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  1. Iowa governor attempting to impose Christianity as state government's religion, say rights groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Raw Story

    Advocates for the separation of church and state are acting swiftly to scuttle a plan by Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad to flood the state's 99 courthouses with praying, Bible-reading Christians activists for four days. The Des Moines Register reported that the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa, the Freedom From Religion Foundation and the group Iowa Atheists and Freethinkers have roundly condemned the action as a high-handed attempt to establish Christianity as the official religion of the state government.

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  2. Pekin senior recognized for academic achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Pekin High School 2016 graduate Gwynne Wright is recognized by Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds for her outstanding academic achievements at the 14th Annual Governor's Scholar Recognition Ceremony.

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  3. Iowa's Governor Signed A Proclamation Encouraging Iowans To Read The Bible Every DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | ThinkProgress

    Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad delivers his annual Condition of the State address before a joint session of the Iowa Legislature Iowa Governor Terry Branstad signed a proclamation in April encouraging "all Iowans" to participate in a statewide Bible-reading marathon, but the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa argues the declaration is unconstitutional. The ACLU and two other groups, the Wisconsin-based Freedom from Religion Foundation and the Iowa Atheists and Freethinkers, claim the governor's proclamation promotes one religion over others and over nonreligion.

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  4. Plan would raise tuition at 3 Iowa universities by $300Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... that the freeze was contingent upon receiving additional state funding. The budget signed last week by Gov. Terry Branstad gives the universities a $6.3 million increase, less than one-third of the $20.3 million they had requested. The tuition ...

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  5. Iowa schools get another year to get ready for electronic assessment testsRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | KCRG

    ... The new Smarter Balanced assessment will go into effect in the 2017-2018 school year after action by Governor Terry Branstad last week. It makes the switch to the electronic assessments a requirement but grants districts a delay of one year to get ...

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  6. Iowa Colleges Tuition HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | KICD-AM Spencer

    ... that the freeze was contingent upon receiving additional state funding. The budget signed last week by Gov. Terry Branstad gives the universities a $6.3 million increase, less than one-third of the $20.3 million they had requested. The tuition ...

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  7. Proposed Plan Would Increase Tuition at 3 Iowa UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... that the freeze was contingent upon receiving additional state funding. The budget signed last week by Gov. Terry Branstad gives the universities a $6.3 million increase, less than one-third of the $20.3 million they had requested. The tuition ...

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  8. Answer Man: Keep trying for Whiskey Creek refundsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    ... proposal in mid-January, but it was mid-March before a full announcement was made in Mason City, with Gov. Terry Branstad on hand, and that's when Prestage Farms was identified as the company. Barely six weeks later , the Mason City City Council ...

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  9. Iowa Gold Star Military Museum Hosting Memorial Day Observance, Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Iowa Gold Star Military Museum will host its annual Memorial Day observance and open house on Monday and Governor Branstad will be in attendance. The event will take place at the museum from 5 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Camp Dodge Joint Maneuver Training Center.

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  10. Memorial Day Events in our AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... War, and Vietnam War, a vintage military aircraft flyover by a Stearman PT-17 biplane, and Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, who signs a new biography about his long tenure as Iowa's governor 8:30 AM Memorial Day services in Iowa City - Memorial Day ...

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  11. U.S. Senate Democratic candidates talk issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Mount Carmel Baptist Church hosted a forum, where 3 of the 4 democratic candidates had the opportunity to distinguish themselves. These candidates discussed a lot of the issues at the frontline for many voters.

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  12. Now it's easier for cities, businesses to apply for tax creditsRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | KCRG

    A bill that makes it easier for cities and businesses to apply for tax credits is now law in Iowa. Governor Terry Branstad signed it into law yesterday in the courtyard of the Schmidd Innovation Center in the Millwork District in downtown Dubuque.

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  13. Iowa Supreme Court Bans Life Without Parole for Teen KillersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | ABC News

    ... life-without-parole sentences for the rare offender whose crimes reflect "irreparable corruption." Gov. Terry Branstad signed a law last year that retained the sentence as an option that judges could impose on juvenile killers. Critics such as the ...

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  14. Trump says ethanol key to 'complete American energy independence'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Autoblog

    ... is our country's most successful energy policy. "His announcement today that he would meet with Iowa Governor Terry Branstad about ensuring a strong RFS past 2022 is great news. The RFS protects affordable options for consumers at the pump, it ...

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  15. Deadline nears for Branstad to sign or veto budget billsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | KCRG

    The deadline is approaching for Gov. Terry Branstad to sign or veto several bills related to Iowa's next state budget. Branstad has 30 days after the legislative session adjourns to deal with remaining legislation.

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  16. Build it and he will come: MLB commish Rob Manfred visits Field of DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Sporting News

    ... ork, and then I watched the movie for probably the 25th time." Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad were among others on hand for the announcement. They were joined by area youth baseball players.

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  17. Vin Scully recreates famous 'Field of Dreams' monologueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... Scully's speech comes as MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred, Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz and Iowa governor Terry Branstad announced "We Are Baseball," a two-year North American tour of the National Baseball Hall of Fame, at the Dyersville, Iowa, farm ...

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  18. Animal Nutrition Company Ajinomoto Heartland, Inc. Celebrates 30 Years In Eddyville, IARead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Agri Marketing

    ... areas we have in Iowa. It's companies like Ajinomoto that have made that possible," said Iowa Governor Mr. Terry Branstad. "It's been exciting to come back over the years to see the growth, the development and the quality jobs that have been ...

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  19. Local students recognized by Branstad for academic excellenceRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Http

    WEST DES MOINES - Alexa DeVore, a student at Clarke, and Garrison Antoine, a student at Murray, were recognized by Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt.

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  20. Spokesman: Branstad cancels Iowa events because he has coldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Gov. Terry Branstad has canceled a day of public events in Iowa because he has a cold. A press release says Branstad's office will reschedule two events set for Monday because the governor has "a bout of seasonal illness."

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