Terry Branstad

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Perry Avoids 2016 Talk In Iowa

Gov. Rick Perry returned to Iowa for a visit that he said was focused on helping the state’s governor seek re-election — and not on a potential 2016 presidential bid of his own.


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Governors Urge Consumers To Rethink ‘Pink Slime’

The main producer of ‘pink slime’ and the politicians defending the company will have a hard time persuading consumers to accept the product.


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Iowa Gov., U.S. Ag. Secretary Launch Pink Slime Promotion Effort

Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad and U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack say they are launching a campaign against “misinformation” about a beef product known as pink slime.