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Terry Branstad's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Terry E. Branstad
Office: Governor (IA), Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for Governor
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
Feb. 13, 2014 Branstad, Reynolds Announce Removal of Barriers for Veterans, Military Spouses Who Want to Teach in Iowa
Jan. 27, 2014 Iowa Business Council Announces Goal of Hiring 2,500 Veterans
Nov. 12, 2013 Governor Branstad Highlights the Advantages of ESOPs
Nov. 12, 2013 Branstad Launches Home Base Iowa in National Effort to Match Veterans with Available Iowa Jobs
July 30, 2013 Skilled Iowa Initiative Recognizes Anniversary Milestones
April 4, 2013 Bransta: Non-Contract Employees to Earn Salary Increase, Contribute 20 Percent of Health Care Costs
Jan. 15, 2013 "Our Opportunity. Our Iowa." Gov. Terry E. Branstad delivers 2013 Condition of the State Address
July 15, 2012 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
June 11, 2012 Skilled Iowa Initiative Launched to Assist Employers and Workers, Stimulate Business Growth
Oct. 4, 2010 Branstad Releases New Television Ad, "Back to Work"
Sept. 24, 2010 Creston News Advertiser - Branstad Talks Jobs at SWCC Stop
Sept. 20, 2010 Culver Acknowledges Failure of I-JOBS Program in Jobs Events 6 Weeks Ahead of Election
Aug. 26, 2010 Oskaloosa Herald - Branstad Promises More Jobs for Iowans
Aug. 24, 2010 KCRG-TV -- Branstad Expands His Job-Creation Ideas
Aug. 24, 2010 Branstad Hopes to IGNITE Iowa's Economic Development Efforts
Aug. 17, 2010 Branstad proposes replacing dysfunctional Department of Economic Development with the Iowa Partnership for Economic Progress
Aug. 3, 2010 BOEYINK: Where is the I-Jobs debt in the latest Moody's report?
Issue Position: Job Creation
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