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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
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
Aug. 23, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama and Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Affordable Care Act Waiver
Aug. 21, 2013 Independent review by former Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Lou Lavorato Shows No Retaliation in Hedlund Case
Aug. 19, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds Announce Second Governor's Bullying Prevention Summit, Video Contest
Aug. 4, 2013 Governor Branstad Selected by Fellow Governors to Serve on the Executive Committee of the National Governors Association
July 30, 2013 Skilled Iowa Initiative Recognizes Anniversary Milestones
July 25, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, House of Representatives, Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate - Farm Bill Passage
July 22, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds Unveil Online Driver's License and ID Renewal
July 18, 2013 Governor Branstad to Lead Trade and Investment Mission to India in September
July 1, 2013 Rolling Billboards to Promote Iowa Destinations, Travel Across State
June 17, 2013 Governor's Office, Iowa DNR announce new mobile apps for outdoor activities
June 13, 2013 Iowa Agrees to Form Sister State with Kosovo
June 12, 2013 Gov. Branstad Signs Largest Tax Cut in Iowa History
June 3, 2013 Branstad Signs Historic Education Reform Into Law
May 23, 2013 Branstad Hails Landmark Session Achievements: Significant Property Tax Relief, Transformational Education Reform, Meaningful Health Modernization that Focuses on Quality Outcomes for Low-Income Patients
May 14, 2013 Iowa Receives $1.2 Million Federal STEM Grant
May 13, 2013 Branstad Names CPA Mary Mosiman as New State Auditor
May 8, 2013 MidAmerican Energy Announces $1.9 Billion Investment in Additional Wind Generation Capacity
April 29, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds Launch "Residential Relief" Calculator to Demonstrate Property Tax Savings for Iowa Homeowners
April 26, 2013 Letter to Chair Carlstrom, Iowa Board of Parole - Rasberry Williams' Commutation
April 23, 2013 Facebook Chooses Iowa for Next Data Center Location
April 17, 2013 Gov. Branstad's Remarks from Today's Media Conference Call
April 11, 2013 Branstad to meet with China President Xi Jinping
April 8, 2013 Governor Releases Findings of the Iowa Demonstration Fund Combined Economic and Fiscal Impact
April 4, 2013 Bransta: Non-Contract Employees to Earn Salary Increase, Contribute 20 Percent of Health Care Costs
April 1, 2013 Gov. Branstad to Lead Governors' Trade Mission to China
March 22, 2013 Lt. Governor Reynolds's Military Children Education Coalition Resolution Receives Overwhelming Support at NLGA Meeting
March 15, 2013 Governor Branstad Urges Eligible Iowans to Take Advantage of Free Tax Prep Program
March 14, 2013 Branstad and Reynolds congratulate Xi Jinping on becoming China's new president
March 12, 2013 Branstad and Reynolds commend Paul Ryan for offering a balanced, sustainable budget
March 11, 2013 Local government officials agree: It's time for property tax reform
March 7, 2013 Branstad releases statement in response to today's decision on the AFSCME contract
March 5, 2013 Governors Fight to Keep Wrestling in Olympics
March 4, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds to implement modernized health care program
Feb. 28, 2013 Branstad issues statement on Iowa's move into the top 10 in the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index®
Feb. 27, 2013 Governors and DOD Achieve Milestone Agreement on Budget Consultative Process
Feb. 11, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds outline educational achievement goals
Jan. 22, 2013 State partnering with Dwolla to provide innovative electronic payment option
Jan. 16, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds fight onerous RICE rule on behalf of Iowans, EPA accepts their alternative
Jan. 15, 2013 "Our Opportunity. Our Iowa." Gov. Terry E. Branstad delivers 2013 Condition of the State Address
Jan. 14, 2013 Branstad, Reynolds, Glass propose reforms to ensure great teaching in every classroom to dramatically raise achievement
Jan. 9, 2013 Branstad releases statement on State Police Officers Council (SPOC) contract agreement
Dec. 28, 2012 Branstad Streamlines Restoration of Voting Rights Application
Dec. 21, 2012 Gov. Branstad asks Iowans to Honor Fallen Americans in Connecticut by Observing a Moment of Silence Friday
Dec. 14, 2012 Letter to Secretary Sebelius
Nov. 30, 2012 Branstad, Reynolds Visit Every County
Nov. 27, 2012 Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds remarks to the Governor's Bullying Prevention Summit
Nov. 16, 2012 Letter to Secretary Sebelius
Nov. 5, 2012 Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds Launch IASourceLink.com
Nov. 1, 2012 Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds Celebrate Another Economic Development Win for Iowa
Oct. 1, 2012 Governor Terry Branstad & Startups Discuss Entrepreneurship & Technology in Iowa at "Tech Townhall"
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