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  1. Branstad to go before Senate committee Tuesday for ambassador hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    A U.S. Senate committee will consider the nomination of Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as ambassador to China during a hearing Tuesday at the nation's capitol in Washington. Branstad, who concluded Saturday what likely was his final legislative session as governor, was nominated last year by President Donald Trump to serve as the nation's chief envoy to China.

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  2. Senate committee sets hearing for Branstad's ambassador postRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    A U.S. Senate committee has scheduled a hearing to consider Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad's nomination as ambassador to China. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee announced Tuesday it will hold a hearing May 2 to discuss Branstad's nomination.

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  3. Is it time to start the school day later?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    ... midst of Webster City is a jewel of great historical relevance. The Wilson Brewer Park, home to the ... Gov. Terry Branstad announced (Jan 10) in his Condition of the State address - delivered at a joint session of the ...

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  4. 'Bachelor' star charged in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    ... at the end of his season, but their relationship ended shortly after the show. The crash comes as Gov. Terry Branstad and lawmakers have expressed alarm about a rising number of deaths on Iowa roadways caused by intoxicated and distracted drivers. ...

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  5. 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules charged in deadly Iowa crashRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | KMIR 6

    ... at the end of his season, but their relationship ended shortly after the show. The crash comes as Gov. Terry Branstad and lawmakers have expressed alarm about a rising number of deaths on Iowa roadways caused by intoxicated and distracted drivers. ...

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  6. Branstad nomination hearing set for next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KCRG

    Governor Terry Branstad's office has announced the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee will consider Governor Terry Branstad's nomination for U.S. Ambassador to China at a hearing next week.

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  7. Senate committee hearing set for Branstad as U.S. Ambassador to ChinaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    It looks like the wheels are finally turning for the process to confirm Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as the U.S. Ambassador of China. According to the governor's office, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will consider the nomination on Tues.

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  8. Branstad defends remodeling new building amid budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KCRG

    Gov. Terry Branstad is defending the Iowa Utilities Board's plan to renovate its six-year-old building despite budget cuts across state government. Branstad said Tuesday that money for remodeling the interior of the IUB building is not part of the state budget that goes into effect in July.

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  9. 'Bachelor' Star Chris Soules Arrested for Allegedly Causing and Fleeing Deadly CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Time

    ... nurse Whitney Bischoff, but their relationship ended shortly after the show. The crash comes as Gov. Terry Branstad and lawmakers have expressed alarm about a rising number of deaths on Iowa roadways caused by intoxicated and distracted drivers. ...

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  10. Confirmed: Governor to D.C. Next Week for Hearings on Future Job in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa-Channel 13 has confirmed that Iowa Governor Terry Branstad will be in Washington, D.C. next week for his confirmation hearings to become the next U.S. Ambassador to China. The hearing is set for Tuesday before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, according to a source close to the governor.

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  11. Richard Dreyfuss Endorses Candidate In Iowa Governor's RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Rich Leopold, Dr. Andy McGuire and Jon Neiderbach, according to local news station KCCI . Iowa Governor Terry Branstad currently serves the state and is the longest-serving governor in the United States. Branstad is President Donald Trump's pick to ...

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  12. No long term water quality fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRG

    ... Bill Northey is thankful for that, he says they will be able to expand water quality efforts. Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant-Governor Kim Reynolds wanted to use the extra revenue from a sales tax for education and water quality. Over the ...

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  13. Gov. Branstad to likely sign medical marijuana billRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRG

    Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad signs a bill into law on Feb. 17, 2015. It passed the Senate.

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  14. Workforce, innovation priorities during Iowa Year of ManufacturingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Owatonna People's Press

    Addressing Iowa's workforce issues is key to having something to celebrate during the state's "Year of Manufacturing" that Gov. Terry Branstad kicked off Monday.

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  15. Branstad likely to sign medical cannabis billRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Owatonna People's Press

    Gov. Terry Branstad said Monday he likely will sign into law legislation to expand access to medical cannabis for more seriously ill Iowans, but first he wants to make sure the bill doesn't have unintended consequences that would allow recreational use of marijuana-derived products.

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  16. Gov. Branstad defends transition funds for Lt. Gov. ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRG

    Governor Branstad responded to criticism from Democrats who think Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds shouldn't get state funding for he transition when she becomes governor. "The democrats, the same democrats when they controlled everything gave $170,000 for Culver's transition and our budget for the governor's office is less than it was when Culver left office, those liberal democrats have nothing to talk about here," Branstad said.

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  17. The controversial 'stand your ground' law is seeing a resurgence despite strong oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2013 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... life?" The answer turned out to be yes. The bill passed largely along party lines, and on April 13, Governor Terry Branstad signed it into law. For four years, between 2012 and 2016, every state that tried to enact "stand your ground" legislation ...

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  18. Branstad Suggests Democratic Transition Cost Complaints are SexistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    Governor Terry Branstad and Republicans in the legislature are pushing back against Democrats who've complained about the 150-thousand dollar "transition budget" for Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds. Branstad and Reynolds say much of that 150-thousand dollars will be used to pay staff who leave the governor's office their accumulated unused sick leave and vacation time.

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  19. Branstad defends $150,000 for transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Owatonna People's Press

    Gov. Terry Branstad played the gender card Monday to counter Democratic complaints over his $150,000 transition request for Lt.

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  20. Governor Branstad on $150K for Lt. Governor Reynolds' Role TransitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV

    During a news conference on Monday morning, Governor Branstad delivered a fiery response to those who question the $150,000 appropriations regarding Kim Reynolds' transition to the governorship. "The Democrats, the same Democrats, when they controlled everything, gave $170,000 for Culver's transition, and our budget for the Governor's Office is less than it was when Culver left office.

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