577Aug 2, 2013
National Governors Association, Day 1 Opening Session
Dr. Jeffrey Brenner was the featured speaker at the opening session subject in first day of the National Governors Association summer meeting. He talked about about health care spending, ...
269May 25, 2013
Rededication of Iowa State Memorial
Governor Terry Branstad (R-IA) and former Governor Haley Barbour (R-MS) commemorated the Iowa soldiers who fought and died during the Siege of Vicksburg. They spoke at a rededication of the ...
83Feb 25, 2013
National Governors Association Closing Meeting
National Governors Association members reported on the work of their committees.
This was the business portion of the closing session of the National Governors Association (NGA) 2013 Winter ...
821Feb 24, 2013
State and Business Roles in Disability Employment
Business leaders, disability employment experts, and governors talked about their success stories in employing people with disabilities. Governors detailed their individual state ...
816Feb 24, 2013
States and Education
Frederick Hess and Bryan Hassell talked about ways to support teachers and school leaders. Following their presentations governors discussed their states' practices and reforms on educational ...
58Jan 15, 2013
Iowa State of the State Address
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad (R) delivered an address on the condition of the state to a joint session of the legislature in the Statehouse. He pushed for a plan to cut commercial property ...
844Nov 17, 2012
Senator Marco Rubio at Iowa Governor Branstad Fundraiser
Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) delivered the keynote adress at a political fundraiser for Iowa Republican Governor Terry Branstad. The governor’s “2nd annual 65th birthday party” ...
335Aug 13, 2012
Paul Ryan Remarks at Iowa State Fair
Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan visited the Iowa State Fair and spoke at the Des Moines Register's soapbox area.
145Jul 15, 2012
Terry Branstad and Medicaid Expansion
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad talked about the expansion of Medicaid and whether state governors will choose to implement the expansion. Topics included the recent discussion of Mitt ...
1,777Jul 14, 2012
National Governors Association Meeting, Health and Human Services Committee
The Health and Human Services Committee of the National Governors' Association met to discuss health care and health policy issues facing states. A primary topic of conversation was health care ...
338Feb 27, 2012
National Governors Association Closing Session
Governors at the closing session talked about and voted on National Governors Association committee policies.
290Feb 26, 2012
Role of the National Guard
Panelists talked about the changing role of the National Guard, and federal-state cooperation in providing homeland defense and public safety. Among the topics they addressed were federal and ...
64Jan 10, 2012
Iowa State of the State Address
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad (R) gave his annual state of the state address.
78Jan 2, 2012
Governor Branstad on the Iowa Republican Caucuses
Governor Terry Branstad (R-IA) talked from Des Moines about the Iowa Republican presidential caucuses being held the next day. Topics included whether he intends to endorse a candidate in the ...
181Dec 1, 2011
Republican Governors and State Policies
Republican governors elected in 2010 focused on their initiatives in their first year in office. They talked about their successes at the state level and how federal officials could learn from ...
279Aug 13, 2011
Iowa Straw Poll
Reid Wilson talked about what to watch in the Iowa straw poll. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Mike Glover talked by telephone about the nuts and bolts ...
2,482Aug 13, 2011
Iowa Republican Straw Poll
Candidates for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination and others spoke before the voting began at the Republican Party Iowa Straw Poll held at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. It ...
725Jul 29, 2011
Newsmakers with Governor Terry Branstad
Governor Terry Branstad (R-IA) talked about the Iowa straw poll scheduled for Aug. 13 and the Republican field of candidates, as well as economic issues and the role of the next year’s ...
368Jul 15, 2011
U.S.-China Governors Forum
U.S. governors and Chinese provincial governors talked about ways to strengthen the U.S.-China relationship. Among the topics addressed were potential cooperation in bilateral trade and ...
344Jun 20, 2011
Governors Summit on Job Creation and Economic Growth
State governors and business leaders spoke about different approaches for encouraging job creation and economic growth. They also focused on the general state of the U.S. economy and steps ...
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