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Terry Branstad's Public Statements

Full Name: Terry E. Branstad
Office: Governor (IA), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Christine; 3 Children: Eric, Allison, Marcus
Birth Date: 11/17/1946
Birth Place: Leland, IA
Home City: Boone, IA
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Reforming Government
Issue Position: Job Creation
July 28, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Highlight Success of STEM Education in Iowa Three Years After the Initiative's Launch
July 25, 2014 Iowa Leaders Call for EPA Action to Restore a Robust RFS
July 24, 2014 Iowa Announces Statewide Launch of Get Skills to Work Coalition
July 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration Crisis
July 23, 2014 Governor Branstad Issues Disaster Proclamation for Louisa County
July 14, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Provide Update on Iowa Teacher and Principal Leadership Symposium
July 9, 2014 Gov. Branstad Takes Additional Action Related to Ongoing Weather Events
June 30, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Launch "Zero Fatalities" Traffic Safety Initiative
June 27, 2014 Howard County Becomes a Home Base Iowa Community
June 26, 2014 Iowa Workforce Development Awarded $6 Million Apprenticeship Job Training Grant
June 23, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds, Iowa HSEMD Update Iowans on Flooding Across the State
June 16, 2014 Gov. Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds Announce New Blockbuster Museum Exhibition Opening June 27
June 10, 2014 Branstad Accepts Three Debate Invitations
June 9, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Celebrate Success of the Skilled Iowa Initiative on Second Anniversary of Its Launch
June 3, 2014 Branstad-Reynolds Statement on Primary Victory
May 27, 2014 Letter to Matt Schultz, Secretary of State of Iowa - Home Base Iowa, Iowa Apprenticeship and Job Training Act
May 27, 2014 Branstad Signs the Iowa Apprenticeship and Job Training Act into Law
May 26, 2014 Gov. Branstad Signs Home Base Iowa Act Into Law
May 19, 2014 Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds Recognize Iowa Student Loan Scholarship Winners for Proven Financial Literacy Skills
May 13, 2014 Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds announce Iowa's National Youth Science Camp Delegation
May 13, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Renew Call for Robust Renewable Fuel Standard
May 7, 2014 Over 1,300 National Service Volunteers Will Help Governor's Goal of Increasing Volunteerism
May 5, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds HSEMD Director Schouten Encourage Storm Readiness
May 1, 2014 Gov. Branstad Releases Statement on Close of 2014 Legislative Session
April 25, 2014 House Democrats Kill Broadband Bill; Play Politics with Iowans' Livelihood and Jobs
April 16, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds and Iowa Insurance Division Protect Iowans from Losing Insurance
March 18, 2014 Iowa Designated All★Vet State by U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
March 13, 2014 Greene County Becomes First Home Base Iowa Community
March 10, 2014 Iowa Tourism Office Launches Ad Campaign, Updated Web Site to Inspire Travel to Iowa
March 6, 2014 Gov. Branstad Joins Lawsuit Opposing a California Law that Discriminates Against Iowa Egg Producers
March 3, 2014 Thirty-nine School Districts Selected for First Teacher Leadership Systems
Feb. 28, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts
Feb. 21, 2014 Gov. Branstad Issues Statement After Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Appeal
Feb. 17, 2014 Branstad Establishes Council to Guide Expansion of National Service
Feb. 13, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Announce Removal of Barriers for Veterans, Military Spouses Who Want to Teach in Iowa
Feb. 10, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Partner with Iowa Finance Authority and Iowa Association of REALTORS to Announce Opportunity for Iowans to Buy a Home, Realize Federal Tax Credit
Feb. 7, 2014 Gov. Branstad, Represented by Iowa Attorney General, Asks the Iowa Supreme Court to Overturn Iowa Juvenile Home Court Decision
Feb. 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assistance to Ease Propane Shortage
Feb. 3, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Applaud Iowa Student Loan, State Entities for New Programs Addressing High Student Debt, Financial Literacy Needs
Jan. 31, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Take Additional Action to Ease Burden of Propane Shortage
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging Action on Propane Shortage
Jan. 27, 2014 Iowa Business Council Announces Goal of Hiring 2,500 Veterans
Jan. 23, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Address "Hearing in the Heartland: Supporting the Renewable Fuel Standard"
Jan. 14, 2014 Gov. Branstad Delivers 2014 Condition of the State: "Iowa is Working"
Jan. 9, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Applaud State Fair Board's Decision
Jan. 8, 2014 Gov. Brandstad Donates Iowa Ham to Food Bank of Iowa, Louisiana Soup Kitchen Following Outback Bowl Wager
Jan. 6, 2014 State of Iowa Expands Government Payment Partnership with Dwolla; Iowa DOT Begins Using Service for IFTA and IRP
Jan. 3, 2014 Governors Heineman and Branstad Celebrate Two-State Regional Economic Development Organization
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