Posts With Keyword ‘Governor Terry Branstad’

Emergency Medical Services Week

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has declared next week as Emergency Medical Services Week.  

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Flags at Half Staff this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has ordered all flags across the state to be flown at half-staff this weekend.  

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Governor Orders Flags to Fly at Half-Staff This Weekend

Posted: Friday, April 8th, 2011 at 6:31 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has ordered all flags in the state of Iowa to be flown at half-staff beginning at noon today until Monday morning at 8:00.

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Firefighter Training Funding on Chopping Block

Posted: Monday, March 7th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Iowa Fire Service Training Bureau is in danger of losing funding if Governor Terry Branstad’s budget proposal passes. 

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Flood Awareness Month

Posted: Sunday, March 6th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The month of March has been declared Flood Awareness Month by Governor Terry Branstad saying “It is important for Iowans to know the steps they can take to protect themselves and their property from future flood events.”  

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Preschool Funding Affects Programs

Posted: Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has proposed a scholarship of $3,000 for Iowa parents to help cover a year’s worth of preschool tuition for their 4-year-old children. 

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State Supreme Court Nominees Have Second Interviews

Posted: Thursday, February 10th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Brandstad has started his interview process with nine nominees for the state supreme court. 

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Proposed Tax Hike Would Hurt Riverside Casino

Posted: Saturday, February 5th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Governor Terry Branstad released a budget proposal last week to increase casino taxes from 22 percent to 36 percent. 

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Reaction to Governor Branstad’s Budget Speech

Posted: Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has released information on the state budget and Senator Sandy Greiner says two important things were revealed.

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Zero Education Budget Growth Bad For Iowa

Posted: Thursday, January 27th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Governor Terry Branstad will be announcing today that Iowa schools will not be allowed to have budgetary growth for the next two years.

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Preschool Debate Rages on

Posted: Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 6:24 am

State funded preschool is one of the programs that might be going to the chopping block.

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Changes in Teacher Pay Might be Coming

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The man Governor Terry Branstad wants to become Iowa’s next Department of Education Director has some controversial ideas on teacher pay.

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