Des Moines, IA – Tim Albrecht, who has served as Gov. Branstad’s communications director since November of 2009, is departing the Branstad-Reynolds administration to pursue a new private sector opportunity. Albrecht’s last day will be Friday, December 13. Former Branstad-Reynolds administration deputy communications director Jimmy Centers has been named the new director of communications. “The […]
Following Julian Garrett’s election to the Iowa Senate; Gov. Terry Branstad set January 7, 2014 as the special election date in Iowa House District 25.
Republican Julian Garrett defeated Democrat Mark Davitt 59.8% to 40.1% to win the Iowa Senate District 13 special election.
(Des Moines, IA) Gov. Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will hold their annual public budget hearings, which begin on Friday, November 15, and run through mid-December. The hearings are open to the public and credentialed media. Subsequent hearings will be listed in the weekly Friday public schedules. All public budget hearings will […]
Texas Governor Rick Perry lauded the work of Texas and other “red states” as a model for the nation at the Polk County Republicans Robb Kelly Dinner.
Gov. Branstad announced Iowa Medicaid initiative saved taxpayers $41 million in fiscal year 2013 making the 3-year savings total to $86 million.
(Indianola, IA) State Representative Julian Garrett (R-Indianola) was selected as the Republican nominee in a special nominating convention held Thursday night for Iowa Senate District 13. The seat was vacated after State Senator Kent Sorenson resigned. Iowa Senate District 13 consists of most of Madison and Warren Counties. Garrett won with 2/3 of the delegate […]
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s executive order is a good first step at addressing concerns surrounding the Common Core, but doesn’t end the debate.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad signed Executive Order 83 in order to address growing concern among Iowans over the Common Core State Standards.
Watch Iowa Governor Terry Branstad’s weekly press conference live on 10/13/13 at 9:00a held at the Iowa State Capitol building.
Iowa GOP Chair A.J. Spiker called a nominating convention for Iowa Senate District 13 for Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 7:00p at the American Legion Hall in Indianola, IA.
Gov. Terry E. Branstad today establishing Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, as the special election date in Iowa Senate District 13, which became vacant following Sen. Kent Sorenson’s resignation.