Governor Terry E. Branstad's Public Statements


Full Name: Terry E. Branstad
Current Office: Governor, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last 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
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Issue Position: Reforming Government Issue Position: Job Creation 8/18/14 Ames Tribune - Braley Seeks to Draw Contrast with Ernst at ISU Research Farm 8/14/14 Branstad's, Reynolds' Proposal Wins NGA Grant to Advance Innovative Education and Workforce Development Initiatives 7/29/14 Branstad-Reynolds Launch Veterans Coalition 7/28/14 Branstad, Reynolds Highlight Success of STEM Education in Iowa Three Years After the Initiative's Launch 7/25/14 Iowa Leaders Call for EPA Action to Restore a Robust RFS 7/24/14 Iowa Announces Statewide Launch of Get Skills to Work Coalition 7/24/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Immigration Crisis 7/23/14 Governor Branstad Issues Disaster Proclamation for Louisa County 7/14/14 Branstad, Reynolds Provide Update on Iowa Teacher and Principal Leadership Symposium 7/09/14 Gov. Branstad Takes Additional Action Related to Ongoing Weather Events 6/30/14 Branstad, Reynolds Launch "Zero Fatalities" Traffic Safety Initiative 6/27/14 Howard County Becomes a Home Base Iowa Community 6/26/14 Iowa Workforce Development Awarded $6 Million Apprenticeship Job Training Grant 6/23/14 Branstad, Reynolds, Iowa HSEMD Update Iowans on Flooding Across the State 6/16/14 Gov. Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds Announce New Blockbuster Museum Exhibition Opening June 27 6/10/14 Branstad Accepts Three Debate Invitations 6/09/14 Branstad, Reynolds Celebrate Success of the Skilled Iowa Initiative on Second Anniversary of Its Launch 6/03/14 Branstad-Reynolds Statement on Primary Victory 5/27/14 Branstad Signs the Iowa Apprenticeship and Job Training Act into Law 5/27/14 Letter to Matt Schultz, Secretary of State of Iowa - Home Base Iowa, Iowa Apprenticeship and Job Training Act 5/26/14 Gov. Branstad Signs Home Base Iowa Act Into Law 5/19/14 Gov. Branstad, Lt. Gov. Reynolds Recognize Iowa Student Loan Scholarship Winners for Proven Financial Literacy Skills 5/13/14 Branstad, Reynolds Renew Call for Robust Renewable Fuel Standard 5/13/14 Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds announce Iowa's National Youth Science Camp Delegation 5/07/14 Over 1,300 National Service Volunteers Will Help Governor's Goal of Increasing Volunteerism 5/05/14 Branstad, Reynolds HSEMD Director Schouten Encourage Storm Readiness 5/01/14 Gov. Branstad Releases Statement on Close of 2014 Legislative Session 4/25/14 House Democrats Kill Broadband Bill; Play Politics with Iowans' Livelihood and Jobs 4/16/14 Branstad, Reynolds and Iowa Insurance Division Protect Iowans from Losing Insurance 3/18/14 Iowa Designated All★Vet State by U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation 3/13/14 Greene County Becomes First Home Base Iowa Community 3/10/14 Iowa Tourism Office Launches Ad Campaign, Updated Web Site to Inspire Travel to Iowa 3/06/14 Gov. Branstad Joins Lawsuit Opposing a California Law that Discriminates Against Iowa Egg Producers 3/03/14 Thirty-nine School Districts Selected for First Teacher Leadership Systems 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts 2/21/14 Gov. Branstad Issues Statement After Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Appeal 2/17/14 Branstad Establishes Council to Guide Expansion of National Service 2/13/14 Branstad, Reynolds Announce Removal of Barriers for Veterans, Military Spouses Who Want to Teach in Iowa 2/10/14 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 2/07/14 Gov. Branstad, Represented by Iowa Attorney General, Asks the Iowa Supreme Court to Overturn Iowa Juvenile Home Court Decision 2/04/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Assistance to Ease Propane Shortage 2/03/14 Branstad, Reynolds Applaud Iowa Student Loan, State Entities for New Programs Addressing High Student Debt, Financial Literacy Needs 1/31/14 Branstad, Reynolds Take Additional Action to Ease Burden of Propane Shortage 1/27/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Urging Action on Propane Shortage 1/27/14 Iowa Business Council Announces Goal of Hiring 2,500 Veterans 1/23/14 Branstad, Reynolds Address "Hearing in the Heartland: Supporting the Renewable Fuel Standard" 1/14/14 Gov. Branstad Delivers 2014 Condition of the State: "Iowa is Working" 1/09/14 Branstad, Reynolds Applaud State Fair Board's Decision