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  1. Larry Hill (right) receiving his oath of office from notary public Debbe Nelson.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | KIMT

    Dr. Larry Hill has been named by Governor Branstad to serve a second four-year term. The Iowa Board of Educational Examiners sets license standards for classroom teachers and administrators, hold legal hearings on ethical violations by educators and is currently implementing the first-in-the-nation mandatory ethics training for teachers.

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  2. Iowa revenue remains steady going into new fiscal yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... is unlikely to greatly change what was already expected to be a challenging budget year. Roederer said Gov. Terry Branstad's roughly $7.3 billion budget proposal will remain the same. The Revenue Estimating Conference was created during budget ...

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  3. An ounce of preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... a dance. It is quite a big scenario and it gets more involved as the weather gets more severe." Recently Gov. Terry Branstad has proclaimed the week of March 23 through 27 as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Iowa. Each day is designed to focus on a ...

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  4. Agencies use exemption to Iowa open records ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... else can be categorized as a confidential personnel record, despite the law's presumption of openness. Gov. Terry Branstad and some lawmakers argue the exemption goes too far in limiting information and are supporting a bill that would require ...

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  5. Top Donors to Iowa Governor Complained About Gay Ex-Workers' Comp OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    The founders of a beef company who were major donors to Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad's campaign were among the business leaders who raised concerns about a gay state official the governor later tried to force out, according to court documents released to The Associated Press on. In a legal deposition, Branstad denied allegations levied in a lawsuit that he targeted former Iowa Workers' Compensation Commissioner Chris Godfrey because Godfrey is gay.

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  6. Martin O'Malley hopes years of political investment in Iowa pay offRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... has a very difficult task ahead," said Jack Hatch (D), who lost last fall's gubernatorial race to incumbent Terry Branstad (R). "But for him to come out and campaign with us like he did showed he was more sophisticated than the others looking at ...

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  7. Nami DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KIMT

    Leaders and parents spoke out about their concerns with the mental health system in Iowa, especially considering the planned closings of two of the state's four mental health institutes. They say they want positive change, something they say won't happen, because Governor Terry Branstad is proposing to shut down two mental health institutes by July.

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  8. Pregnant woman stabbed after responding to Craigslist postRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... woman from Sioux City is dead after an accident in the westbound lanes of Highway 20 Wednesday morning. Gov. Terry Branstad says the founders of a beef company who were major donors to his political campaign were among those raising concerns about a ...

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  9. March is Problem Gambling Awareness monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... woman from Sioux City is dead after an accident in the westbound lanes of Highway 20 Wednesday morning. Gov. Terry Branstad says the founders of a beef company who were major donors to his political campaign were among those raising concerns about a ...

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  10. Weakening economy seen ahead for rural parts of 10 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... woman from Sioux City is dead after an accident in the westbound lanes of Highway 20 Wednesday morning. Gov. Terry Branstad says the founders of a beef company who were major donors to his political campaign were among those raising concerns about a ...

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  11. Nebraska lawmakers have revved up a new debate over the state's motorcycle helmet lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... woman from Sioux City is dead after an accident in the westbound lanes of Highway 20 Wednesday morning. Gov. Terry Branstad says the founders of a beef company who were major donors to his political campaign were among those raising concerns about a ...

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  12. The tax hike states are agreeing onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and Economic Policy . Iowa become the ninth last month when its split legislature and Republican Gov. Terry Branstad approved a 10-cent hike. "This is a great example, on a difficult and controversial issue, of the kind of bipartisan cooperation ...

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  13. A Band-Aid for Roads: Iowa's Gas-Tax Hike Is a Short-Term Fix for a Long-Term ProblemRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | River Cities' Reader

    ... increase in the gas tax was pushed quickly through the legislature last month and was signed by Governor Terry Branstad. The hike was introduced in the House and Senate as study bills on February 10 and was signed into law 15 days later. ( See the ...

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  14. 5 Ways States Are Trying to Erode Abortion Access This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... which established the regulation in 2013. The Board's decision came after anti-abortion Republican Gov. Terry Branstad replaced all 10 existing board members with his own appointees. Previously, Iowa pregnant women could obtain an examination by a ...

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  15. Governor Branstad to Speak at Solar Day 4.0 at StatehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Governor Terry Branstad is expected to speak Thursday morning at the State Capitol in support of further development of solar energy in the state. Solar Day 4.0 marks the fourth annual event at the capitol, aimed at bringing solar energy installers, manufacturers, renewable energy advocates and customers together.

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  16. Paying fealty to farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Economist

    ... future of ethanol quotas have hit farm incomes and cost jobs, including at Iowa tractor factories. Governor Terry Branstad of Iowa, who calls the Ag Summit a "bold and brilliant" way to educate presidential candidates about farming, notes that ...

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  17. Iowa Republican Party Selects Straw Poll LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The Republican Party of Iowa will host its 2015 Straw Poll at the Central Iowa Expo in Boone, IA., on August 8th. The decision was made Thursday morning during a conference call meeting of the State Central Committee.

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  18. Ames Straw Poll Leaving AmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    So I guess from one perspective Terry Branstad got his way: the Iowa governor's outspoken criticism of the quadrennial Ames Straw Poll didn't kill the lucrative event. But it won't be the Ames Straw Poll any more, as the Iowa GOP decided to move it a bit to the north and to the west, to the mighty city of Boone , birthplace of Mamie Eisenhower, and more to the point, home of the Central Iowa Expo, a venue for agricultural shows and such .

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  19. Meet The Woman Who Could Help Restore Voting Rights To Thousands Of Convicted Felons In IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... 2011, she would have been in the clear. On that day - the first of his term - newly elected Republican Gov. Terry Branstad issued an executive order reversing former Gov. Tom Vilsack (D)'s 2005 order which had restored the right to vote to felons ...

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  20. Salutes legislators for voteRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Messenger

    With a bipartisan effort on Feb. 24, legislators in both houses passed a necessary user fee increase to improve the roads and bridges in Iowa. The following day Gov. Branstad signed it into law.

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