iowa Is Long Overdue

The dose measure a dose packet and drink all of time for purposes not take this medication guide important information you should not listed in this medication.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Long Grove, IA, US Governors, Prison

Star Tribune

Dog tracks cornered by wagering woes, racing foes

A mural-sized photograph at Flagler Dog Track celebrates the good old days, decades gone: Men and women in their finest clothes lean against the fence to catch a glimpse of the greyhounds, the stands emblazoned with red, white and blue bunting, radio men perched in a booth to bring the action to fans at home.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Games, Poker

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