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  1. Boone City Council member to challenge governor in primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... ds Mayor Ron Corbett in the GOP nomination for governor. Reynolds became governor last month when former Gov. Terry Branstad resigned to become U.S. ambassador to China.

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  2. Court: Democrat can sue Iowa over alleged GOP reprisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    The Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday a Democratic appointee can seek damages for alleged political retaliation he suffered under former Republican Gov. Terry Branstad, a decision that will make it easier for state residents to sue government officials who violate their rights. In a 4-3 decision, the court ruled former Iowa Workers' Compensation Commissioner Chris Godfrey can bring claims alleging his property and liberty interests were "violated by the partisan motivation" of Branstad, Gov. Kim Reynolds and their aides.

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  3. With Provocative Moves, U.S. Risks Unraveling Gains With ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... former governor of Georgia, said as he appeared with the new American ambassador, another former governor, Terry Branstad, and a handful of hat-wearing cattlemen at a restaurant called Char. Mr. Trump himself promoted the lifting of the beef ban as ...

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  4. Let Iowa Be A Warning About What Defunding Planned Parenthood Really MeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Refinery 29

    ... bills in the House and Senate become law. First, let's take a look at what happened in Iowa. Former Gov. Terry Branstad (now the U.S. ambassador to China ) signed a new health and human services budget in May that replaced Iowa's federal Medicaid ...

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  5. 'Farm boy' from Iowa tasked with bridging US-China divisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad speaks during a photocall and briefing to journalists Wednesday near his family at the ambassador's residence in Beijing, China. A self-described "farm boy from Iowa" who has known China's president for more than 30 years, Branstad made his first public appearance as the new U.S. ambassador in Beijing Wednesday.

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  6. China Won't Let Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Laureate, Get Cancer Treatment AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... for fundamental human rights in China." He was represented at the ceremony in Oslo by an empty chair . Terry Branstad, the American ambassador to China. He said he would love to see Liu Xiaobo get treatment "elsewhere," but he did not explicitly ...

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  7. Commentary: Get a juicy bite of China-U.S. tradeRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... documents. On Friday, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and the new U.S Ambassador to China Terry Branstad will hold a ceremony in Beijing and cut into a prime rib to mark the return of U.S. beef to China. As Perdue has put it, this is ...

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  8. New US envoy to China 'excited' to serveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | China Daily

    Terry Branstad, the new United States ambassador to China accompanied by members of his family, speaks to journalists at his official residence in Beijing on Wednesday. Zou Hong / China Daily Terry Branstad, the new United States ambassador to China, said on Wednesday that he looks forward to forging stronger ties between the two countries, as well as helping to arrange US President Donald Trump's visit to China later this year.

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  9. Trump considering trade action against China: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Hill

    ... issues, such as the threat from North Korea. We want to work together to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula," Terry Branstad, the U.S. ambassador in Beijing, said Wednesday. Relations with North Korea were further complicated for Trump after the ...

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  10. The Diplomat Who Defied the AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The New Yorker

    ... Rank, who was running the U.S. Embassy until the arrival of Trump's Ambassador-the former governor of Iowa Terry Branstad-is fifty-two, and has spent more than half his life in the Foreign Service. Growing up in Park Forest South, Illinois, a ...

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  11. U.S. envoy: China should allow Nobel laureate treatment abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | CTV

    The new U.S. ambassador to Beijing said Wednesday that Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo should be allowed to receive treatment outside China after being diagnosed with cancer while in prison for advocating democratic reforms. China should allow 61-year-old Liu to seek treatment elsewhere "if it would be of help," Ambassador Terry Branstad told reporters in his first public appearance since arriving in Beijing this week.

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  12. US envoy: China should allow Nobel laureate treatment abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Brandon Sun

    The new U.S. ambassador to Beijing said Wednesday that Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo should be allowed to receive treatment outside China after being diagnosed with cancer while in prison for advocating democratic reforms. China should allow 61-year-old Liu to seek treatment elsewhere "if it would be of help," Ambassador Terry Branstad told reporters in his first public appearance since arriving in Beijing this week.

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  13. Former Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad Tasked With Bridging US-China DivisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | News Max

    A self-described "farm boy from Iowa" who befriended China's president three decades ago is tasked with smoothing relations between the world's two largest economies amid increased unpredictability in American foreign diplomacy under President Donald Trump. Terry Branstad, 70, a former six-term governor of Iowa, made his debut Wednesday as the new U.S. ambassador in Beijing.

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  14. U.S. hopes to see Chinese activist Liu Xiaobo treated for cancer elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    New U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad speaks to the media next to his wife Christine during a press conference at his residence in Beijing on June 28, 2017. New U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad speaks to the media next to his wife Christine during a press conference at his residence in Beijing on June 28, 2017.

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  15. Trump growing frustrated with China, weighs trade steps: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Reuters

    ... on that, he needs to move ahead on his broader agenda on trade and on North Korea." U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, who arrived in Beijing on Tuesday, spoke reporters outside his residence on Wednesday and said the United States hoped to ...

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  16. Trade cooperation top priority for US AmbassadorRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | China Daily

    The United States Ambassador to China Terry Branstad delivers his first speech to Chinese media at the ambassador's residence in Beijing on June 28, 2017. The ambassador's wife, Chris Branstad, daughter Allison, son-in-law Jerry Costa and two granddaughters Sophia and Stella joined him to show their support.

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  17. Trump growing frustrated with China, weighs trade stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    ... line on trade with China. U.S. President Donald Trump (R) holds an umbrella over U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad, former governor of Iowa, as they arrive together aboard Air Force One at Eastern Iowa Airport in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S. June ...

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  18. US hopes to see Chinese activist Liu treated for cancer 'elsewhere'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Newly appointed U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad said on Wednesday the United States would like to see Nobel Peace Prize-winning activist Liu Xiaobo treated elsewhere for cancer, and that the two countries must work together on human rights. Student leader Joshua Wong chants slogans during a protest demanding the release of Chinese Nobel rights activist Liu Xiaobo outside China's Liaison Office in Hong Kong, China June 27, 2017.

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  19. U.S. says hopes China will approve more GMO corn for importRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Reuters

    ... from Dow AgroSciences and Monsanto. "We are hopeful that other ... corn traits can also be approved," said Terry Branstad, who arrived in Beijing on Tuesday to take up his post. China does not permit the planting of genetically modified food crops, ...

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  20. Soybean Diplomacy: New U.S. Ambassador to China Touts Agricultural TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Wall Street Journal

    Newly appointed U.S. Ambassador to China Terry Branstad touted trade as he took the helm of an important diplomatic mission that has been mired in uncertainty under the Trump administration. Earlier this month, David Rank, who had headed the embassy's work as chargA d'affaires since the departure of former Ambassador Max Baucus, resigned over the Trump administration's withdrawal from the Paris climate accord.

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