Terry Branstad Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. ISU ag center, Iowa Flood Center on budget chopping blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Hawk Eye

    ... center could be restored or be directed to UI, but he said it would impact something else in the budget. Gov. Terry Branstad publicly has praised the Iowa Flood Center. Ben Hammes, a spokesman for the governor, declined to comment on the proposed ...

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  2. China to allow in more Hollywood movies to appease Trump on trade deficit, says researcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | NEWS.com.au

    ... said. One example, said Mei, would be purchasing goods from agricultural states such as Iowa, whose Governor, Terry Branstad, has been named US ambassador to China and has close connections with Xi. It was also possible for China to import more ...

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  3. Hundreds in Blue Flood Statehouse to Push for Water PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | WHO-TV

    ... to fund the trust, despite previous approval from voters, because they don't want to raise taxes. Governor Terry Branstad has echoed that hesitance. Supporters of the higher sales tax are looking at a plan that would try to offset that increase by ...

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  4. Sesame Street Debuts New Character, Autism Community Calls it a 'Win'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | WHO-TV

    For decades, the TV show Sesame Street has tackled a variety of issues and topics. Now, the popular children's program has a new character that will better relate to its audience.

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  5. Iowa may absorb $3M cost of cutting Planned Parenthood fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... GOP plan is short-sighted. The move - first reported by the Bleeding Heartland blog - would stray from Gov. Terry Branstad's original suggestion to use separate federal grant money to pay for the program that purposely excludes health clinics that ...

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  6. Des Moines, Iowa (Ap) - The Legislature has sent the governor a bill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | The Fairfield Ledger

    The Legislature has sent the governor a bill that would let police officers stop and ticket drivers who were texting while driving. The legislation approved Monday by the House would take effect July 1 if Gov. Terry Branstad were to sign it as expected.

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... of 2018. The budget cuts comes from an overall state budget cut of $117.8 million, approved by Governor Terry Branstad in January. The university originally planned to cover the cuts by taking away scholarships from students in the upcoming school ...

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  8. Opposition growing to Iowa bill making many 911 calls secretRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | News Tribune

    ... as the Senate considers whether to schedule it for a vote, the final approval needed before going to Gov. Terry Branstad. One organization that tracks state legislation said the ambiguous wording could be interpreted to include cameras and ...

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  9. Branstad goes to Washington to discuss ambassador nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad says he'll have private meetings with members of Congress this week to discuss his consideration as U.S. ambassador to China. Branstad says he'll meet with members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and officials at the State Department.

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  10. Branstad, Reynolds highlight importance of severe weather preparednessRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds highlighted the importance of preparing for Iowa's severe weather season.

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  11. Branstad Preps for China MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says he'll have private meetings with members of Congress this week to discuss his consideration as U.S. ambassador to China. Branstad is scheduled to be in Washington through Thursday: He says he'll meet with members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and officials at the State Department.

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  12. Iowa Firearms Coalition Week 12 Update from the LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | AmmoLand

    By now you probably know, there was no vote in Iowa Senate on HF517 last week due to tight schedules in the legislature thanks to the second funnel of 2017. Senator Brad Zaun has assured us publicly that the bill will be run for debate and a vote this coming Tuesday, April 4th.

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  13. President Trump needs a win, but it's not clear where that will come fromRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    ... Republican. The state hast been used to big surpluses and not these shortfalls we've seen recently. Governor Terry Branstad proposes dropping another $173 million from the budget proposed for the fiscal year that starts July first. Here's where some ...

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  14. Opposition grows to Iowa bill making many 911 calls secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | The Daily News-Record

    ... as the Senate considers whether to schedule it for a vote, the final approval needed before going to Gov. Terry Branstad. While states often debate which 911 calls should be public records, the sweeping Iowa measure appears rare. One organization ...

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  15. Branstad in DC for ambassadorship meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Gov. Terry Branstad is in Washington DC this week for meetings related to his nomination for U.S. Ambassador to China.

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  16. IC group accuses restaurants of lowering wages after legislative actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    IC group accuses restaurants of lowering wages after legislative action Lang 04/03/17 An Iowa City activist group is calling for a boycott of three businesses it says are lowering wages in light of recent state legislative actionaccusations the owner of the businesses says aren't true. Last week, Gov. Terry Branstad signed into law a bill maintaining a statewide minimum wage of $7.25 an hour.

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  17. Iowa governor defends regulator who works as private lawyerRead the original story

    Monday Apr 3 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Gov. Terry Branstad says Iowa Utilities Board chairwoman Geri Huser has done nothing wrong in maintaining a busy outside law practice while earning a $128,900 state salary. Branstad said Monday that Huser has put in a "tremendous amount of time" leading the three-member board that regulates electric and gas utilities.

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  18. For some, legislative session has been 'nightmare scenario'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Hawk Eye

    With Republicans in control of state government, Iowa union leaders approached this legislative session with apprehension, but say they never envisioned lawmakers would approve such dramatic changes to laws governing worker rights and pay. GOP legislators, with support from Republican Gov. Terry Branstad, have tightened the workers' compensation system, severely limited the scope of collective bargaining rights for public employee unions and banned local minimum wage increases, reversing raises in some counties.

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  19. Forget coal. This is how to revive rural America.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 3 | Mother Jones

    ... says Chris Kunkle, a Western policy manager at industry advocacy group Wind on the Wires. Iowa's Gov. Terry Branstad credits wind energy with drawing $12 billion worth of investments to his state. It also added 11 manufacturing facilities and ...

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  20. Group calls for boycott of Iowa City restaurants paying less than $10.10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | KCRG

    Some in Iowa City aren't happy with a restaurant group allegedly bringing its minimum wage back down to $7.25. People are calling for a boycott of three restaurants owned by the Etre restaurant group, but the group says those who think that have been misinformed.

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