Terry Branstad Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Reynolds responds to budget shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KCRG

    Iowa's likely future governor echoed what current governor Terry Branstad announced to cut more than $100 million from the state's budget. "We believe by making the tough decisions now, it really puts us in a better place for '18 and '19.

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    Jan 13, 2017 | Louisburg Herald

    This week on the podcast, reporters discuss farewells for President Barack Obama and Gov. Terry Branstad and what's on reporter Erin Murphy's mind as he prepares to launch a new political column. On Iowa Politics is a weekly news and analysis podcast that re-creates the conversations that happen when Iowa's political reporters get together after the day's deadlines have been met.

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  3. branstad-and-china-llpkg-transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KIMT

    When asked how it felt to be chosen to become the next Ambassador to China, Governor Terry Branstad couldn't hide the grin on his face. "It's pretty hard to imagine that a farm kid from Winnebago county would first of all serve 22 years as governor, that's an all-time record in United States history, but to be selected by the President-Elect of the United States to be the Ambassador of China," Branstad said.

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  4. Branstad appoints ex-deputy AG to public information boardRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Gov. Terry Branstad has appointed a former high-ranking state government lawyer, a former Polk County supervisor and a retired newspaper publisher to the Iowa Public Information Board. Branstad announced Friday that former deputy attorney general Julie Pottorff will fill a term on the board that expires in 2020.

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  5. Assistant county attorney nominated for open district judge positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... nominee is private criminal defense Mike Lahammer, who has owned his law firm in Cedar Rapids in 2002. Gov. Terry Branstad will appoint one of those two to replace Robert Sosalla, who retired in July. The 6th Judicial District covers Johnson, Linn, ...

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  6. School board meets to discuss budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... working on things; we will have it ironed out and ready for the board Jan. 23," Noll said. In light of Gov. Terry Branstad's call for a two-year commitment of around 2 percent for schools each year, Noll had this to say: "We have the perfect storm ...

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  7. Whata s next for the Affordable Care Act?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... Donald Trump plans to repeal the act, many people are wondering what's next, including Iowa's Governor Terry Branstad. "The problem they have is to replace it, it's going to really take some time. I don't think they really want to fully repeal it, ...

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  8. Governor's plan would cut $750,000 from EICC budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KCRG

    Iowa lawmakers are looking to cut $100 million from the state's current budget, and college students may be the ones to pay the price. Earlier this week, Gov. Terry Branstad proposed $110 million in cuts, including $8.7 million from the state's community colleges.

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  9. Commentary: A legacy to be carried on in U.S.-China relationsRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... in Beijing is a key post that garners plenty of attention and high expectation. Trump's pick of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad may be a sign of goodwill. Branstad is an old friend of the Chinese people, and Beijing has expressed its welcome. It is ...

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  10. Report: Trump orders ambassadors to leave posts by inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Hill

    ... ankruptcy lawyer and campaign adviser, has been tapped to serve as U.S. ambassador to Israel, while Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has been chosen to serve in China.

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  11. Iowa's top election official announces voter ID billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KRON 4

    ... his October comments and reiterated the system is clean, but said it needed to be kept that way. Gov. Terry Branstad and Republican leaders will have a hold on state government when the Legislature convenes Monday and have indicated support for a ...

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  12. Voter Fraud Isn't A Problem In Iowa, But Republican Pushes An ID Law AnywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Switched

    ... Republicans gained control of the Iowa Legislature for the first time in nearly two decades . Republican Gov. Terry Branstad said on Tuesday that it "makes sense" to look at a voter ID law. Pate said Thursday that he had already had positive ...

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  13. Branstad wants to exempt K-12 schools, Medicaid from budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Fairfield Ledger

    With $100 million in state spending cuts looming, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad said Wednesday he does not want those cuts to come from spending on K-12 public education, health care for the state's Medicaid recipients or commercial property tax credits. Tax revenue has grown slower than estimated, so the governor and state lawmakers must agree to roughly $100 million in spending cuts in the current fiscal year, which started on July 1, 2016, and ends June 30, 2017.

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  14. Reynolds has $1.1 million for 2018 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Northfield News

    ... committee announced details of her 2016 fundraising totals in an email on Wednesday. If, as expected, Gov. Terry Branstad is confirmed as the new U.S. ambassador to China, Reynolds will replace him, and she is widely expected to run in 2018. She ...

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  15. Branstad Says Tax Cuts Unlikely in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has a message for his fellow Republicans in the legislature: 2017 is not the time to cut state taxes. Branstad is entering his 22nd year as governor, but he's only had a Republican-controlled legislature for two of those years.

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  16. Are the rules for others?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and his wife, Christine, are introduced during the Iowa Governor's Inaugural Ball Jan. 16, 2015 in Des Moines. A charity controlled by Branstad has missed a deadline for disclosing the names of donors who paid for his 2015 inaugural celebration, keeping them secret even as he prepares to become the U.S. ambassador to China.

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  17. Branstad won't recommend tax cuts to budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The Messenger

    Outgoing Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad said Wednesday that he doesn't think tax cuts are feasible during the upcoming session, a position that seems to put him at odds with fellow Republicans who will control both chambers of the Legislature. Branstad told reporters at the annual Associated Press legislative seminar that although he generally supports tax reform, immediate cuts aren't sustainable amid the state's financial climate.

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  18. K-12 schools, Medicaid should be spared from budget cuts, Branstad saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Northfield News

    With $100 million in state spending cuts looming, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad said Wednesday he does not want those cuts to come from spending on K-12 public education, health care for the state's Medicaid recipients or commercial property tax credits.

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  19. Hotline Extra: Massachusetts, Iowa Races Taking ShapeRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | National Journal

    ... in the bank at end of 2016 after raising more than $630,000 last year. If the Senate confirms Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as ambassador to China, Reynolds, a Republican, would take his place and could seek a full four-year term in 2018. The Boston ...

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  20. Budget constraints may limit water quality actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Owatonna People's Press

    ... cents of every new penny of revenue into the voter-approved Iowa Water and Land Legacy. GOP Gov. Terry Branstad and Republicans have all but ruled nixed that approach despite the fact they have to cut spending by $100 million during the last six ...

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