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  1. Former Iowa Governor Quietly Plotting a Congressional ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | National Journal

    Democrat Chet Culver is talking to supporters about running for Congress in 2016, a rare move for a former chief executive. Former Iowa Gov. Chet Culver, seen here at the 2008 Democratic National Convention, has faded from the political scene since his 2010 loss.

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  2. Culver eyes Congress in 2016, or maybe in 2018Read the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Cityview Online

    ... seat: Culver's father, John, was the Senator from Iowa from 1975 to 1981 - when he was unseated by Grassley. Chet Culver, who turned 49 in January, served 12 years in office - eight as Iowa secretary of state and four as governor - but he has been ...

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  3. Another View: Iowa egg industry hit by double whammyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... million after pleading guilty to bribing a federal inspector and other charges. That prompted former Iowa Gov. Chet Culver to initiate specific Iowa inspection reforms to keep the DeCosters and other lousy operators from ruining the Iowa egg ...

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  4. Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | WBNS

    ... a 2010 salmonella outbreak on the DeCosters' Maryland and Maine operations. That prompted former Iowa Gov. Chet Culver to initiate specific Iowa inspection reforms to keep the DeCosters and other lousy operators from ruining the Iowa egg business. ...

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  5. Vander Linden Capitol Update for April 23aRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Osky News

    It is important to Iowans that we do not spend more than we have and live within our means. While standing by this principle for the last five legislative sessions, Republicans have found common ground with the Governor and Senate Democrats.

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  6. Axelrod shares stories at SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Des Moines Register

    ... again. Then he turns right and paces east to west instead of north and south. The voice of former Iowa Governor Chet Culver is booming praises in David Axelrod's direction as he introduces him as the main speaker at a lecture sponsored by the Culver ...

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  7. Court awards fees to Governor Branstada s brother in fish kill caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | KCRG

    ... the DNR's initial estimate even if it didn't follow administrative rules. Davenport, an appointee of former Gov. Chet Culver, added that the fees weren't justified because “it cannot be seriously argued that these were the only fish killed as ...

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  8. Capitol Update for April 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Osky News

    ... financially disastrous plans. They may have decided to spend the state's ending balance and return the state to Chet Culver accounting by setting up across the board cuts in FY 2017, or they may have a plan to cut $227 million out of other programs ...

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  9. Vander Linden Capitol Update 3-26-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Osky News

    Legislative Democrats are not focused on student achievement or learning. They are focused on education spending.

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  10. Why the Common Core is wrong for IowaRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Tama News-Herald

    ... its own faults, but at least it was passed by the Iowa General Assembly and signed into law by former Governor Chet Culver. This is not the case with the CCSS being rolled into the Iowa Core. The Iowa State Board of Education just voted to roll the ...

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  11. More Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The cost of expanding and renovating the state women's prison at Mitchellville has now reached a projected $122 million. The Des Moines Register reports that some lawmakers were surprised by the new price tag, which is up from the initial estimate of $68 million when the project was approved by former Gov. Chet Culver.

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  12. Vander Linden Capitol Update 3-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Osky News

    The playing field is wildly tipped in favor of public-sector unions and against the taxpayers. HF 549, sent to the Senate this week, begins to level that playing field for school boards and administrators in negotiating contracts with teachers unions and helping rein in costs and align them with revenue.

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  13. Iowa Governor Terry Branstad is defending plans to give raises to some staffers in his officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... costs. He says there has not been such a financial request in years. Branstad said Monday that former Governor Chet Culver spent more money for such matters. Records show he spent about $3.4 million in the fiscal year that ended in 2009 and nearly ...

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  14. Iowa Governor Branstad defends plan to give raises to some staffersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KSFY

    ... other costs. He says there has not been such a financial request in years. Branstad said Monday that former Gov. Chet Culver spent more money for such matters. Records show he spent about $3.4 million in the fiscal year that ended in 2009 and nearly ...

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  15. More Questions than Answers After Fort Madison Prison HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | WHO-TV

    ... tag could be as high as $166 million, nearly $50 million over what was allocated back in 2008 under Governor Chet Culver. Several oversight committee members feel that number could be even higher. Phipps told the committee that contractors on the ...

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  16. Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapersRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... at that," Baldwin said. Yet again and again, Branstad aide Jimmy Centers says Branstad lays the blame on Gov. Chet Culver for design problems. "The governor is disappointed that the design of the prison, which occurred under the previous ...

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  17. Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WBNS

    ... at that," Baldwin said. Yet again and again, Branstad aide Jimmy Centers says Branstad lays the blame on Gov. Chet Culver for design problems. "The governor is disappointed that the design of the prison, which occurred under the previous ...

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  18. Biden to Dems: Run on what Obama and I have doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | USA Today

    ... The vice president discussed a wide range of economic policies and topics during his speech. Former Iowa Gov. Chet Culver shakes hands with Drake students prior to the start of Vice President Joe Biden's speech on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at Drake ...

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  19. Dr. Ted Crosbie Joins Renewable Energy Group's BoardRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Agri Marketing

    ... Officer, where he was first appointed by former Gov. Tom Vilsack in 2005, then re-appointed to the post by Gov. Chet Culver and Gov. Terry Branstad. "Ted Crosbie is a pioneer in agricultural research and development and brings extensive expertise to ...

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  20. Renewable Energy Group Adds Ted Crosbie to Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Business Wire

    Crosbie has served in leadership roles for multi-national companies where he led agronomic research and development and helped to establish one the world's largest plant breeding programs. He has also served as Iowa's Chief Technology Officer, where he was first appointed by former Gov. Tom Vilsack in 2005, then re-appointed to the post by Gov. Chet Culver and Gov. Terry Branstad.

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