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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
Dec. 5, 2011 Survey Results Show Broad Consensus on Reform Goals Put forward by Branstad, Reynolds
Nov. 4, 2011 Gov. Branstad Announces Iowa's Withdrawal from Missouri River Association of States and Tribes
Nov. 3, 2011 Gov. Branstad, Sec. Northey Call on U.S. Labor Department to Extend Comment Period on Regulations Regarding Young People in Agriculture
Oct. 17, 2011 Letter to Members of the US House and US Senate Missouri River Working Groups
Oct. 7, 2011 Governor Branstad Appeals FEMA Denial of Individual Assistance
Oct. 3, 2011 Branstad-Reynolds Administration's Blueprint Unveils Vision for Iowa's Education Remodel
Sept. 1, 2011 Gov. Branstad Encourages Postmaster General to Consider Numerous Options to Close Budget Gap
Aug. 29, 2011 Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds Announce State Partnership with Google to Assist Iowa Businesses Online
Aug. 22, 2011 FEMA Activates Remaining Permanent Work Categories for the Public Assistance Program for Counties Affected by Missouri River Flood
Aug. 19, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John McHugh Secretary of the Army
Aug. 18, 2011 Governors Applaud Plan to Coordinate State and Federal Military Responses During
Aug. 5, 2011 Iowa Federal Assistance Denied, Branstad Vows Appeal to FEMA
Aug. 1, 2011 Gov. Branstad to Lead Economic Development Trip to Chicago; Stresses Need for Property Tax Reform
July 27, 2011 Gov. Branstad requests President Obama to declare Major Disaster for Public Assistance
July 26, 2011 Gov. Branstad Signs Executive Order 74; Creates Governor's STEM Advisory Council
July 26, 2011 Gov. Branstad's Closing Remarks at Iowa Education Summit
June 30, 2011 Gov. Branstad Issues Statement on Close of 2011 Session
June 27, 2011 President Obama Authorizes Presidential Disaster for Six Iowa Counties
June 18, 2011 Gov. Branstad Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for Public Assistance for Six Iowa Counties
June 15, 2011 Negotiations Take Step Back as Senate Democrats Continue Push to Spend More Money
June 12, 2011 Branstad Focuses on Creating Jobs in Iowa, Stresses Property Tax Reform Will Occur this Legislative Session
May 31, 2011 Lt. Gov. Reynolds to Lead Upcoming Trade Mission, Branstad Remains to Negotiate Budget
May 27, 2011 Senate Democrats Walk Away from Budget Negotiations; Decide to Abandon Critical Work of the Legislature; Avoid Work Iowans Sent Them Here to Do
May 23, 2011 Gov. Branstad Co-Writes Letter to Washington Leaders; Urges President Obama and Congress to Expand Trade to Grow Iowa's Economy
May 9, 2011 Branstad, Reynolds Tax Plan Prevents Looming $1.3 Billion Property Tax Hike
May 6, 2011 President Obama Authorizes Presidential Disaster Declaration for Six Iowa Counties
May 2, 2011 Gov. Branstad Issues Statement on the Death of Osama bin Laden
April 21, 2011 Gov. Terry E. Branstad Signs SF 209
April 12, 2011 Branstad Vetoes Send Clear Message on a Return to Responsible Budgeting, with a Focus on Predictability, Stability
April 11, 2011 Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds Outline Vision for Mental Health Reform in Iowa
April 4, 2011 Branstad to Sign Executive Order 72 Rescinding Burdensome "RICE" Rule
April 4, 2011 Branstad Releases Statement on Standoff in Keokuk County
March 30, 2011 Gov. Terry E. Branstad Praises House for Passing Two-Year Transportation Budget
March 21, 2011 Branstad, Reynolds, Brig. General Hill Remind Iowans of Dangers of Spring Flooding
March 18, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama - World Energy Costs
March 17, 2011 Branstad announces State Partnership Program between Iowa and Republic of Kosovo
March 11, 2011 Branstad Releases Statement on Devastating Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan
March 7, 2011 Gov. Branstad Signs Executive Order Requiring Jobs Impact Statement on Government Rules and Regulations
Feb. 28, 2011 Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds Announce Two Trade Promotion Trips to Asia
Feb. 24, 2011 Letter to Secretary of Defense Robert Gates
Feb. 23, 2011 Branstad names Iowa Court of Appeals Judge Edward Mansfield to the Iowa Supreme Court
Feb. 23, 2011 Branstad names Iowa District Court Judge Bruce Zager to the Iowa Supreme Court
Feb. 23, 2011 Branstad names Thomas Waterman to the Iowa Supreme Court
Feb. 14, 2011 Branstad Administration Unveils Iowa Preschool Program
Feb. 9, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Secreatary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Jan. 27, 2011 Gov. Branstad's Budget and Program Presentation before the Iowa General Assembly, January 27, 2011
Jan. 20, 2011 Branstad Praises House Passage of Taxpayers First Act
Jan. 18, 2011 Gov. Branstad Signs on to Health Care Lawsuit on Behalf of Iowans
Jan. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Representative Pelosi and Secretary Sebelius:
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