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Stories with person: Terry Branstad
  • Branstad reiterates he cannot cut Planned Parenthood funding 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 12:23 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad has reiterated he does not have the legal authority to stop a Planned Parenthood affiliate in Iowa from receiving state funding, despite public calls to do so from presidential hopeful Bobby Jindal and others.

  • Branstad announces plan to increase skilled labor in Iowa 
    Updated: Oct-05-15 11:46 am

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds have announced an initiative to increase skilled labor in Iowa, but it's unclear how much the plan would cost or how it would be funded.

  • Judge upholds Iowa law disqualifying felons from voting 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 12:30 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa - An Iowa judge upheld a state law that disqualifies felons from voting but said the state Supreme Court needs to sort out the confusion it caused last year when it ruled not all felons are automatically disenfranchised.

  • US, Chinese governors to meet in Seattle 
    Updated: Sep-18-15 3:34 pm

    SEATTLE - Five governors from U.S. states will meet with Chinese counterparts Tuesday to discuss clean technology and economic development as part of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Seattle.