Posts Tagged ‘Terry Branstad’

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Kevin’s Korner: My Christmas List for the Political World

Greetings and welcome to Kevin’s Korner. And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. It is the Christmas season and I’m in the giving mood. I’v...
by Kevin Hall

Ames Straw Poll

State Central Committee Members Favor Keeping Ames Straw Poll

Although Iowa Governor Terry Branstad believes the Ames Straw Poll has out lived its usefulness, it appears the majority of the Republican Party of Iowa’s State Central Committee favors keeping the event. Ultimately, it is th...
by Kevin Hall


Interstates Want a Piece of an Increased Gas Tax Too

Increasing Iowa’s gas tax wasn’t much of an issue in Governor Terry Branstad’s re-election campaign in 2014, but it’s obvious that Iowans are going to be expected to shoulder some sort of tax increase when the state leg...
by Craig Robinson


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Former A.G. Candidate Adam Gregg Appointed State Public Defender; Ketzner Named Legislative Liaison

Throughout his campaign to become Iowa’s attorney general, Adam Gregg promised to be a voice for Iowans. Despite failing to pull off an upset victory in that race, Gregg will have the opportunity to live up to that promise in...
by Kevin Hall

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Branstad-Reynolds Inauguration Ceremony and Ball Set for Jan. 16

(URBANDALE, Iowa) – Today, Governor Terry Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds are proud to announce the details for the 2015 Inauguration. The inauguration will take place on January 16 at the Community Choice Credi...
by The Iowa Republican


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Branstad sets House District 4 special election for January 6, 2015

(DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry Branstad today signed a proclamation directing a special election to be held on Jan. 6, 2015, for Iowa House District 4, following the passing of State Rep. Dwayne Alons. House District 4 is in Sio...
by The Iowa Republican